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The prevalence of congenital heart disease among the population of a metropolitan cleft lip and palate clinic.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6936098     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The entire infant population of the Tufts-New England Medical Center Cleft Palate Clinic was reviewed, and the prevalence rates of congenital cardiac anomalies were calculated. The overall prevalence rate of congenital heart disease among the facial cleft clinic population was 6.7%, with a prevalence rate of 9.1% among patients with submucous cleft palate, 7.7% with congenital palato-pharyngeal incompetence, 0% with cleft lip only, 5.3% with unilateral cleft lip and palate, 12.5% with bilateral cleft lip and palate, 4.3% with cleft palate only, 13.6% with Pierre-Robin anomaly, 7.1% with cleft lip and palate and a syndrome diagnosis, 16.7% with cleft palate and a syndrome diagnosis.
Authors:
N Geis; B Seto; L Bartoshesky; M B Lewis; H M Pashayan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Cleft palate journal     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0009-8701     ISO Abbreviation:  Cleft Palate J     Publication Date:  1981 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-04-24     Completed Date:  1981-04-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372737     Medline TA:  Cleft Palate J     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  19-23     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Child, Preschool
Cleft Lip* / physiopathology
Cleft Palate* / physiopathology
Heart Defects, Congenital / epidemiology*
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Pierre Robin Syndrome / physiopathology
Velopharyngeal Insufficiency / congenital

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