Spatial analysis of gastroschisis in Massachusetts and Texas.


PURPOSE Previous research has suggested gastroschisis, a congenital malformation, may be linked to environmental or infectious factors and cases can occur in clusters. The objective of this study was to identify geographic areas of elevated gastroschisis risk. METHODS Cases of gastroschisis were identified from birth defect registries in Massachusetts and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2014.10.001