What is a cleft lip?
Cleft lip is a congenital deformity of the upper lip where there is a gap known as a cleft due to which the skin, the muscle may be missing. It can also involve the gums. Sometimes it involves [ + ]
Cleft lip and palate is one of the most common anomalies of the face that occurs since birth. Cleft of the lip can extend till the nose(complete cleft lip) or involve only the lip(incomplete cleft lip). If left unrepaired it causes difficulty in sucking and [ + ]