Cleft face

Known as: Prosoposchisis, Tessier facial cleft, Cleft of the face 
A congenital abnormality consisting of an opening or gap in the face, which results from incomplete fusion of one or more of the embryonic facial… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND In October 2003 South Africa embarked on a program of folic acid fortification of staple foods. We measured the change… (More)
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2008
2008
PDGF-C is a potent mitogen for fibroblasts in vitro. Transgenic PDGF-C overexpression in the heart or liver induces organ… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The risk of cleft lip appears to be reduced by folic acid supplements (FAS), but not the risk of cleft palate. 
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE This study examined the facial surfaces of cleft children and unaffected children aged 8-11 years with the aim of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
EEC syndrome is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia, and facial clefts. We have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To determine the proportion and birth prevalence of "typical" orofacial clefts (cleft lip (CL), cleft palate (CP), cleft lip and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Screening for fetal chromosomal abnormalities on the basis of maternal age has not resulted in a substantial fall in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The present investigation describes the incidence and variability of the primary cleft condition in all Danish infants born with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
This article presents the results of prospective evaluation of 428 patients with facial clefts or velopharyngeal insufficiency… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Based on personal observations a new classification of facial, cranio-facial and latero-facial clefts is proposed. The orbit is… (More)
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