However, since she was classified as having a congenital anomaly
, cover was reduced to Dh250,000, which is a travesty.
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.
Splenogonadal fusion is a rare congenital anomaly
that is frequently associated with cryptorchidism and hernia.
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.
25 We found that rates and absolute educational inequality in stillbirth caused by congenital anomaly
tended to decrease in Quebec, despite an increase in prevalence of obesity and diabetes and the proportion of pregnancies at advanced ages.
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).
Dr Mohamed Hamdan, consultant and head of Paediatric Cardiology at Tawam Hospital, stressed that CHD is the most common congenital anomaly
, occurring in about one per cent of newborns.
The report, from the British Isles Network of Congenital Anomaly
Registers (Binocar), covers five registers of defects in England and Wales.
1] This congenital anomaly
typically causes no impairments, but it is frequently associated with maldescended testis, inguinal hernia and testicular torsion.
Urethral duplication is a rare congenital anomaly
with approximately 200 cases described in literature.
demonstrated that all patients who presented with asymptomatic lesions of the chest wall had benign conditions, most commonly a congenital anomaly