hare lip

hare lip

A lay term for the appearance caused by a badly repaired CLEFT LIP.
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Abner himself avowed his complete innocence, and told the neighbors how a red-haired man with a hare lip and a pepper-and- salt suit of clothes had called him up one morning about daylight and offered to swap him a good sleigh for an old cider press he had layin' out in the dooryard.
The aesthetic treatment of hare lip with a description of a new operation for the more scientific remedy of the deformity.
A cleft palate, say, or a hare lip can be accepted as reasons to abort.
Anton had been born with a cleft palate and a double hare lip and, by the time he'd become a teenager, countless operations had left him with a noticeable deformity," she said.
Update: Jasper the tan Staffordshire bull terrier with the hare lip is still looking for a home from our Claremont Road shelter.
The attacker - who has a hare lip and was wearing a green jacket, sunglasses and a backpack - spotted the children on the beach and tried to grope the girl.
that I was born with a hare lip and a cleft palate.
She still needs constant care and feeding and faces an operation in future to correct a hare lip.
In October, she wrote, an almost full-term baby was aborted because it was diagnosed, prenatally, with a hare lip, something which can be corrected easily by surgery.
If a pregnant woman was startled by a rabbit, her baby could be born with a hare lip.
But, she says: "I'm not sure about girls from single parent families becoming more successful as my brother Anton was born with a very severe form of hare lip and cleft palate and had 23 operations and has gone on to achieve as much success in his career in computers and property as Carol has in hers.
Phenytoin (Dilantin) increases the risk of congenital heart disease, hare lip and cleft palate.