congenital disorder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n congenital disorder a defect that is present at birth
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Understanding basic brain embryology provides the foundation for making diagnoses of brain malformations, heritable diseases, congenital neoplasms and even postnatal developmental disorders.
Knowledge of basic brain embryology provides the foundation for making diagnoses of brain malformations, heritable diseases, congenital neoplasms and even disorders of postnatal development.
Keyara Ott was born with a congenital disorder in her legs and back, but she was determined to not let that define or restrict her life.
The congenital disorder affects the development of the nerves and vertebrae along the spinal cord, and can result in paralysis, neurological complications and organ damage.
Congenital/Inherited disorders: Intervertebral disk disease (in Dachshunds, Pekingese, Beagles, and other small breeds), caudal cervical spondylomyelopathy (wobbler syndrome.
Prune -belly syndrome is a congenital disorder characterized by the clinical triad of cryptorchidism, hypoplasia of the abdominal musculature, and abnormalities of the urinary tract.
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