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What does V/P stand for?

V/P stands for Velopharyngeal

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According to Bassett and Chow, patients with two or more of the following groups of screening criteria are at an increased risk for 22q11 DS: * hypernasal speech, history of speech therapy, velopharyngeal incompetence, cleft palate * characteristic facial features--long narrow face, small low-set ears, a small mouth and retruded chin * learning difficulties, history of special education * congenital heart disease--e.
In 1976, a group of scientists reported certain characteristics of patients having cardiac abnormalities such as peculiar faces including hypertelorism, short palpebral fissures, broad root of the nose, abnormal ears and nasal voice with or without velopharyngeal deficiency (12).