The Complex Formation of the Secondary Palate and Nose in Evolution

  • Roger Jankowski


Insights into the evolutionary formation of the secondary palate give a completely different view on how the secondary palate and nose may form during human development if, of course, the hypothesis of existing parallels between evolution and development is true.


Nasal Septum Nasal Passage Palatal Shelf Lateral Nasal Wall Mouth Cavity 
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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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