congenital defect


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n congenital defect a defect that is present at birth
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In literature:

Congenital defect of the epidermis and true skin is a rarity in pathology.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Rohleder is inclined to regard the condition as due to a congenital defect in the "sexual centre" of the brain.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 1 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
Thy father was born blind, and in consequence of this congenital defect of a sense, he could not become king.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
This defect is usually congenital.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Men suffering from congenital defects should not marry.
"Sex" by Henry Stanton
It may occur at any period of life, so long as the original congenital defect remains.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
In cases of congenital defect, there is very little to fear.
"A Plea for the Criminal" by James Leslie Allan Kayll
On p. 91 I have related a case of monocular congenital defective sight in congenital cataract of both eyes.
"Schweigger on Squint" by C. Schweigger
In this case there are local evidences of congenital defect.
"Degeneracy" by Eugene S. Talbot
Then again we find congenital defects in individuals among plants, just as we do among animals.
"American Pomology" by J. A. Warder

In news:

Alyssia, a member of the Eagles, the school's basketball team, faces amputation of her leg due to a congenital birth defect.
Santillán, who suffered from a terminal congenital heart defect, came with her family to Durham, the self-proclaimed city of medicine three years ago after an arduous journey across the border.
Tasha underwent the surgery to repair a congenital defect that was preventing her from eating solid foods.
1 report a systematic review to assess pulse oximetry as a screening method for critical congenital heart defects (CCHD) in asymptomatic newborn babies.
Georgia hospitals may be required to test all newborns for congenital heart defects.
Middle fossa repair of bilateral large congenital tegmental defects with meningoencephaloceles.
How Congenital Heart Defects impacted a local family.
Regenerative medicine, also known as tissue engineering, is the process of creating living, functional tissues to repair or replace native tissue or organ functions that have been lost due to disease or congenital defects.
Cardiologists at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta have developed a smartphone application, Pulse Ox Tool, that can help detect congenital heart defects in newborns before they are sent home from the hospital.
Olsen, the newborn son of Panthers tight end Greg Olsen, will have the first of three scheduled open-heart surgeries Thursday at Levine Children's Hospital to correct a congenital heart defect.
One of their babies had a severe congenital heart defect, and there was little chance she could survive without surgery.
For more information about Cora, congenital heart defects and pulse oximetry screening, visit the McCormick 's' website, www/
Sisters, Lauren, 3, and Abby, 6, are joining their parents, Jessica and Dan Makuh, in the Dayton Heart Walk this weekend as they raise money to research congenital heart defects.
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen and his wife Kara brought their son home from the hospital Tuesday - four weeks after TJ Olsen was born with a congenital heart defect.

In science:

Chronic diseases or congenital defects of hepatobiliary organs result in depression of BA production. Obstructive jaundice or gallbladder excision completely stops their income to intestine.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process