Cleft lip and palate

Case contributed by Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky

Presentation

Routine second trimester morphology ultrasound. Low risk first trimester screening.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

There is a left-sided cleft lip and palate with an 8-9 mm defect in the palate. The medial end of the cleft appears as a prominent lump.

Case Discussion

Typical prenatal ultrasound appearance of a cleft lip and palate. This was an isolated finding.

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