A cleft lip is formed in the top of the lip as either a small gap or an indentation in the lip and may continue into the nose. If the cleft affects the palate structure of the mouth it is referred to as a cleft palate.
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Personal story of what it was like having been born with this disorder.
Explains the causes and treatment of these conditions and the effect they have on a child's life.
Wikipedia article on these conditions, their prevalence among different ethnic groups, their causes, diagnosis and treatment.
Emily was born with cleft lip and palate on April 15, 2004. This site chronicles Emily's treatment, recovery and day to day progress with specifics on using a nasoalveolar molding device prior to surgery.
One woman's journey to adulthood with cleft lip and palate. Contains support and information links as well as a forum for discussion with others who are faced with clefts.
An international charity that provides surgery to those in need, as well as providing training to doctors in the region. Includes news, photograph gallery, and project details.
Extensive photo gallery provided by Stella King. Includes comments from viewers.
A charity supporting cleft lip and palate management around the world.
This article addresses the indications and remedies for velopharyngeal insufficiency in cleft-affected patients.
Explains the causes and treatment of these conditions and the effect they have on a child's life.
An international charity that provides surgery to those in need, as well as providing training to doctors in the region. Includes news, photograph gallery, and project details.
This article addresses the indications and remedies for velopharyngeal insufficiency in cleft-affected patients.
Extensive photo gallery provided by Stella King. Includes comments from viewers.
Wikipedia article on these conditions, their prevalence among different ethnic groups, their causes, diagnosis and treatment.
Emily was born with cleft lip and palate on April 15, 2004. This site chronicles Emily's treatment, recovery and day to day progress with specifics on using a nasoalveolar molding device prior to surgery.
A charity supporting cleft lip and palate management around the world.
One woman's journey to adulthood with cleft lip and palate. Contains support and information links as well as a forum for discussion with others who are faced with clefts.
Personal story of what it was like having been born with this disorder.
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