Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
196 Doctors are Online

Muscle problem and deviated septum issues related to cleft lip?

My Levator labii superioris alaeque nasi muscle has never worked on the left side. I also have a deviated septum that turns toward the left side. My son (15 mos. old now) was born with a unilateral incomplete clefting of the left side of his lip. Is it possible that my muscle and septum issue are related to cleft lip? I also have visable A-symetry of the face; e.g., one side is more outward and a little larger.
Asked On : Sun, 5 Aug 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  26
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 's  Response
hello thanks for consulting at hcm..clft lip is caused by many reasons,,ur baby needs a surgery for his incomplete clefting of left side of lip,, plz consult u r plastic surgeon/oral maxillofacial surgeon..hope it helps,,take care..
Answered: Wed, 2 Apr 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor