[ClickPress, Tue Jul 16 2019] Chiari malformations
are structural defects in the base of the cerebellum and skull.
The goal of the cryoablation procedure was to create an ice ball large enough to cover the area underlying the malformation
that was pre-procedurally marked on the skin.
Of 214 live births with first-trimester exposure to atypical antipsychotics, three major malformations
were confirmed, while among the control group of 89 women, one major malformation
More frequent bleeding was observed in lesions of the supratentorial area than in the subtentorial malformations
and the bleeding was confirmed in the referral only in 1 patient with malformation
of the brainstem.
15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Maternal use of ?-blockers in the first trimester of pregnancy is not associated with a large increase in the risk for overall or cardiac congenital malformations
, according to a study published online Oct.
"Bladder Exstrophy is an extremely rare malformation
and affects one in 30,000 children, with boys being affected twice more than girls.
The majority of lesions incorrectly termed "hemangioma" represent venous malformations
, including those listed above.
Since dermatologists rarely encounter such a giant asymptomatic arteriovenous malformation
of scalp, we considered it apt to report the case to sensitise regarding this complex entity and stresses the importance of various radiological investigations in deciding further management.
"Women should be informed on malformation
risk in first-trimester exposed infants, but also about very high relapse risks for mental illness both during pregnancy and during the postpartum period," said Veerle Bergink, Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, US.
The vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation
(VGAM) is a rare congenital vascular malformation
characterized by the shunting of the arterial fow into an enlarged cerebral vein of Galen.
To the Editor: Semicircular canal (SCC) malformation
(dystrophy, coloboma, or enlargement) is a kind of inner ear anomaly.
was first described in 1793, which is characterized by direct drainage of the superior mesenteric vein and splenic vein to the inferior vena cava.