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What is the definition of Autosomal Cleft Palate?
Autosomal dominant cleft palate is a common genetic condition present at birth in which an infant has an abnormal opening in the roof of the mouth. This condition can also be associated with a cleft lip or other birth defects. Autosomal dominant cleft palate is an inherited condition passed on by one of the parents.
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What are the symptoms of Autosomal Cleft Palate?
Symptoms of a cleft palate include a split in the hard palate (roof of the mouth) that is present at birth. Some cleft palates may occur in the soft palate at the back of the mouth (submucous cleft palate) and are not identified until later. Symptoms of submucous cleft palate may include poor feeding, difficulty swallowing, and chronic ear infections.
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What are the current treatments for Autosomal Cleft Palate?
Treatment for cleft palate is managed by a multidisciplinary care team of specialists and may include surgical cleft palate repair, reconstructive surgery, dental repair, antibiotics for ear infections, ear surgery, and speech therapy. Families that carry the autosomal dominant gene for cleft palate should also consider genetic counseling.
Who are the top Autosomal Cleft Palate Local Doctors?
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Hôpital Bicêtre

Paris, FR 

Luigi Maione is in Paris, France. Maione is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Autosomal Cleft Palate. He is also highly rated in 15 other conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism, Hypogonadism, Midline Cleft of Lower Lip, and Autosomal Cleft Palate.

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Hôpital Saint Antoine

Paris, FR 

Julie Sarfati is in Paris, France. Sarfati is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Autosomal Cleft Palate. She is also highly rated in 7 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Autosomal Cleft Palate, Midline Cleft of Lower Lip, Kallmann Syndrome, and Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism.

 
 
 
 
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Université Paris Descartes

Department Of Genetics And Molecular Biology, Cochin/port Royal Hospital 
Paris, FR 

Catherine Dode is in Paris, France. Dode is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Autosomal Cleft Palate. She is also highly rated in 12 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Kallmann Syndrome, Autosomal Cleft Palate, Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism, and Midline Cleft of Lower Lip.

What are the latest Autosomal Cleft Palate Clinical Trials?
GROWing Up With Rare GENEtic Syndromes ….When Children With Complex Genetic Syndromes Reach Adult Age
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Molecular Basis of Inherited Reproductive Disorders
What are the Latest Advances for Autosomal Cleft Palate?
Oral fluconazole use in the first trimester and risk of congenital malformations: population based cohort study.
Gonadotropin treatment for male partial congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in Chinese patients.
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Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) deficiency under treatment: psychological and sexual functioning impacts.