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Cleft velum

Disease definition

Cleft velum is a fissure type embryopathy that affects in varying degrees the soft palate.

ORPHA:99772

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Cleft soft palate
    • Cleft velum palatinum
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q35.3
  • OMIM: 119570
  • UMLS: C0432098
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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