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Cleft lip and palate

Cleft lip and palate surgery

Cleft lip: Congenital defect in the upper lip where the maxillary prominence fails to merge with the merged medial nasal prominences. It is thought to be caused by faulty migration of the mesoderm in the head region.

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Palate: The structure that forms the roof of the mouth. It consists of the anterior hard palate (PALATE, HARD) and the posterior soft palate (PALATE, SOFT).

https://meshb.nlm.nih.gov/record/ui

Also, incisive papilla

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Advances in cleft care over the last 40 years

Brian C Sommerlad
Abstract 191 | PDF Downloads 149 HTML Downloads 45

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Does the GOSLON yardstick predict the need for orthognathic surgery?

Kirstin Miteff, Mark Jonathon Walters, Shahriar Raj Zaman, Wendy Nicholls, Steve Singer, David Gillett
Abstract 285 | PDF Downloads 253 HTML Downloads 316

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Techniques and timings for cleft palate surgery: a randomised controlled trial

Vincent Yeow, Selena Ee-Li Young, Philip Kuo-Ting Chen, Seng Tiek Lee, David Machin, Qingshu Lu
Abstract 319 | pdf Downloads 78 HTML Downloads 70

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