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  1. Facts about Gastroschisis (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... Defects National Center Homepage Share Compartir Facts about Gastroschisis Pronounced gas-troh-skee-sis Click here to view a larger image Gastroschisis is a birth defect of the abdominal (belly) ...
  2. Gastroschisis repair is surgery to correct a birth defect that causes an opening in the skin and ... Gastroschisis is a life-threatening birth defect. It needs to be treated as soon as possible after ...
  3. Gastroschisis is a birth defect in which an infant's intestines are outside of the body because of ... Gastroschisis is a type of hernia . Hernia means rupture. Babies with this condition have a hole in ...
  4. Gastroschisis is an abdominal wall defect to the side of the umbilical cord (umbilicus). The infant is ... the defect and no protective sac is present. Gastroschisis is rarely associated with other birth defects. Gastroschisis ...
  5. An abdominal hernia (gastroschisis) occurs when there is an area where the muscles are weak, and this allows the internal organs to bulge ...
  6. Genetics Home Reference: Abdominal wall defect From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... main types of abdominal wall defects: omphalocele and gastroschisis. Omphalocele is an opening in the center of ... same protective membrane that covers the umbilical cord. Gastroschisis is a defect in the abdominal wall, usually ...
  7. Ibuprofen and Pregnancy (Organization of Teratology Information Specialists) - PDF  
    ... studies have suggested a small increased risk for gastroschisis (a defect in which an infant’s intestines stick ... raises the risk of having a baby with gastroschisis from 1 in 10,000 to between 1. ...
  8. Pseudoephedrine, Phenylephrine and Pregnancy (Organization of Teratology Information Specialists) - PDF  
    ... related to an increase in the risk of gastroschisis, which is an opening in the baby’s abdominal ... chance that you could have a child with gastroschisis because you took pseudoephedrine is very small, with ...
  9. Hernia (National Library of Medicine)  
    A hernia happens when part of an internal organ or tissue bulges through a weak area of muscle. Most hernias are in the abdomen. There are several types ...
  10. Birth Defects Data and Statistics (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... deformity, lower limbs 1 in 5,949 701 Gastroschisis 1 in 2,229 1,871 Omphalocele 1 ... without cleft palate Esophageal atresia or tracheoesophageal fistula Gastroschisis Down syndrome Anencephaly Spina bifida Encephalocele Gastroschisis Down ...
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