A case of congenital midline sinus of the upper lip

T. Nagasao, S. Urushidate, K. Yokoi, T. Yotsuyanagi, Y. Sawada

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Congenital midline sinus of the upper lip is a rare disease; a search of world literature revealed that only 32 cases have been reported. A case of a 41-year-old man with a frequently recurring congenital sinus at the columellar base is presented. There are several hypotheses on the etiology of this condition: A defect of fusion of the facial process in utero, a failure of downgrowth of the nasofrontal process, excessive furrowing of the philtrum, and the formation of a false nasal cavity. The location of the orifice in previously reported sinuses has been examined and is discussed.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)289-293
ページ数5
ジャーナルEuropean Journal of Plastic Surgery
23
発行部数5
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出版物ステータスPublished - 2000 7

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Nagasao, T., Urushidate, S., Yokoi, K., Yotsuyanagi, T., & Sawada, Y. (2000). A case of congenital midline sinus of the upper lip. European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 23(5), 289-293. https://doi.org/10.1007/s002389900069