cheiloplasty


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cheiloplasty

 [ki´lo-plas″te]
plastic surgery of the lip.

chei·lo·plas·ty

(kī'lō-plas'tē),
Reconstructive survery of the lips, usually denoting repair of congenital unilateral, bilateral, or median clefts.
[cheilo- + G. plastos, formed]

cheiloplasty

/chei·lo·plas·ty/ (ki´lo-plas″te) surgical repair of a defect of the lip.

cheiloplasty

or

chiloplasty

(kī′lə-plăs′tē)
n.
Plastic surgery of the lips.

cheiloplasty

[kī′ləplas′tē]
Etymology: Gk, cheilos, lip, plassein, to mold
surgical correction of a defect of the lip.

chei·lo·plas·ty

, chiloplasty (kī'lō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the lips.
[cheilo- + G. plastos, formed]

chei·lo·plas·ty

, chiloplasty (kī'lō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the lips.
[cheilo- + G. plastos, formed]

cheiloplasty (kī´əplastē),

n corrective surgery or restoration of the lips.

cheiloplasty

surgical repair of a lip defect.

anti-drool cheiloplasty
suspension of the lower lip to the inside of the upper cheek by a mucosal flap to reduce the leakage of saliva and food in dogs with excessive lip folds or denervated lower lip.
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This study sample of 23 neonates without mortality and minimal morbidity has convinced us that neonatal cheiloplasty is safe; [8] although the smallest patient weighed only 1.
Threedimensional comparison between the palatal forms in complete unilateral cleft lip and palate with and without Hotz Plate from Cheiloplasty to palatoplasty.
We highlighted the benefits of AlloDerm as a facial sling and in scar revision, rhinoplasty, nasal septal perforation repair, eyelid reconstruction, cheiloplasty and soft tissue correction.