Disease Information for Cleft lip

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Anorexia in Infant
Failure to Thrive Child
Failure to thrive/infant sign
Feeding/Apetite Problems Child
Uvula anomaly/deformity
Nasal speech/regurgitation
Tobacco Habit/Excess
Nasal/Hyponasal sound to voice
Voice Alteration
Voice Alteration in Children
Voice change/disturbance/Unusual
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Ethnic or Racial Factors
Japanese population/ethnic stock
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Child-Infant Only
Population/Children/all
Population/Male
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Fetoscopy Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Cleft Lip
Cleft lip/deformity
Cleft palate/deformity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Otolaryngology/ENT Specialty Population
CLASS/Area specific/facial/head/neck (category)
CLASS/Jaw/dental/oral/salivary (category)
CLASS/Palate disorder (ex)
CLASS/Otolaryngology/ENT disorders (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Cytokine gene polymorphism
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 10
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 10p
Pathophysiology/Gene Locus Identified/OMIM database
Pathophysiology/Genomic indentifiers (polymorphism/snip/mutations)
Pathophysiology/Multifactoral inheritance/multigenetic
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
Synonyms
Synonym
cheiloschisis, CL Cleft lip, Cleft lip, Cleft lip (disorder), Cleft lip, unspecified, Cleft lip, unspecified (disorder), Cleft Lips, Congenital fissure of lip, hare lip, harelip, Harelips, labium leporinum, Lip cleft, lip fissure, congenital, Lip, Cleft, Lips, Cleft, Synonym/Cheiloschisis, Synonym/Hare lip/deformity
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
SX/ENT Surgery
SX/Plastic/Facial Surgery
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Surgery
Definition

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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