Usually, most cleft palate patients treated adequately at their primary stage will have satisfactory speech. However, for those of them who don’t, a secondary palatoplasty will have to be done and that brings their speech almost like a normal individual.
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One of the most indispensable skill set of a maxillofacial surgeon is that required for facial trauma cases. Simply put, trauma is a physical injury which can be due to various reasons, most commonly road traffic accidents, physical assaults, sports injuries and so [ + ]
Cleft lip palate patients and flat face
Very frequently cleft lip and palate patients come to us with a complaint of a flat face, more particularly flat cheeks. This is because in cleft lip and palate patients the growth of the midface fails to [ + ]
It is always the goal of the doctor to provide the treatment which has the least negative effects on the patient and maximum benefit and is minimally morbid. Our patient was a 25yr old female who was dissatisfied with her appearance [ + ]
Gingiva commonly known as the gums ,can become swollen either all throughout the upper and lower arches or in only a particular region. When it’s a generalized swelling it’s called gingivitis and when its limited to a specific region it’s called an epulis.
An epulis can [ + ]