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mal·formed

(măl-fôrmd′)
adj.
Abnormally or faultily formed.

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Q. Is it a birth defect in children? I know about the causes of autism. Is it a birth defect in children?

A. it's not an easy answer i'm afraid...there are congenital differences, but no "birth defect" that we can detect. there's a good pdf file that gives a full explanation about it...i think you'll find it useful:
http://209.85.129.132/search?q=cache:U7PHTfTAZhYJ:www.nichd.nih.gov/publications/pubs/upload/autism_overview_2005.pdf+http://www.nichd.nih.gov/publications/pubs/upload/autism_overview_2005.pdf&hl=iw&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=il

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126 of 8752, 63 of 5245, 28 among 2068, 12 of 520 and 3 among 87 belonging to the parity of 1,2,3,4, above 5 respectively had malformed babies.
Fuzzing test is implemented by injecting malformed testing cases to the target system and detecting the operation status of the target [8, 9].
In 21 (26.9%) out of 78 malformed inner ears, lateral semicircular canals were found to be aplastic or hypoplastic and in 10 (12.8%) inner ears lateral semicircular canal was dilated.
The principle is to send malformed testing data to targets through Socket APIs and monitor the exceptions appeared in targets [14][16][22][23][24].
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