congenital anomaly


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congenital anomaly

[kən′jen·əd·əl ə′näm·ə·lē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional abnormality of the human body that develops before birth. Also known as birth defect.
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Table 4 summarizes the association of presence of congenital anomaly on ultrasound examination with occurrence of stillbirth.
The impact of more complete data from Wales on the National Congenital Anomaly System.
67%) cases had associated risk factors like consanguineous marriage, family history of diabetes mellitus, congenital anomaly, previous history of delivering anomalous baby and as shown in Table 4.
In our study, the rate of congential anomalies among perinatal deaths was found to be 23% and the most common congenital anomaly was central nervous system anomalies (32.
BEIRUT: Every year, 600 children in Lebanon are born with a heart condition known as a congenital anomaly that, if left untreated, will claim the lives of many before they reach their first birthday.
The source population consisted of congenital anomaly cases and control births from the Barcelona congenital anomalies register, Registro Defectios Congenitos Barcelona (REDCB), which has accrued approximately 13,000 births/year from nearly all maternity units in the city since its start in 1992.
A report, published today by the British Isles Network of Congenital Anomaly Registers (Binocar), shows that out of the 35,765 births in Wales in 2011, 1,039 had a birth defect.
Models for stillbirth caused by congenital anomaly were run including terminations of pregnancy, in the event that terminations were due to anomalies.
Developmental dysplasia of the hip present in 2% of patients is another common congenital anomaly.
Congenitally corrected transposition of the great vessels (CCTGV) characterized by atrioventricular (AV) and ventriculoarterial discordance is a rare congenital anomaly which accounts for about 1% of all congenital heart disease cases (1).
For the first time [in the UAE], we have operated on a complex congenital anomaly in a girl who suffered from a rare condition.

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