congenital abnormality

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Synonyms for congenital abnormality

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Concealed penis is a common congenital abnormality, especially in obese people.
This was found by the coroner to be a congenital abnormality.
The Northern Congenital Abnormality Register is the longest running of its type in the country and the data provided will be used internationally.
Given that both alcohol consumption and cor triatriatum are associated with atrial fibrillation, it is unclear if the presence of the congenital abnormality put the patient at a higher risk of arrhythmias.
Pistorius was born with a congenital abnormality and had his lower legs amputated when he was 11 months old.
From the age of 11 to 16, after being diagnosed with scoliosis, a congenital abnormality of the spine, she was forced to wear a plastic brace from her chest to her hips, and was often in and out of hospital.
Old-fashioned" surgery may be indicated in the rare case of large stones caused by an infection, congenital abnormality of the urinary system, or failure of conventional treatments.
Serious adverse events are defined as those that result in death, a life-threatening experience, inpatient hospitalization, persistent or significant disability or incapacity, or a congenital abnormality or birth defect; or that require, based on reasonable medical judgment, a medical or surgical intervention to prevent one of these outcomes.
According to the university's research group, the congenital abnormality of KRAS and BRAF induces CFC syndrome, a rare genetic disorder characterized by a distinctive facial appearance, congenital cardiac lesion, mental deficiency, and excessive keratinization.
The definition applies to live births only and shall not include disability or death caused by generic or congenital abnormality.
Further epidemiologic and biologic studies are needed to explain, in a multi-factorial model, which factors (genetic and/or environmental) interact and influence the etiology of this congenital abnormality.
Nicola was born in Glasgow on June 30, 1995, but was found to have a congenital abnormality which required surgery.
He added that Mr Singh suffered from a congenital abnormality to a major blood vessel close to the base of his brain which could have ruptured at any time.
Taxpayers cannot deduct the cost of cosmetic surgery unless the procedure is necessary to correct a deformity from a congenital abnormality, personal injury or disease--and the question of whether Lasik is a cosmetic procedure is open for discussion.
A branchial cleft cyst is a congenital abnormality usually located in the lateral neck along the anterior portion of the sternocleidomastoid muscle; it can also involve the ear and parotid salivary gland.
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