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J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Feb;42(1):47-50. English. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.5125/jkaoms.2016.42.1.47
Krishna Kumar KS , Vylopilli S , Sivadasan A , Pati AK , Narayanan S , Nair SM .
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut, India. anand6527@gmail.com
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut, India.
Abstract

Patients with Pierre Robin sequence exhibit varying degrees of airway obstruction and feeding difficulty. In some patients, airway obstruction may be profound, warranting surgical intervention to maintain a patent airway. The purpose of this article is to highlight the advantages of the tongue-lip adhesion procedure for the management of airway obstruction in such patients compared to the currently available options.

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