Congenital Birth Defect News and Research

RSS
A congenital birth defect, also known as a congenital anomaly, is a condition that is present at birth due to structural deformities in the development of a fetus. Common examples of congenital birth defects include congenital heart disease, neural tube defects and Down syndrome.

Further Reading

Clinical study shows that clopidogrel not effective in infants with congenital heart diseases

Clinical study shows that clopidogrel not effective in infants with congenital heart diseases

Ultrasound reliable alternative to X-rays for DDH screening in children

Ultrasound reliable alternative to X-rays for DDH screening in children

Researchers identify gene abnormality for most common congenital birth defect, clubfoot

Researchers identify gene abnormality for most common congenital birth defect, clubfoot

Link found between cryptorchidism and genetic mutations

Link found between cryptorchidism and genetic mutations

Custom-made bladders produced from patients' own cells

Custom-made bladders produced from patients' own cells

First human recipients of laboratory-grown organs

First human recipients of laboratory-grown organs

Psychological distress of parents of children with spina bifida

Psychological distress of parents of children with spina bifida