Palate

What is Palate?

Palate separates the nasal & oral cavities & merges with alveolar arches. There is hard and soft palate.The anterior part is the hard palate.The posterior part of the hard palate has a movable muscular fold and this is the soft palate. The anterior two thirds of the hard palate is formed by the palatine process of maxilla and the posterior one third by the horizontal plates of palatine bones.

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Where can i get my palate checked for cancer i have two lumps that will not go away

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oncologist, cancer care Centre.

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For lump in palate you can consult head and neck surgeon...

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I have 6 white bumps clustered together on my left soft palate. They have been there a week and seemed to come on suddenly. Any...

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White dots on soft palate indicating lack of oral hygiene

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I have gone through your medical history carefully and...

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My baby is now 21 months old, she can walk, run and creating various sound.
Only She speak Mama and baba, we are trying to teach her many wards but...

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Please get her cleft palate and cleft lip surgery done and speech therapy

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Hi.... I understand your concern. Cleft...

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