The Seemingly Simple Formation of the Secondary Palate and Nose in the Human Embryo

  • Roger Jankowski


According to the classic description found in most textbooks, development of the secondary palate and nose is seemingly simple (Fig. 5.1).


Nasal Cavity Cleft Palate Endochondral Ossification Classic Description Nasal Passage 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger Jankowski
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  1. 1.Faculté de Médecine Service ORL - CHUUniversité de LorraineNancyFrance

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