Symptomatic venous thromboembolism after orthognathic operations: An audit Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • We report the incidence of symptomatic venous thromboembolism confirmed by venography after 129 consecutive orthognathic operations between 1998 and 2002. Two patients developed deep vein thromboses (DVT) and there were no symptomatic pulmonary emboli.

publication date

  • October 2006