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Synonyms for malformation

a disfiguring abnormality of shape or form

Synonyms for malformation

something abnormal or anomalous


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Successful treatment of intramuscular venous malformation with image-guided radiofrequency ablation.
However, the association appeared to strengthen somewhat for risperidone when filling two or more prescriptions (RR, 1.46 for any malformation; 95% CI, 1.01-2.10; RR, 1.87 for cardiac malformations; 95% CI, 1.09-3.19).
It is assumed that repeated micro-bleeding to the malformation and the surrounding nervous tissue as well as recanalization after thrombus formation have the influence on the lesion growth.
Bateman, M.D., from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, and colleagues estimated the risks for major congenital malformations associated with first-trimester exposure to ?-blockers using data from health registries in the five Nordic countries and the U.S.
Based on cellular analysis, Mulliken and Glowacki demonstrated that the broad spectrum of vascular anomalies consisted of two major categories: vascular tumors and vascular malformations. (4) The infantile hemangioma is by far the most common vascular tumor, with an incidence estimated at 4-10% of all infants and children.
Arteriovenous malformation of the forehead, anterior scalp and nasal dorsum.
Summary: Study shows nearly one and one-half times as many babies exposed to lithium during the first trimester experienced major malformations compared to the unexposed group
On MR angiography, the internal cerebral vein and the vein of Galen were observed to be dilated and an arteriovenous malformation (AVM) was noted originating from the interpeduncular cistern extending into the quadrigeminal cistern and lateral ventricle, nourished by the posterior cerebral artery, draining into the internal cerebral vein and vein of Galen.
It is the malformation of the LSCC, which is the last one to develop, that occurs most frequently, and this may be explained by such a sequential development model of inner ear embryogenesis.[1] However, isolated LSCC malformation with a normal vestibular apparatus and cochlea might present challenges to the sequential development theory of the inner ear.
Abernethy malformation (type II) and concurrent hepatocellular carcinoma or hepatoblastoma were suspected.
Perineal fistulas are diagnosed upon discovery of openings on the perineum, meconium or mucus in a small strip running up into the scrotal median raphe, a perineal groove or a bucket-handle malformation in the anal dimple skin.
The study identified the dose for each drug with the lowest rates of malformation. For lamotrigine, it was a dose of less than 300 mg per day, with a 2% frequency of malformations.
For objective evaluation of the described lesion, we performed digital subtraction angiography (DSA), which showed a plexiform arteriovenous malformation (AVM) in the right temporal lobe with numerous feeding arteries running from the lateral thalamostriatal perforators, as well as from both trunks of the insular segment of the right middle cerebral artery (M2) (Fig.
A congenital vascular malformation (CVM) is defined as "an embryologically developed, inborn error of vascular morphogenesis leading to true structural anomalies".
Abbreviations AVM - arteriovenous malformation MRI - magnetic resonance imaging CT - computerized tomography SAH - subarachnoid hemorrhage Brain AVMs are responsible for 3% of strokes and 9% of subarachnoid hemorrhages [7, 8], affecting about 0.1% of population.