Birth defect - Wikipedia
A birth defect, also known as a congenital disorder, is a condition present at birth regardless of its cause. Birth defects may result in disabilities that may be physical, intellectual, or developmental. The disabilities can range from mild to severe. Birth defects are divided into two main types: structural disorders in which there are problems with the shape of a body part and functional ...
Birth Defect Research for Children
Includes the National Birth Defect Registry, birth defect research, resources, parent networking and updates on birth defect prevention.
Birth Defects & Disorders - American Pregnancy Association
This category of the American Pregnancy Association website covers birth defects and disorders.
Plouff Law » Zofran Birth Defect Lawyer
We are now investigating cases in which Zofran causes birth injuries. Scientific studies now link birth injury heart defects to Zofran. Zofran is made by GlaxoSmithKline.
Teratology - Wikipedia
Teratology is the study of abnormalities of physiological development.It is often thought of as the study of human congenital abnormalities, but it is broader than that, taking into account other non-birth developmental stages, including puberty; and other organisms, including plants.The related term developmental toxicity includes all manifestations of abnormal development that are caused by ...
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia [dot org]
An education and support network for people and families with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia. Includes important medical links, FAQ, Message Board and Archives.
Imperforate Anus: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments
An imperforate anus is a birth defect that happens while your baby is still growing in the womb. This defect means that your baby has an improperly developed anus, and therefore can’t pass stool normally from their rectum out of their body.
Preventing Birth Defects - American Pregnancy Association
This article provides a variety of tips for preventing birth defects as you contemplate starting or adding to your family.
Birth Defects: MedlinePlus
A birth defect is a problem that happens while a baby is developing in the mother's body. Most birth defects happen during the first 3 months of pregnancy. One out of every 33 babies in the United States is born with a birth defect.
Syndactyly and Polydactyly - Birth Defect Fact Sheet
Syndactyly is webbing or fusing between the digits (fingers or toes) and most commonly occurs between the middle two fingers. Polydactyly is typified by extra fingers and/or toes.