teratogenetic


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ter·a·to·gen·ic

, teratogenetic (ter'ă-tō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik),
1. Relating to teratogenesis.
2. Causing congenital anomalies or birth defects.

ter·a·to·gen·ic

, teratogenetic (ter'ă-tō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik)
1. Relating to teratogenesis.
2. Causing congenital anomalies or birth defects.

teratogenetic

(tĕr″ă-tō-jĕ-nĕt′ĭk) [″ + genesis, generation, birth]
Concerning teratogenesis.
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Thus, he says, it is not known whether steroids lead to cardiovascular problems, what the teratogenetic (embryo-deforming) effects in women may be, or whether steroids cause an increase in the number of tumors.