Abdul Wahab, Dr. Norsila and Samsudin, Prof. Ab. Rani and Ab. Wahid, Pn. Wan Zaharah and Jamaludin, Dr. Jamilah and Van Dort, Sandra Antoinette (2004) Nasalance Scores In Normal Children And In Repaired Cleft Lip And Palate Children Speaking The Malay Language. Project Report. Universiti Sains Malaysia.
Cleft lip and palate is a common facial birth defect. Corrective surgery to repair the cleft is often done early in infancy, before the child learns to speak. However, a number of these patients still develop speech problems. A common speech problem in these patients is hypernasality.
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