The fetal alcohol syndrome: symptoms and pathogenesis.

Abstract

The symptoms of the fetal alcohol syndrome and their frequency of appearance are described based on 41 reports in the literature and on own observations. Experimental evidence is presented proving the lack of cytotoxicity, mutagenicity and teratogenicity of alcohol itself and the intensive cytotoxicity, mutagenicity and teratogenicity of acetaldehyde… (More)

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@article{Vghelyi1978TheFA, title={The fetal alcohol syndrome: symptoms and pathogenesis.}, author={Peter V{\'e}ghelyi and Magda Osztovics and Gabriela Kardos and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Leisztner and E Szaszovszky and S Igali and J Imrei}, journal={Acta paediatrica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae}, year={1978}, volume={19 3}, pages={171-89} }