disruption sequence

disruption sequence

Pediatrics The constellation of malformations that occur when a normally developing fetus is subjected to a toxin–eg, thalidomide or pathogen–eg, rubella
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The main reported signs and symptoms include abnormalities in neurologic examination, dysphagia, microcephaly (7-9), and a phenotype characterized as fetal brain disruption sequence (10).
Nearly all infants had a phenotype characteristic of fetal brain disruption sequence (Figure 1), including craniofacial disproportion (95.
8% had a phenotype of fetal brain disruption sequence.
Therefore, screening should be based not only on HC measurement at birth but also on the phenotype associated with fetal brain disruption sequence and cranial CT scan imaging findings.
The Brazilian outbreak of Zika virus has been linked with a particularly devastating form of microcephaly known as fetal brain disruption sequence.
This critical vascular event known as subclavian artery supply disruption sequence (SASDS), occurs when the medial and forward growth of the ribs forces the subclavian vessel into a U-shaped configuration.