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TUESDAY Q & A: Timing of surgery to repair cleft lip can’t be determined until baby is born

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 30 weeks pregnant with our first baby. After an ultrasound last week, our doctor informed us our baby will likely have a cleft lip. How soon after he is born do you recommend surgery? Will I still be able to breastfeed him? ANSWER: Learning that your baby [...]

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