congenital anomaly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n congenital anomaly a defect that is present at birth
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Usage

In literature:

Clinical Sketches a contains quite an extensive article on and several illustrations of congenital anomalies of the iris.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
He even treated congenital anomalies.
"Old-Time Makers of Medicine" by James J. Walsh
This anomaly may be congenital, for example, in the sexual paradoxy of children.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
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In news:

They are congenital deformities that affect thousands of babies every year - facial anomalies .
CCTA is well recognized as the imaging study of choice for the evaluation of congenital coronary anomalies in adults.
Abstract Laryngomalacia, the most common congenital laryngeal anomaly, is not a single disease entity but rather a variety of entities along a spectrum of underlying pathophysiologies.
A congenital lacrimal fistula is a rare developmental anomaly, usually unilateral.
Giant tracheocele with multiple congenital anomalies.
S Gopalakrishnan, MS. Branchial cleft fistulae are rare congenital anomalies that arise from the abnormal persistence of branchial remnants.
It became the standard of care at Boston Children's Hospital, where he directs the Neonatal and Congenital Anomaly Neurosurgery Program.
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