Cleft velum

What is Cleft velum?

Cleft velum is a fissure type embryopathy that affects in varying degrees the soft palate.

Other condition names

  • Cleft soft palate
  • Cleft velum palatinum

Inheritance type

Multigenic/multifactorial, Not applicable

Age of Onset

  • Infancy
  • Neonatal
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