Causes/ How the Child Gets Cleft Lip
3 Important Facts
-Most children affected by this condition can achieve normal appearance, speech, and eating.
-Cleft lip and cleft palate can occur on one or both sides of the mouth.
-Because the lip and the palate develop separately, it is possible to have a cleft lip without a cleft palate, a cleft palate without a cleft lip, or both together.