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 2012-05-05-17 Unilateral cleft lip and palate ©Fabrice    

Unilateral cleft lip, cleft palate

Department of Gynecology, CHU Félix Guyon, 97400 Saint-Denis, Ile de la Réunion, France. 

Case report : 

This is a 28-year-old woman without relevant past obstetrical history. The first scan and the triple test were normal. At 20 weeks, the sonography revealed a unilateral cleft lip. No others malformations were detected.
The patient was referred to our unit at 24 weeks. We confirmed uni-lateral cleft lip and palate (Figure 1, 2, 3, 4).The karyotype was 46 XX. Brain was normal, with a normal corpus callosum. Upper extremity and ears were normal.   
The patient delivered at 38 weeks. The diagnosis was confirmed. The baby was operated at six month of life.  

Figure 1, 2, 3, 4: Uni-lateral cleft lip and palate

Figure 5, 6:  3D-ultrasound

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