The pathogenesis of congenital vertebral malformations. A study based on observations made in 11 human embryos and fetuses.

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The pathogenesis of congenital vertebral malformations was investigated histologically in 266 human embryos and fetuses. Malformations were found in 11 specimens, and were grouped according to a detailed classification. All the malformations were observed as abnormalities of the cartilaginous anlage of the vertebral body, and permitted some conclusions as… (More)

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@article{Tanaka1981ThePO, title={The pathogenesis of congenital vertebral malformations. A study based on observations made in 11 human embryos and fetuses.}, author={Tomonori Tanaka and Hans K. Uhthoff}, journal={Acta orthopaedica Scandinavica}, year={1981}, volume={52 4}, pages={413-25} }