Although in many cases the exact cause of cleft lip palate is not entirely known, experts believe that underlying factors like genetics, environment and exposure to certain toxins may play a role in this condition, expla... More »

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The exact causes of orofacial clefts are unknown, but experts believe that both genetics and environmental factors contribute, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Gene mutations and the mother's ... More »

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Cleft lips and palates usually occur very early in fetal development. It happens when there is not enough tissue to join together or if the tissues simply do not join together correctly, reports WebMD. Cleft palate occur... More »

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The exact causes of orofacial clefts are unknown, but experts believe that both genetics and environmental factors contribute, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Gene mutations and the mother's ... More »

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As of 2015, the exact cause of fissured tongue is unknown, and the condition is benign, the American Academy of Oral Medicine states; however, some congenital cases develop when the tongue fails to fuse completely before... More »

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Symptoms of temporomandibular joint or TMJ disorders include ear and jaw pain, soreness in jaw muscles, lockjaw and neck pain, explains the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Individuals suffering ... More »

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Foods that cause migraine-related dizziness or vertigo include chocolate, red wine, meats that are canned or cured in processing, cheese, and MSG, according to the University of California Irvine Department of Otolaryngo... More »

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