orofacial cleft type 5

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orofacial cleft type 5

A nonsyndromic cleft lip (OMIM:608874), with or without cleft palate. Orofacial cleft type 5 is linked to defects of MSX1, which encodes a homeobox protein involved in epithelial-mesenchymal signalling that has roles in craniofacial development.
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And placement of fillings during any of the intervals studied was not associated with a significantly elevated risk of cleft lip with or without cleft palate.