Health Information > Birth Defects

Clinical Trials

- ClinicalTrials.gov: Abnormalities - National Institutes of Health

Coping

- When Your Baby Has a Birth Defect - Nemours Foundation
- Peer Contact for Parents of Children with Congenit - Amputee Coalition of America

Diagnosis/Symptoms

- Amniocentesis - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS) - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Ultrasound - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation

Directories

- State Map Page - National Newborn Screening and Genetics Resource Center
- Qualified Centers - Children's Craniofacial Association
- Laboratory Directory-GeneReviews - Children's Health Care System, Seattle
- US Clinic Directory Search - Children's Health Care System, Seattle
- Find a Teratogen Information Service - Organization of Teratology Information Services

Genetics

- Genetics Home Reference: Genetic Conditions - National Library of Medicine
- Common Forms of Inheritance - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Multifactorial Inheritance - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation

Organizations

- National Newborn Screening and Genetics Resource C -
- Children's Craniofacial Association -
- National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental -
- Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation -
- March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation -
- National Institute of Child Health and Human Devel -
- National Institute of Neurological Disorders and S -
- Organization of Teratology Information Services -
- Save Babies Through Screening Foundation -

Overviews

- Birth Defects - Nemours Foundation
- Descriptions of Leading Categories of Birth Defect - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Birth Defects - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation

Prevention/Screening

- Folic Acid Frequently Asked Questions - National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
- Maternal Blood Screening for Down Syndrome and Neu - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation

Related Issues

- Common Concerns and Exposures - Center for the Evaluation of Risks to Human Reproduction
- What You Can Do to Keep Germs from Harming You or - National Center for Infectious Diseases
- Pregnancy and the Drug Dilemma - Food and Drug Administration
- Food-Borne Risks in Pregnancy - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Accutane and Other Retinoids - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Amniotic Fluid Abnormalities - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Thalidomide: New Uses for a Notorious Drug - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- What Is a Neonatologist? - American Academy of Pediatrics
- Organization of Teratology Information Services Fa - Organization of Teratology Information Services

Research

- Congenital Causes of Venous Thrombosis--Classifica - American College of Physicians
- Birth Defects Research - National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
- Do Multivitamin Supplements Reduce the Risk for Di - National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
- Maternal Obesity and Risk for Birth Defects - National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
- Loratadine and Hypospadias: Data from the National - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Specific Conditions

- What I Need to Know about Hirschsprung's Dise - National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Undescended Testicles - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (Bubble Boy Disea - Nemours Foundation
- Intestinal Malrotation - Nemours Foundation
- Congenital Torticollis (Twisted Neck) - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Congenital Abnormalities of the Upper Extremity - American Society for Surgery of the Hand
- Bardet-Biedl Syndrome - Foundation Fighting Blindness
- Craniofacial Syndrome Descriptions - Children's Craniofacial Association
- FAQs about CdLS - Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation
- Cervical Teratoma - Children's Hospital Boston
- Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) - Children's Hospital Boston
- Crouzon Syndrome (Craniofacial Dysostosis) - Cleft Palate Foundation
- Information about Pierre Robin Sequence/Complex - Cleft Palate Foundation
- Treacher Collins Syndrome - Cleft Palate Foundation
- Late-Appearing Defects - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Achondroplasia - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Chromosomal Abnormalities - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Clubfoot and Other Foot Deformities - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Hearing Loss - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
- Ambiguous Genitalia - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Horseshoe Kidney - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- What Is a Large (Giant) Congenital Nevus? - Nevus Outreach, Inc.
- Waardenburg Syndrome - National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
- Cephalic Disorders Information Page - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Cephalic Disorders Fact Sheet - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Craniosynostosis - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Klippel-Feil Syndrome - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Mobius Syndrome (Congenital Facial Diplegia) - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Williams Syndrome - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Statistics

- FASTATS: Birth Defects - National Center for Health Statistics
- Leading Categories of Birth Defects - March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation