Cleft palate repair: velopharyngeal closure before and during the basal tone.

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UNLABELLED Patients with palatine fissure have inadequate velopharyngeal closure (VPC), with consequent vocal hypernasality which can be reduced by a basal tone. AIM To compare VPC during a basal tone with the emission of a modal recording, in patients with repaired post-foramen palatine fissure. MATERIALS AND METHODS Case study with four adult men, all… (More)

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@article{Conterno2010CleftPR, title={Cleft palate repair: velopharyngeal closure before and during the basal tone.}, author={Giseane Conterno and Carla Aparecida Cielo and Vanessa Santos Elias}, journal={Brazilian journal of otorhinolaryngology}, year={2010}, volume={76 2}, pages={185-92} }