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a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

Synonyms for cleft

a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin)

having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib

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It is observed that maximum 25% of air way complications were observed among the patients of both cleft lip and cleft palate followed by 15% in only, cleft palate and 10% only in cleft lip.
Grayson design (1993)--this design pre-surgically moulded the lip, nose and alveolus in infants born with cleft lip and cleft palate.
Genetic fac- tors contributing to cleft lip and cleft palate formation have also been identified for some syndromic cases.
ISLAMABAD, January 26, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Pakistan Cleft Lip and Palate Association (PCLAPA) will celebrate PCLAPA Day on January 28 to rejoice successful surgeries having changed the life of hundreds of cleft lip and cleft palate patients.
Epidemiologic studies of defined geographic populations can serve as a means of establishing data important for the diagnosis, treatment, and counseling of patients with cleft lip and cleft palate.
RAWALPINDI, January 09, 2011 (Balochistan Times): A plastic surgery camp, set up under supervision of worlds renowned plastic surgeons to perform cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries will continue at Holy Family Hospital here till January 14.
He said that a 10-member medical team comprising top British Plastic Surgeons, Specialists and senior doctors today completed 138 cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries.
He said that a 10-member medical team comprising top British plastic surgeons, specialists and senior doctors performed 138 cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries.
ISLAMABAD, March 07, 2010 (Balochistan Times): A 10-member team comprising United Kingdom based top Pakistani plastic surgeons and senior doctors on the first day of a week-long camp performed cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries of deserving children on Sunday.
ISLAMABAD, March 02, 2010 (Balochistan Times): A 10-member medical team comprising senior plastic surgeons and specialists will perform cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries from Thursday.