Limb-body wall complex is a malformation of body and limbs with craniofacial defects.
We describe here the epidemiologic of this complex using the population-based registry data in the Kanagawa Birth Defects Monitoring Program during the period 1982-1991.
Program during the period 1982-1991.
Eleven infants (11/428,599 births) with the complex were ascertained in the study.
The incidence and spectrum of the defects observed in our cases were similar to those of other studies.
The parental ages in the study group were not significantly different from those in the general populatio.
Mots-clés Pascal : Bride amniotique, Epidémiologie, Malformation, Membre, Paroi corps, Japon, Asie, Gestation pathologie, Foetus pathologie, Système ostéoarticulaire pathologie, Maladie congénitale, Syndrome complexe, Peau pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Amniotic band, Epidemiology, Malformation, Limb, Body wall, Japan, Asia, Pregnancy disorders, Fetal diseases, Diseases of the osteoarticular system, Congenital disease, Complex syndrome, Skin disease
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Code Inist : 002B23E. Création : 199501.