cleft palate.docx - Unit 6 Discussion I am writing about the condition cleft palate I have seen this condition in person And for some of the individuals

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Unit 6 Discussion I am writing about the condition cleft palate. I have seen this condition in person. And for some of the individuals have issues with articulation and eating, which for some is very difficult. This condition affects 1 out of 700 infants worldwide. Cleft lip or cleft palate is a facial deformity that affects the upper and the palate. It’s a split between the palate. It takes place when the early stages of within the womb. The tissue does not connect or join in forming the lip. which is an opening in the roof of the mouth, this conditions greatly affect the tissue, as well the upper jaw or upper jaw. Nevertheless, the bones in the facial region are. Considered vulnerable area, there can be a long term if its untreated with surgery for correction. generally, people that live in the third world countries, cannot afford the surgeries, so they are left with the condition of living with cleft palate. now today with modern technology and with good insurance coverage. the problem can be remedied. however; if the parent is suspected of carrying the gene for cleft
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