Transverse facial cleft: A series of 17 cases


INTRODUCTION Transverse facial cleft (Tessier type 7) or congenital macrostomia is a rare congenital anomaly seldom occurring alone and is frequently associated with deformities of the structures developing from the first and second branchial arches. The reported incidence of No. 7 cleft varies from 1 in 60,000 to 1 in 300,000 live births. MATERIAL AND… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0970-0358.90815