A cleft or dimpled chin is an inherited trait, as explained by John H. McDonald of the University of Delaware. According to Genetic.com, this indentation is the result of a genetic defect that causes the right and the le... More »

In the ancient face-interpretation system of morphology, a cleft chin signifies vanity and dishonesty. A dimpled chin, on the other hand, implies a desire for harmony. More »

Cleft chins are an inherited trait that depends upon the dominant and recessive genes of both parents. Cleft chins are more common in European populations such as Germany, where rates reach approximately 10 percent in me... More »

In the ancient face-interpretation system of morphology, a cleft chin signifies vanity and dishonesty. A dimpled chin, on the other hand, implies a desire for harmony. More »

Club foot, cleft lip, spina bifida, and missing or undeveloped limbs are some physical birth defects. Down syndrome and Fragile X syndrome are also birth defects, according to Parents magazine. More »

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Pilonidal sinus disease is a condition where small abscesses or cysts containing debris, dirt and hair form at the top of the buttocks in the cleft, as stated by Healthline. The growths cause severe pain, ooze blood and ... More »

A cleft palate, or orofacial cleft, is a birth defect that occurs when the tissue forming the roof of the mouth does not form properly, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The front, back, or bot... More »

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