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Cleft palate, foal
Cleft palate, foal

    Static endoscopic image of a 3-month-old filly with history of milk exiting the nose during nursing. Note the position of the epiglottis within the oropharynx. The stars mark the edge of the soft palate and the defect is indicated by the bracket.

Courtesy of Dr. Lindsey Boone, Auburn University.