cheiloplasty


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cheiloplasty

 [ki´lo-plas″te]
plastic surgery of the lip.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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]
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cheiloplasty

or

chiloplasty

(kī′lə-plăs′tē)
n.
Plastic surgery of the lips.
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chei·lo·plas·ty

, chiloplasty (kī'lō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the lips.
[cheilo- + G. plastos, formed]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

chei·lo·plas·ty

, chiloplasty (kī'lō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the lips.
[cheilo- + G. plastos, formed]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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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 1.8 kg, owing to advances in neonatology, paediatric anaesthesia and surgery, low weight was less of a contraindication to surgery.
In conclusion, the present study showed that Ropivacaine is a better alternative to bupivacaine for administration of infra-orbital nerve block for post-operative analgesia in children undergoing cheiloplasty.
Rhytidectomy (face-lift) Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) Browlift Rhinoplasty ("nose job") Otoplasty (correction of ear deformity) Skin resurfacing (chemical peel, laser, or dermabrasion) Volume regeneration (e.g., fat or fillers) Chemical denervation (e.g., botulinum toxin) Cheiloplasty (lip augmentation) Implants (e.g., chin or cheek) Submentoplasty (correction of waddles beneath the chin) Liposuction/contouring TABLE 2.