Cleft Lip Repair: The Hybrid Subunit Method.

  title={Cleft Lip Repair: The Hybrid Subunit Method.},
  author={Travis T Tollefson},
  journal={Facial plastic surgery : FPS},
  volume={32 2},
  • T. Tollefson
  • Published 1 April 2016
  • Medicine
  • Facial plastic surgery : FPS
The unilateral cleft lip repair is one of the most rewarding and challenging of plastic surgery procedures. Surgeons have introduced a variety of straight line, geometric, and rotation-advancement designs, while in practice the majority of North American surgeons have been using hybrids of the rotation-advancement techniques. The anatomic subunit approach was introduced in 2005 by Fisher and has gained popularity, with early adopters of the design touting its simplicity and effectiveness. The… 
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