The patient is a 8 y.o. male who was kicked in the face by a horse.
Medical history was negative. Oral - Facial examination revealed the patient to have a through and through laceration of the superior labia, creating a traumatic cleft lip. The anterior nasal spine was fractured in addition to the nasal bones.
- Through and Through Facial Laceration of Superior Labia
- Nasal Fracture
Plan / Treatment:
- Closure of Facial Laceration under General Anesthesia
- Reduction of Nasal Fracture
3 Weeks Post Operative
Patient treated by:
- Dr. Steven R. Tucker Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Steven R. Tucker DMD, PSC Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 909 Scherm Road Owensboro, KY 42301 phone: 1-270-926-4107 fax: 1-270-926-4166 url: www.srt-psc.com
Last Modified :September 3, 2001