Etiologic heterogeneity of neural tube defects: clues from epidemiology.

@article{Khoury1982EtiologicHO,
  title={Etiologic heterogeneity of neural tube defects: clues from epidemiology.},
  author={Muin J. Khoury and J. D. Erickson and L McCallum James},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1982},
  volume={115 4},
  pages={
          538-48
        }
}
The epidemiology of neural tube defects was reviewed, using data from two birth defects surveillance systems: the nationwide Birth Defects Monitoring Program and the Metropolitan Atlanta Congenital Defects Program, for 1970-1978 and 1968-1979, respectively. After excluding cases with recognized causes, neural tube defects were divided into two major groups: "singles" and "multiples," depending on the presence of associated major defects. Only singles, which accounted for the majority of cases… CONTINUE READING
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