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Cleft palate

Cleft palate: Introduction

Cleft palate: Birth defect of lip and mouth. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cleft palate is available below.

Symptoms of Cleft palate

Treatments for Cleft palate

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Cleft palate?

Cleft palate: Related Patient Stories

Cleft palate: Deaths

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Cleft palate: Complications

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Causes of Cleft palate

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Disease Topics Related To Cleft palate

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Cleft palate: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Cleft palate

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Latest Treatments for Cleft palate

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cleft palate

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Cleft palate: Animations

Research about Cleft palate

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Clinical Trials for Cleft palate

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Statistics for Cleft palate

Cleft palate: Broader Related Topics

Cleft palate Message Boards

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Definitions of Cleft palate:

Congenital fissure of the soft and/or hard palate, due to faulty fusion. - (Source - Diseases Database)

A congenital fissure of the hard palate - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Cleft palate as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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