Kashmir: Zygomatico fracture operated upon first time in peripheral hospital

The Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir (DHSK) on Thursday said that a zygomatico fracture was operated for the first time in a peripheral hospital in Kashmir.
Kashmir: Zygomatico fracture operated upon first time in peripheral hospital
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The Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir (DHSK) on Thursday said that a zygomatico fracture was operated for the first time in a peripheral hospital in Kashmir.

"First time in any institution under Directorate of Health, Services Kashmir that a Maxillofacial trauma, a case of Zygomatico complex fracture was operated upon by Dental Unit of District Hospital Budgam as on 12/11/2016," said a spokesman.

He said the fracture was reduced and fixed using mini plates. "The patient is doing well post operatively," he said.

The surgery under the logistic support from Dr Ibrahim Makaya , MS DH Budgam was performed by Dr Manzoor (Maxillofacilal Surgeon), Dr Sanjeet Singh (Consultant,OM), Sartaj and Snober (Dental Technicians).

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