Fetal anticonvulsant syndrome | definition of Fetal anticonvulsant syndrome by Medical dictionary
Fetal anticonvulsant syndrome
Fetal anticonvulsant syndrome Congenital defects caused, or thought to have been caused, by the necessary maternal intake of anticonvulsant drugs during early pregnancy.
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In this study, the mother of the child with mental delay and mothers of children with ADHD did not take FA periconceptionally, nor did the mother of the boy with fetal anticonvulsant syndrome
. Bromley et al.
A case of fetal anticonvulsant syndrome
with severe bilateral upper limb defect.
A clinical study of 57 children with fetal anticonvulsant syndromes
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