Prevalence of gestational and perinatal insults in brain-damaged children.

Abstract

The value of utilizing the analysis of unusual dermatoglyphic patterns and of microscopic dental enamel abnormalities as nonspecific registers of fetal and perinatal insult was investigated in brain-damaged children. Positive findings were demonstrated in 82% of the brain-damaged group and in 17% of healthy controls (P less than 0.001). This confirms that… (More)

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