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I am proud to be associated with Smile Train for all these years and extend my heartfelt congratulations to them for changing the lives of half a million cleft patients in India," she said.
The team examined the risk of oral cleft - including cleft palate or cleft lip - among three groups: infants born to women who had taken topiramate in their first trimester; infants born to women who had taken the drug lamotrigine (an unrelated drug used to treat bipolar disorder and epilepsy); and infants who had not been exposed to anti-epileptic medications in utero.
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Delay in timely treatment of cleft lip and palate patients leads to further complication.
We need to dissect the muscles around the mouth that are disturbed by the cleft lip.
ACPA also publishes The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal.
She said that their previous surgical activity was on the cleft lip only and added that it helped some 32 patients.
The main advantage of feeding appliance is that it covers the cleft palate and creates a platform towards which the infant can press the nipple and sucks the milk.
1 Cleft lip and palate are the fourth most common birth defect of the face.
With the support of the large network of State mobile health teams and anganwadi workers at the grassroot level will enable Smile Train to reach out to every child born with cleft lip and palate in the State of Madhya Pradesh.
The primary criticism of both our and previous synthetic cleft palate bench models [sup][1],[2],[3],[4],[5] has been their lack of fidelity with actual surgical practice.