Patients with isolated, laterally displaced Zygomatic bone fracture determined on clinical and radiographic findings (Waters' view, Caldwell's posterior-anterior view).
Patients with zygomatic bone fracture displaced in other directions but more than 15 days old.
Comminuted zygomatic bone fracture
Gun shot injuries
Medically unfit for surgery, who are unfit to undergo General Anesthesia as evident from pre operative anesthetic evaluation
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pregnancy, heart-, pulmonal-, liver- and kidney disease, chronic pain syndrom
nursing, drug addiction, recent operations, and diseases like heart, metabolism, CNS, infectious, circulation, systemic, malignant and immune system affecting diseases as well as blood coagulation disorders and allergic reactions to pharmaceuticals and antibiotics