Prevalence of Oral Clefts among Live Births in Gansu Province, China

@inproceedings{Wang2018PrevalenceOO,
  title={Prevalence of Oral Clefts among Live Births in Gansu Province, China},
  author={Mengying Wang and Ruogu Meng and Zhuqing Wang and Dongjing Liu and Hui Huang and Chuyun Kang and Hongtian T Li and Tao Wu and Si-yan Zhan},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
  year={2018}
}
Background: Oral clefts (OCs) are common human birth defects. Children with OCs in underdeveloped regions are more likely to suffer from poverty and hardship in their future lives. Here, we attempted to estimate the prevalence of OCs among live births in Gansu Province in 2008 to understand the epidemiologic pattern of the disease. Methods: A cross… CONTINUE READING