Comparison of three incisions to repair complete unilateral cleft lip.

  title={Comparison of three incisions to repair complete unilateral cleft lip.},
  author={Srinivas Gosla Reddy and Rajgopal R. Reddy and Ewald Maria Bronkhorst and Rajendra Prasad and Anne Marie Kuijpers Jagtman and Stefaan Jozef Berg{\'e}},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={125 4},
BACKGROUND The incision design for correcting a unilateral cleft lip is important because all subsequent stages of surgery depend on the access and maneuverability of the incision. This prospective cohort study compares the aesthetic and functional outcomes of three different skin incisions for primary unilateral cleft lip repair. METHODS Patients with complete unilateral cleft lips (n = 1200) were enrolled and divided into three groups of 400 patients. Each group of patients was operated on… CONTINUE READING