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SURGICAL PROCEDURES One step repair (= one general anaesthetic procedure only): Lip and columella are repaired in one go Two steps repair (= two general anaesthetic procedures): Lip reconstruction (1st procedure) and Cronin columella reconstruction (2nd procedure)

Columella repair - Intranasal skin flap is derived from the intermediate crus of the lower lateral nasal cartilage - Closure of the median cleft lip by means of a straight line closure, red-lipskin triangle and upper lip triangle Connection in the form of a triangular wedge between the cleft lip and created columella (Incisional area

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Book: Cleft Ultimate Treatment -- Oro-facial and Cranio-maxillo-facial Deformities (Second Edition) Authors: Dr. Kurt Butow and Dr. Roger Z...

Cleft Ultimate Treatment  

Book: Cleft Ultimate Treatment -- Oro-facial and Cranio-maxillo-facial Deformities (Second Edition) Authors: Dr. Kurt Butow and Dr. Roger Z...

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