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By Ann W. Kummer

Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies: results on Speech and Resonance is the single e-book of its sort that covers either oral and facial anomalies and cleft palate. Designed as a how-to consultant for the training clinician, this publication emphasizes what scholars, clinicians new to this inhabitants, and any member of a cleft palate staff want to know within the office. It contains details on universal craniofacial anomalies, linked anomalies, and genetic syndromes. every little thing from easy details on anatomy, body structure, and embryology of the face and oral hollow space to oral, dental, and ENT anomalies and their results on speech, resonance, and feeding are lined. The overview part contains the perceptual assessment of speech and resonance, the intraoral exam, and instrumental evaluate techniques. The remedy part contains surgeries, prosthetic units, and treatments designed to handle speech, resonance, and velopharyngeal disorder. the necessity for multidisciplinary group overview and therapy can be emphasised all through.

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It has been postulated that the bulge serves two purposes (Kuehn, Folkins, & Linville, 1988; Moon & Kuehn, 1996, 1997). The first purpose is to provide additional stiffness to the nasal side of the velum during contraction, which prevents velar distortion. , 1988). Copyright 2011 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience.

The philtrum and philtral ridges course downward from the nose, and terminate at the edge of the upper lip. The top of the upper lip is called the Cupid’s bow due to its characteristic shape, which includes a rounded configuration with an indentation in the middle. The upper and lower lips are both highlighted by the white Copyright 2011 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s).

In fact, each motor movement is probably the result of the synergistic activities of several muscles. For example, the position and force of closure of the velopharyngeal valve varies with different activities, as will be discussed later. These variations are probably due to variations in the relative contribution of the levator veli palatini, palatoglossus, and palatopharyngeus muscles (Moon, Smith, Folkins, Lemke, & Gartlan, 1994). The complexity of the interaction of the muscles of the velopharyngeal mechanism has been studied, but further research is needed before this interaction is fully understood.

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