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Cleft lip repair - series—Aftercare

Aftercare

Overview

Most babies heal without complications. The cosmetic result often depends on the severity of the deformity and is usually quite good.

Review Date 4/12/2017

Updated by: David A. Lickstein, MD, FACS, specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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