Congenital cardiovascular malformations associated with chromosome abnormalities: an epidemiologic study.

@article{Ferencz1989CongenitalCM,
  title={Congenital cardiovascular malformations associated with chromosome abnormalities: an epidemiologic study.},
  author={Charlotte Ferencz and Catherine A. Neill and Joann A. Boughman and Judith D Rubin and Joel I. Brenner and Lowell W. Perry},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1989},
  volume={114 1},
  pages={
          79-86
        }
}
The Baltimore-Washington Infant Study is a population-based case-control study that seeks to identify risk factors for cardiovascular malformations. Between 1981 and 1986, a total of 2102 infants with cardiovascular malformations were ascertained, among whom 271 (12.9%) also had a chromosome abnormality. Among 2328 random control subjects, only two had a chromosome abnormality. Down syndrome with cardiovascular malformations had a maternal age-adjusted regional prevalence of 4.33/10,000 for the… CONTINUE READING
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