S: Cleft Lip & palate
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FC: Cleft Lip & Palate
1: In honor of My Family Rivero-Sanchez Specialty in Honor of My Brother Ivan Rivero-Sanchez
2: ~ A cleft is the separation In the lip or the roof of the mouth (palate). ~Cleft lip is A cleft lip appears as a narrow opening or gap in the skin of the upper lip that extends all the way to the base of the nose | What is Cleft Lip and Palate?
3: ~ Unilateral cleft occurs in one side of the mouth. ~ Bilateral occurs on both sides of the mouth. | There are two kind of Cleft Lip & Cleft Palate
4: Cleft lip & palate forms | Specialized Bottles
5: What are the causes of cleft lip and palate? | Doctors don't know exactly why a baby develops cleft lip or cleft palate, but believe it may be a combination of genetic (inherited) and environmental factors (such as certain drugs, illnesses, and the use of alcohol or tobacco while a woman is pregnant). | ......
6: * Surgery (between the ages of 6 wks to 9 mos.) Other surgeries may be needed to reconstruct their mouth (depend on how severely affective) * A cleft lip or palate is closed normally in a year, so the child’s speech develops normally * Sometime prosthetic devices needed temporality used, so baby can be feed and at the same time give them time to grow so surgery can be done. * Therapy might be needed with a speech therapist and a orthodontist that will help shape the children’s mouth correctly. | Treatments
7: * Small notch to the lip * Complete split up on the base of the roof of the mouth and on the base of the nose. * Misaligned teeth and change in the nose shape * Problems with feeding the baby | Symptoms
8: * Problems associated with cleft lip & cleft palate * Failure to gain weight feeding problems *Flow of milk through nasal passages *Misleading teeth *Poor growth *Recurring ear infections *Social problems if not repair | Problems associated with Cleft Lip & Cleft Palate
9: * Speech / long pathology * Dentistry * Psychological help * Support groups | Treatments after surgery
10: *Every parent has a risk chance 1 in 700 of having a child with cleft. *Cleft palate and lip occurs about twice as often boys as in girls, while cleft palate along in girls *Approximately 1 in 700 babies born in the USA has some type of cleft palate or cleft lip | Facts
11: Ivan Rivero-Sanchez
12: Ivan (now)