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Openings that pass through one or more structures that are normally closed. Caused by embryonic growth problems

Cleft

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Cleft on one side of the nose

Unilateral cleft

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Cleft on both sides of nose

Bilateral cleft

3

The two palatal shelves are separated

Complete cleft

4

The shelves are partially fused

Incomplete cleft

5

Appears normal because the tissue covering the palate hides a cleft of the hard palate, the soft palate, or both

Submucosal cleft

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Abnormalities of the skull and face; facial clefts are part of these anomalies

Craniofacial anomalies

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Excessive nasal resonance

Hypernasality

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Friction noise created by the stream of air rushing out of the nasal passage

Nasal emissions

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Inadequate velopharyngeal mechanism, the opening in the hard palate, and a deformed upper lip create what?

Feeding problems

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Middle ear disease

Otitis media

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Type of fluctuating mild to moderate hearing problem

Conductive hearing loss

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Dental abnormalities include malocclusion, insufficient growth of the teeth and gun tissue, cross bite, protruding premaxilla, and growth of extra teeth

Dental probs

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Children with clefts of the alveolar ridge tend to have more dental problems than do children with cleft of the hard and soft palates only

Bonus question

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Muscular flap is raised from back wall of the throat and attached to the velum

Pharyngeal flap

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Cleft palate team:

Plastic surgeon, SLP, dentist, orthodontist, otologist (ear specialist)

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Treatment of communicative disorders?

Surgical procedures, speech training