congenital


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congenital

denoting or relating to any nonhereditary condition, esp an abnormal condition, existing at birth

congenital

[kən′jen·əd·əl]
(medicine)
Dating from or existing before birth.
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Accordingly, the congenital group's overall long-term survival was worse in the analysis.
The histology of the mass appeared to be classical for congenital epulis and the diagnosis was confirmed by immunohistochemical testing.
An adult congenital heart disease nurse specialist used a case study to review nursing cares for adult congenital heart disease patients.
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Pregnancy is fraught with potential difficulties for women with congenital heart disease, especially if there are complications.
But still, every year, 4600 babies are born with congenital heart defects - one in every 145 births.
The researchers distributed questionnaires to the families of 105 children diagnosed with congenital hypothyroidism and phenyl ketonuria, both curable with medication.
4) Congenital syphilis has been associated with stillbirth, neonatal death, and premature delivery.
One mother described a large hospital's ongoing study of congenital heart defects.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Congenital Heart Disease.
Only recently have physicians been able to accurately diagnose and characterize the myriad congenital cardiovascular conditions that occur and begin to apply successful strategies for care.
Washington, May 13 ( ANI ): Researchers conducting the first large-scale sequencing analysis of congenital heart disease have taken an important step in unlocking the cause of the most common type of birth defect.