Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Training sessions: Revision-*5 Principles of bilateral lip repair

• The secret of success in the field of
aesthetic cleft lip surgery:
• 1.Symmetry
• 2.Primary muscle continuity
• 3.Proper philtral size and shape
• 4.Formation of the median tubercle
from lateral labial elements
• 5.Primary positioning of the lower
nasal cartilages to form the nasal tip
and columella.

• *J B MullikenCurrent Surgical management of bilateral
cleft lip in North America, Childrens Boston,
PRS129:1347, 2012 June
• Prof John B Mulliken, Harvard
Childrens Hospital MA

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