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What is Velopharyngeal insufficiency?

What is Velopharyngeal insufficiency?

  • Velopharyngeal insufficiency: A condition which is characterized by failure of velopharyngeal closure due to cleft palate.

Velopharyngeal insufficiency: Introduction

Types of Velopharyngeal insufficiency:

Broader types of Velopharyngeal insufficiency:

What causes Velopharyngeal insufficiency?

Causes of Velopharyngeal insufficiency: see causes of Velopharyngeal insufficiency

What are the symptoms of Velopharyngeal insufficiency?

Symptoms of Velopharyngeal insufficiency: see symptoms of Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Can anyone else get Velopharyngeal insufficiency?

More information: see contagiousness of Velopharyngeal insufficiency
Inheritance: see inheritance of Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Velopharyngeal insufficiency: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Velopharyngeal insufficiency.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Velopharyngeal insufficiency.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Velopharyngeal insufficiency: Oral Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Velopharyngeal insufficiency.
Treatments for Velopharyngeal insufficiency: see treatments for Velopharyngeal insufficiency
Research for Velopharyngeal insufficiency: see research for Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Name of Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Main name of condition: Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Velopharyngeal insufficiency: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Velopharyngeal insufficiency:

  • Gross tissue deficiency
  • Cervical anomalies
  • Dysarthria
  • Stroke
  • Pharyngeal flap surgery

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