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Amateur Soccer has high rate of head & mouth Fractures

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Amateur soccer is responsible for a surprisingly high number of fractures and other significant injuiries to the mouth, jaw and face according to a recent article in The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. Most of the injuries in the study were suffered by mean 18-24. Dental fractures are the most common injuries suffered by soccer players followed by fractures of the mandible.