Interdisciplinary approach to treat unilateral Cleft lip and palate – A Case Report
European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine,
2020, Volume 7, Issue 1, Pages 4502-4504
AbstractRehabilitation of cleft lip and palate usually requires a team approach which includes a Plastic Surgeon, Orthodontist, Speech Therapist, Pediatrician and a Prosthodontist. Presurgical Nasoalveolar Molding (PNAM) involve correcting lip segments, lower lateral alar cartilages, and alveolar cleft segments. In present case report we have used an extraoral appliance for the reduction of unilateral cleft lip and palate.
Key words: Presurgical Nasoalveolar Molding (PNAM), cleft lip and palate, headgear.
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