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Cleft palate surgery

Cleft palate surgery

Cleft palate surgery: Cleft palate surgery is designed to close the separation in the soft and/or hard palate, which correspond to the back of the mouth and the roof of the mouth, respectively.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Cleft palate surgery

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Cleft palate surgery:

Anesthetic Requirements for Cleft palate surgery

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Cleft palate surgery may include:

Procedure Complications: Cleft palate surgery

Possible surgical complications of Cleft palate surgery may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Cleft palate surgery

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is excellent.

Cleft palate surgery: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Cleft palate surgery: Three to four weeks.

Cleft palate surgery: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Cleft palate surgery) include:

  • Palatoplasty
  • Von Langenbeck procedure for cleft palate
  • Furlow procedure for cleft palate
  • Three-flap/V-Y procedure for cleft palate
  • Vomer flap for cleft palate

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