AssessmentsCleft lip and palate
Cleft lip and palate
USMLE® Step 1 style questions USMLE
USMLE® Step 2 style questions USMLE
A newborn girl is brought to the neonatal intensive care unit because she was born with truncated fingers. Her fingers also have deep circumferential indentations. She was born full term without any complications during birth. Her mother received proper prenatal care and the pregnancy was uneventful. Which of the following is the pathogenesis of this condition?