VATER syndrome

VATER syndrome

Neonatology A clinical syndrome characterized by Vertebral defects, imperforate anus, tracheoesophageal fistula, renal defects. See VACTERUL.
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Here, we report a case of H-type TEF in a 10 year old boy with skeletal and vertebral anomalies but not all features of VACTERAL or VATER syndrome.
VA is the expanded acronym for the nonrandom association of multiple birth defects originally described as the VATER syndrome.
The trainee child carer was born with the rare genetic condition VATER Syndrome, which affects just 16 in every 100,000 babies and results in a number of defects and abnormalities.
Katy was born with the rare genetic condition VATER Syndrome, an association of which is called VACTERL, which affects just 16 in every 100,000 babies and results in a number of defects and abnormalities.
Affected by a particularly nasty condition known as VATER Syndrome that 16 in 100,000 people are born with, Sami has had three surgeries with more to come in the years ahead.
Fergus had life-saving heart surgery for Vater syndrome, which affects his breathing and he has to wear a "life-line" which connects his oesophagus.
According to a news release from the Children's Miracle Network, Hansen was born at Sacred Heart Medical Center with a birth defect known as VATER Syndrome, a complex condition that affects, among other things, her vertebrae, trachea and esophagus.
My 17-yr-old son has Klinefelter syndrome, VATER syndrome, Homer's syndrome, and brain damage from a lack of oxygen at birth.
Her son, Shaun, was born with several parts of his body missing and diagnosed as having the one- in-a-million genetic disorder, Vater Syndrome.
Shannon Piggott, from Stoke-on-Trent, was diagnosed as a baby with Vater syndrome, a rare condition that strikes one in 38,000 children and causes various defects throughout the body, including many problems with the organs.
Agenesis of the left kidney is also noted incidentally; this should raise suspicion for associations of the VATER syndrome, which are known to occur with double aortic arch anomaly.