Submucous cleft palate: from diagnosis to management


KULAK KAYIKCI M. E. , Bacik Tirank S. , ÇALIŞ M. , Ozgur F., Gunaydin O.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.48, no.6, pp.1239-1246, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1806-105
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1239-1246

Abstract

Background/aim: The aim of this study was to investigate submucous cleft palate (SMCP) patients in order to document the age of diagnosis, cause of referral, symptoms and palate findings, objective evaluation of nasalance and velopharyngeal dysfunction (VPD), and intervention type.