Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Cleft lip and cleft palate are common congenital deformities which occur more often in children of Asian, Latino or Native American descent. Cleft lip and cleft palate are more than physical disorders, children affected by the deformities and their families often face psychological problems as well. However, medics remind that orofacial clefts can be successfully cured with surgery. Learn more about the disorders as well as their symptoms, causes and treatment in this book.