J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg 2020; 46(1): 70~77
Osteogenesis imperfecta and combined orthodontics and orthognathic surgery: a case report on two siblings
Dong-Young Kim1, Unbong Baik2, Ju-Hong Jeon1
1Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Asan Medical Center, 2Private Clinic, Seoul, Korea
Ju-Hong Jeon
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Asan Medical Center, 88 Olympic-ro 43-gil, Songpa-gu, Seoul 05505, Korea
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Received July 10, 2019; Revised August 23, 2019; Accepted September 11, 2019.; Published online February 29, 2020.
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Osteogenesis imperfecta is a heterogeneous group of connective tissue diseases that is predominantly characterized by bone fragility and skeletal deformity. Two siblings with undiagnosed type I osteogenesis imperfecta underwent orthognathic surgery for the treatment of facial asymmetry and mandibular prognathism. The authors report two cases of combined orthodontics and orthognathic surgery in patients with type I osteogenesis imperfecta, mandibular prognathism, and facial asymmetry.
Keywords: Osteogenesis imperfecta, Orthognathic surgery

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