Lateral Soft Palate Growth Deficiency: Case Report and Therapeutic Management

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We report the case of a girl with syndromic cleft palate, probably as part of a first branchial arch syndrome, who was unique in having almost complete unilateral aplasia of the soft palate. Rather than using soft tissue transplants or a prosthesis, we pioneered the use of a modified Furlow technique, which proved to be simple to perform, effective, and safe.

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