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Birth Defects

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Birth defects encompass structural and functional alterations that occur during embryonic or fetal development and are present since birth. The cause may be genetic, environmental or unknown and can result in physical and/or mental impairment. Here is the latest research on birth defects.

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The Spine Journal : Official Journal of the North American Spine Society

Intraoperative alignment goals for distinctive sagittal morphotypes of severe cervical deformity to achieve optimal improvements in health-related quality of life measures

The Spine Journal : Official Journal of the North American Spine SocietyMarch 27, 2020
Sohrab VirkInternational Spine Study Group
Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology

Loss of ap4s1 in zebrafish leads to neurodevelopmental defects resembling spastic paraplegia 52

Annals of Clinical and Translational NeurologyMarch 28, 2020
Angelica D'AmoreFilippo M Santorelli
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology : the Official Journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Neurodevelopment at age 2 and umbilical artery Doppler in cases of preterm birth after prenatal hypertensive disorder or suspected fetal growth restriction: the EPIPAGE 2 prospective population-based cohort study

Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology : the Official Journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and GynecologyMarch 27, 2020
Pierre DelormeEPIPAGE2 Obstetrical Study Group
Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Invasive cardiovascular magnetic resonance (iCMR) for diagnostic right and left heart catheterization using an MR-conditional guidewire and passive visualization in congenital heart disease

Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic ResonanceMarch 28, 2020
Surendranath R Veeram ReddyTarique Hussain
PloS One

Histopathologic assessment of cultured human thymus

PloS OneMarch 26, 2020
Laura P HaleJoanne Kurtzberg
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PloS One

Profile of congenital heart disease in infants born following exposure to preeclampsia

PloS OneMarch 28, 2020
Christopher S YilgwanMelissa A Simon
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics

Normalization of Forefoot Supination After Tibialis Anterior Tendon Transfer for Dynamic Clubfoot Recurrence

Journal of Pediatric OrthopedicsMarch 25, 2020
Gabriel T MindlerChristof Radler
Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Low incidence of maxillary hypoplasia in isolated cleft palate

Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryMarch 25, 2020
Vitali AzouzAnanth S Murthy
Frontiers in Pharmacology

The Role of Fibroblast Growth Factor 10 Signaling in Duodenal Atresia

Frontiers in PharmacologyMarch 27, 2020
Matthew L M JonesWarwick J Teague
Disability and Rehabilitation

Development of the MobQoL patient reported outcome measure for mobility-related quality of life

Disability and RehabilitationMarch 26, 2020
Nathan BrayRhiannon Tudor Edwards
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