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Facial Trauma is also referred to as maxillofacial trauma that happens because of soft tissue injuries in the facial region. These could be due to both external and internal factors. Facial injuries due to accidents, damage to skin due to burns, etc. all form a part of this trauma. The same is physically evident in the facial structure with bruising, swelling, etc.
HOW IS FACIAL TRAUMA DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosing the facial trauma involves a thorough physical examination by a general physician who may suggest an x-ray to identify any major or minor fractures. Accordingly treatment plan will be initiated.
HOW IS FACIAL TRAUMA TREATED?
Surgery is done if the injury prevents normal functioning or causes a major deformity.
The goal of treatment is to:
• Control bleeding
• Create a clear airway
• Treat the fracture and fix broken bone segments
• Prevent scars, if possible
• Prevent long-term double vision or sunken eyes or cheekbones
• Rule out other injuries
DID YOU KNOW?
Facial trauma could also be a warning sign of domestic abuse or physical violence and hence it could require legal interference too.