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Synonyms for malformed

Synonyms for malformed

so badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly

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Differential expression of galectin-3 in ocular malformed veins with or without pingyangmycin pretreatment
In the total of 232 malformed babies, the most common system to involve is central nervous system (24.
Malformed proteins have been implicated in diseases ranging from Alzheimer's to mad cow disease.
Fifteen years ago, scientists at the National Institutes of Health reported that malformed prions--proteins that can trigger lethal illnesses including mad cow disease--remain on soil surfaces for at least 3 years.
In fact, the malformed prion patterns appeared similar to those found in Alzheimer's patients.
The association between hypospadias and maternal age, both for younger and older women, might be explained as a "defect in nature's quality control" caused by a reduction of defensive maternal mechanisms that would be less efficient in the elimination of malformed fetuses in the mothers of hypospadias cases.
In the 1990's, the National Institutes of Health said that malformed prions (proteins) could remain on soil surfaces for at least three years.
1) Its signs include camptodactyly, multiple ankyloses, pulmonary hypoplasia, and facial anomalies, including micrognathia, ocular hypertelorism, low-set and malformed ears, and a depressed nasal tip.
VALENCIA - Because of his malformed hands, swinging a bat or wearing a baseball mitt is nearly impossible for Jeffrey Krinkel.
Teeth may be congenitally absent as in HED, may be malformed as in otodental dysplasia, (5) or only the enamel may be affected as in the tricho-dento-osseous syndrome.
1) Embryonic congestive heart failure occurs when not enough oxygen is reaching the heart, possibly because blood vessels feeding the placenta are malformed or underdeveloped; the condition is a factor in 40% of miscarriages.
An evil old man, crippled and malformed, led the nation into more wars and foreign entanglements--he was the ruler of Honoria.
Remote attackers may exploit this vulnerability by connecting to target SMTP servers and transmitting to them malformed SMTP data.
It did not say what caused the twisting but said the singer had been born with a malformed intestine.