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A, U-shaped cleft palate. B, Endoscopy captured this intraoral view of glossoptosis; the tongue is actually pulled back into the cleft palate so that only the undersurface of the tongue is visible. (Image courtesy of Dr Jonathan Perkins, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.) C, Computed-tomography scan sagittal view of posterior tongue occluding the pharyngeal airway in an infant with RS. | Evans, K. N., Sie, K. C., Hopper, R. A., Glass, R. P., Hing, A. V, & Cunningham, M. L. (2011). Robin Sequence: From Diagnosis to Development of an Effective Management Plan. Pediatrics, 127(5), 936 LP – 948. Retrieved from http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/127/5/936.abstract

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