cleft palate

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Epidemiology of cleft lip and cleft palate in Pakistan.
Speech and language issues in the cleft palate population: the state of the art.
A cleft palate happens if the tissue that makes up the roof of the mouth does not join together completely during pregnancy.
X Factor star Danny Tetley has been reaching out to children with cleft palates because of the bullying he went through at school.
Fogh-Anderson [8] reported that siblings of patients with cleft lip and palate have an increased incidence of cleft lip and palate, but not isolated cleft palate; conversely, siblings of patients with cleft palate have an increased frequency of cleft palate but not of cleft lip and palate.
"As a mother of four children, I can relate to the parents of all the young patients with cleft lips and cleft palate conditions."
About 1,300 Kenyan babies born every year with cleft palate cannot benefit from the NHIF cover because the condition is congenital.
More than 9,000 children in Pakistan are born with a cleft lip or a cleft palate every year and their proper rehabilitation remains difficult due to the unavailability of plastic surgeons and the lack of co-ordination required for a multi-disciplinary surgery.
Oral clefts can be classified as Cleft Lip (CL), Cleft Palate (CP) and Cleft Lip and Palate (CL/P) (6,7).
28 (ANI): Taking a high dose of the drug Topiramate during the first trimester of pregnancy may increase risk of cleft lip or cleft palate in newborns by three times, warns a study.
For six years, Angel has been a nurse in a hospital that provides free cleft lip and cleft palate surgery in the country.
29 June 2017 - Two North Carolina, US-based nonprofit organisations, the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) and Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF), will merge operations to increase collective impact in support of patients with cleft lip, palate and craniofacial conditions, the organisations said.
8-day old male baby was referred to or center because of complete median cleft palate and facial dysmorphism.
Cleft lip and Cleft palate is a congenital anomaly involving the orofacial region which may be associated with the malformation or agenesis of the teeth close to the cleft.