Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cleft Lip Symptoms

Symptoms vary with the position of the cleft. Involvement of the soft palate and hard palate causing the most pronounced symptoms.

Symptoms of cleft palate include:

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Cleft Lip References
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