The impact of nonsyndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate on oral health-related quality of life

Abstract Nonsyndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate (NSCL±P) compromises oral health, leading to missing or malformed teeth, and hampering oral hygiene. Apart from anatomic damages, NSCL±P also culminates in an impact on the routine quality of life with social privation and psychological em...

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Main Authors: Maria Augusta Ramires da Silva, Isis de Fátima Balderrama, Ana Paula Wobeto, Renata Iani Werneck, Luciana Reis Azevedo-Alanis
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: University of São Paulo 2018-04-01
Series:Journal of Applied Oral Science
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Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1678-77572018000100433&lng=en&tlng=en