volume 40, issue 8, Pe392-e396 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2012.02.009
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Ayşegül Verim, Ömer Faruk Çalım, Alper Yenigün, Gamze Didem Kocagöz, Numan Kökten, Haluk Özkul

Abstract: Malformation of the inner nose is often found in conjunction with different types of cleft palate or may be seen with severe and complex craniofacial anomalies. Among such malformations, however, isolated vomer aplasia is rarely reported in the literature. This study sets forth our findings that congenital vomeral defect of the nasal septum is an isolated disorder with hereditary characteristics. Between 2001 and 2009, nine cases of isolated congenital vomeral bone defect were detected on endoscopic examinatio…

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