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Is cleft chin dominant or recessive

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Look in the mirror: If your chin looks like Mr. Affleck's, you have a chin cleft. I hope you are happy with whatever Mother Nature gave you. People who like you for who y... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aamir Siddiqui
Plastic Surgery 32 years experience
Years: longer acting materials injected deep . A product such as Sculptra consists of poly-L-lactic acid, sodium carboxymethylcellulose and mannitol which at... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Lipson
51 years experience
Entirely cosmetic: Fees for your requested procedure vary greatly from one doctor to another, so get a few opinions. But it's considered completely cosmetic in nature. ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Gazze
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Although it will not necessarily happen, many cleft chins do indeed deepen with age—as studies show twice as many cleft chins in those over 35 than un... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Because you're lucky: Nobody really understands these things. What you do need to know is that people who like you for who you are like whatever Mother Nature gave you. Ms.... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
Not either: A cleft chin is a variation of normal it has no clinical significance.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brock Ridenour
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Perhaps: Cleft chin is caused by the adherence of the skin in the middle of the chin to the deeper tissues. Correction requires releasing these strong attachme... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Prune not cleft: Botox may be used to treat a prune chin deformity (hyperactive mentalis muscle) but is not generally used for a cleft chin. Collagen is not tradtional... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
No contest: It's a normal variation, inherited from father's or mother's line.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emily Ridgway
22 years experience
No guarantee : Ask your pediatrician and even maybe a geneticist if there is something generic that caused the cleft.