The roof of the mouth is known as the palate. The hard palate is the
front part of the roof of the mouth, and the soft palate is the back
June 17, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Mark A. Rasmus, MD - Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine
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