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Guerin’s sign reflecting pterygoid plate dysjunction
  1. Vaibhav Sahni
  1. Department of Medical Health and Family Welfare, Government of Uttarakhand, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248013, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Vaibhav Sahni, Department of Medical Health and Family Welfare, Government of Uttarakhand, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248013, India; vaibhi{at}icloud.com

Abstract

A case of panfacial trauma is reported comprising of multiple facial fractures and a clearly evident Guerin’s sign along with an oronasal communication. The case reinforces the importance of recognising this sign and its classical presentation.

  • maxillofacial trauma
  • guerin’s sign
  • midface fracture
  • palatal fracture
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  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Ethics approval Due ethics clearance and patient permission were obtained prior to reporting the findings.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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