A direct approach to the more severely deformed cleft lip nose.

  • Hannes Ecker
  • Published 1981 in Plastic and reconstructive surgery

Abstract

Extending the external incision onto the external aspect of the cleft lip nose directly exposes the tip cartilages, which can then be completely elevated, repositioned, and reshaped. The expanded skin allows redraping to the desired contour.

Cite this paper

@article{Ecker1981ADA, title={A direct approach to the more severely deformed cleft lip nose.}, author={Hannes Ecker}, journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery}, year={1981}, volume={67 3}, pages={369-74} }