Anterior Nasal Floor
Site from where tissue can be utilized to repair the anterior nasal floor
Anterior nasal floor repair in an unilateral CLAP.
When positioning the anterior nasal flap, the epithelial layer is turned towards the nasal cavity (for caudally-based vomer flap)
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