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Suture removal in babies following cleft lip repair

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A simple method requiring no sedation or restraint is outlined for the removal of lip sutures from babies who have had a cleft lip repair.

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Tolhurst, D.E., Haeseker, B. & de Kock, I. Suture removal in babies following cleft lip repair. Chir Plastica 7, 221–222 (1983). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00571712

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  • Suture removal cleft lip babies