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Cleft palate

Cleft palate: Introduction

Cleft palate: This when there is a congenital fissure of the median line of the palate. See detailed information below for a list of 716 causes of Cleft palate, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Cleft palate:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Cleft palate. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Cleft palate:

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Cleft palate: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Cleft palate, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Cleft palate Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Cleft palate may include:

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Cleft palate: Animations

Cleft palate: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Cleft palate may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cleft palate

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Cleft palate: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Cleft palate

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Causes of Cleft palate listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Cleft palate as a symptom include:

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)

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

Organs affected by Cleft palate:

The list of organs typically affected by Cleft palate may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Cleft palate

The list below shows some of the causes of Cleft palate mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Cleft palate?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cleft palate. Of the 716 causes of Cleft palate that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 5 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 706 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cleft palate:

The following list of conditions have 'Cleft palate' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Cleft palate:

The following list of medical conditions have Cleft palate or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.



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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Cleft palate?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Cleft palate, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Cleft palate:

Medical Conditions associated with Cleft palate:

Palate symptoms (985 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Deformity symptoms (1826 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Cleft palate:

Birth defects (398 causes), Cleft lip (320 causes), Lip symptoms (1017 causes), Harelip, Congenital deformity, Oral facial clefts, Genetic disorders

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cleft palate

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