Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences

TEACHING IMAGES
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 298--299

Complete bilateral cleft lip and palate with protruding premaxilla: A multidisciplinary approach


Shafees Koya1, Akhter Husain1, Mustafa Khader2 
1 Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Yenepoya Dental College, Yenepoya University, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
2 Kanachur Institute of Craniofacial Anomalies, Kanachur Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalore, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Shafees Koya
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Yenepoya Dental College, Yenepoya University, Mangalore, Karnataka
India

Cleft lip and palate constitutes one of the most common congenital anomalies. It causes a wide range of functional as well as esthetic problems. A cleft child's life becomes challenging with a lot of sociopsychological problems which require tremendous support, motivation, and a definite treatment protocol by a craniofacial team in a multidisciplinary approach. Here is a report of one such child who was treated with a multidisciplinary approach by our craniofacial team.


How to cite this article:
Koya S, Husain A, Khader M. Complete bilateral cleft lip and palate with protruding premaxilla: A multidisciplinary approach.Arch Med Health Sci 2018;6:298-299


How to cite this URL:
Koya S, Husain A, Khader M. Complete bilateral cleft lip and palate with protruding premaxilla: A multidisciplinary approach. Arch Med Health Sci [serial online] 2018 [cited 2021 Mar 6 ];6:298-299
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