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Our experiences managing a rare cranio-orbital cleft.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18520406     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A unilateral upper lateral orbital cleft, fitting the description of the extremely rare Tessier cleft number 9 is reported. The management and surgery of this patient are discussed, and the relevant literature is reviewed. The usefulness of three-dimensional computed tomography reconstructions and plastic models in planning the surgery is discussed.
Authors:
Sami A Al-Ani; Michelle B Locke; Martin Rees; Tristan M de Chalain
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of craniofacial surgery     Volume:  19     ISSN:  1049-2275     ISO Abbreviation:  J Craniofac Surg     Publication Date:  2008 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-06-03     Completed Date:  2008-08-26     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9010410     Medline TA:  J Craniofac Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  819-22     Citation Subset:  D    
Affiliation:
Craniofacial Unit, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Middlemore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bone Transplantation
Coloboma
Craniofacial Abnormalities / radiography,  surgery*
Craniotomy / methods*
Eyelids / abnormalities
Frontal Bone / abnormalities
Humans
Imaging, Three-Dimensional
Infant
Iris / abnormalities
Male
Models, Anatomic
Orbit / abnormalities*
Parietal Bone / abnormalities
Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods

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