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Alcohol Related Birth Defect

Known as: ARBD, Alcohol Related Birth Defects, Birth Defects, Alcohol-Related 
A physical or cognitive mental abnormality caused by maternal alcohol consumption and its toxic effect on the developing embryo during pregnancy.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND The physical features of fetal alcohol syndrome include smooth philtrum, thin vermillion border, short palpebral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background. The adverse effects of alcohol on the developing human represent a spectrum of structural anomalies and behavioral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • S. E. Maier, J. West
  • Alcohol research & health : the journal of the…
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 27949724
The consequences of maternal alcohol use during pregnancy on the outcome of offspring depend, among other factors, on the amount… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Ethanol-induced cell death has been characterized in very few stages of embryogenesis. This investigation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Prenatal exposure to alcohol is one of the leading preventable causes of birth defects, mental retardation, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Behavioral deficits are often noted in children with fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) and other individuals with prenatal alcohol… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Considerable variation in offspring outcome is observed after intrauterine alcohol exposure. The underlying mechanism may include… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
We present an hypothesis integrating epidemiological, clinical case, and basic biomedical research to explain why only relatively… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Alcohol is a potent teratogen associated with dysmorphology, growth retardation, and neurological damage in children with the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Studies of alcohol-related birth defects in humans rely heavily on maternal self-reports of alcohol use. The accuracy of self… Expand
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