Palate, Soft

Known as: soft palates, Velum Palatinum, Muscular palate 
A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border.
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2015
2015
Influenza A viruses pose a major public health threat by causing seasonal epidemics and sporadic pandemics. Their epidemiological… (More)
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2010
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2010
The human oral cavity contains a number of different habitats, including the teeth, gingival sulcus, tongue, cheeks, hard and… (More)
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2009
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2009
The epithelium of the mouse tongue and soft palate consists of at least three distinct epithelial cell populations: basal cells… (More)
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2009
2009
Cleft palate affects almost every function of the face except vision. Today a child born with cleft palate with or without cleft… (More)
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2007
2007
We report a case in which a videolaryngoscope was used to facilitate endotracheal intubation in a patient with a large exophytic… (More)
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2005
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2005
More than 700 bacterial species or phylotypes, of which over 50% have not been cultivated, have been detected in the oral cavity… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To assess the clinical value of a novel three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound technique, the reverse face view (3D RF view… (More)
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2002
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2002
Obstructive sleep apnea is an important disorder because of both its prevalence and its cardiovascular and neurocognitive… (More)
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2001
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2001
After contact with foot and mouth disease virus (FMDV), cattle may become persistently infected, regardless of their pre-existing… (More)
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1990
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1990
We have studied the predictive importance of neck circumference, obesity, and several radiographic pharyngeal dimensions for… (More)
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