*Corresponding author:Nadia Przygocka, Students’ Scientific Society of Department of Maxillofacial Orthopaedics and Orthodontics, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Bukowska 70, Poznan, Poland
Received: September 28, 2018; Published: October 09, 2018
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Tessier No. 3 is one of three types of oblique facial clefts according to Tessier’s classification. This serious and rare congenital anomaly requires many specialized reconstructive operations and long-term postoperative treatment, the necessity for which is emphasised in this article. Based on a review of the literature, the paper discusses techniques of ortho-surgical treatment of Tessier type 3 facial cleft.
Keywords :Oblique facial cleft; Tessier type 3 cleft; Ortho-surgical treatment