Year : 2020  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 72-76

Tessier 4 right-sided orofacial cleft deformity with associated congenital limb anomalies − a case report and literature review

1 Department of Surgery, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
2 Lautech Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria

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Dr. S Ilori Oluwatosin
Lautech Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso, Oyo State
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/njps.njps_3_20

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To report the case of a four year old girl with Tessier 4 right-sided orofacial cleft deformity, type I left cleft foot and hypoplastic right thumb. The patient presented with right-sided congenital orofacial defect, left foot defect and abnormally small right thumb noticed at birth. The pregnancy, labor and delivery periods were uneventful. She subsequently had repair of the orofacial cleft and the cleft foot defects. The post-operative period was uneventful. The patient is currently being followed up in the clinic. Tessier 4 cleft, though a rare orofacial cleft deformity may occasionally be associated with other congenital anomalies as it is found in the index case.

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