Spina Bifida

Known as: Spinal Dysraphisms, Bifida, Spina, Spinal Myelocele 
Congenital defects of closure of one or more vertebral arches, which may be associated with malformations of the spinal cord, nerve roots, congenital… (More)

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1936-2017
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The prevalence of NTDs in the US declined significantly after mandatory folic acid fortification; however, it is not… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE In an effort to reduce the occurrence of neural tube defects (NTDs), folic acid fortification of US enriched grain… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study examined the psychosocial adjustment of preadolescents with spina bifida in relation to a comparison sample of able… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND In 1992, the United States Public Health Service recommended that all women of childbearing age consume 400 microg of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Impairment of folate and cobalamin (vitamin B(12)) metabolism has been observed in families with neural tube defects (NTDs… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PROBLEM/CONDITION Spina bifida is a birth defect of the spinal column that is a substantial contributor to serious developmental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Periconceptional folate supplementation reduces the risk of neural-tube defects. We studied the frequency of the 677C-->T… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We hypothesize that the neurologic deficit associated with open spina bifida is not directly caused by the primary defect but… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Increasingly, children with disabling conditions are surviving through childhood into adolescence and beyond. This places… (More)
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1986
1986
Ultrasound records were examined retrospectively in the cases of 70 fetuses with open spina bifida diagnosed by ultrasonography… (More)
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