Definitions for "Cleft Palate"
A congenital opening in the palate, it maybe involve the hard or soft palate or both
Birth defect characterized by an abnormal connection between the oral cavity and the nasal cavity; as a result, small amounts of milk often may be seen dripping from the nostrils when the foal suckles.
opening in the roof of the mouth, generally horseshoe shaped in children with PRS. Involves the soft palate (back part) and sometimes the hard palate. A cleft lip is a separate condition and each can occur independent of each other. A cleft lip is very rare in a child with PRS.
a common abnormality seen in newborn cats, dogs and other species
Keywords:  hole, large
a large hole in the