This level of education was not in agreement with the participants' poor understanding of basic terminology and mathematics, which was needed to grasp the concept of teratogenesis
. Birth defects is a layman's term commonly used in medical practice during the counselling of patients.
Ondovcik, "Oxidative DNA damage and repair in teratogenesis
and neurodevelopmental deficits," Birth Defects Research Part C, Embryo Today, vol.
Warfarin is well documented to be the most effective anticoagulant and is best for the mother, giving the lowest risk of thrombosis; however, it crosses the placenta and is associated with adverse fetal outcomes, including teratogenesis
(nasal hypoplasia and epiphyseal stippling), miscarriage, stillbirth and intracranial bleeding.
Findings of the report revealed that the places where people do not have adequate access to water largely coincide with those where toxicity-centered diseases endemic in general, and embryonic - teratogenesis
pandemic out-breaks in particular, are threateningly high.
of halogenated hydrocarbon-contaminated drinking water.
Understanding diabetic teratogenesis
: Where are we now and where are we going?
Arora, and P Taneja, "Antigenotoxic potential of certain dietary constituents," Teratogenesis
Carcinogenesis and Mutagenesis, vol.
Zn deficiency affects nearly two billion people in the developing countries and is associated with many diseases, including depressed growth, diarrhea, impotence and delayed sexual maturation, alopecia, eye and skin lesions, impaired appetite, altered cognition, impaired host defense properties, defects in carbohydrate utilization, and reproductive teratogenesis
in offspring exposed to VPA in utero also has been described, (3) and an association between VPA and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has been suspected, but convincing data have not been published until now.