palate

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the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities

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However, 1st week follow-up after primary lip and primary palate repair did show a significant change over the years with considerably better follow-ups in the later years (p Less than 0.
The possibility that a decrease in atRA signaling could account for TCDD-induced effects appears unlikely because the palatal malformations generated upon functional vitamin A deficiency or Rar gene ablations a) affect essentially the development of the primary palate and b) are never isolated, but instead occur as part of a holoprosencephaly syndrome (Lohnes et al.
The primary palate forms independently from the secondary palate between weeks four and six of pregnancy.
The repair of the lip and scarring in the vicinity of the primary palate have been incriminated as the reason for maxillary deficiency in both anteroposterior and vertical dimensions.
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