Pre- and immediately post-operative images of a very severe cleft palate.
A standard unilateral reflection technique with preserved dorsal palatine artery would have been insufficient to close the deficit, and a bilateral sliding procedure would also have fallen short of creating closure.
Therefore, reflective flaps were created bilaterally and sutured in the midline.
If anybody can fix this dog Penmellyn vets can. Always excellent!
Otto recovers from bilateral elbow coronoidectomy and PAUL procedures (Proximal Abducting Ulnar Osteotomies)
TJ had bilateral TPLO surgery after rupturing his cranial cruciate ligaments in both knees
Used to treat hip dysplasia in a 6 month old spaniel