Nasoalveolar Moldıng And Presurgıcal Columella Elongatıon In Bılateral Clefts Of The Lıp, Alveolus And Palate -Part 2. -


  • Ayşe Tuba Altuğ
  • Barry Grayson
  • Court Cutting

Turk J Orthod 2004;17(3):339-346

The purpose of this review are to present the alveolar and nasal molding technique that reduces the severity of the deformity and helps to achieve better and more stable results after the primary lip closure operation in bilateral cleft lip and palate babies.

Keywords: bilateral cleft lip and palate, nasoalveolar molding, columella elongation, infant orthopedics