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Thalidomide Embryopathy Syndrome

Known as: Fetal Thalidomide Syndrome, Thalidomide Embryopathy, Thalidomide-Induced Birth Defect 
Fetal embryopathy associated with maternal thalidomide use during pregnancy characterized by phocomelia of one or all limbs, other limb defects such… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Thalidomide is a potent teratogen that induces a range of birth defects, most commonly of the developing limbs. The mechanisms… Expand
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2007
2007
Thalidomide is the best known human teratogen. Although withdrawn from the market in 1961, thalidomide was remarketed after 1965… Expand
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2005
2005
Okihiro/Duane-radial ray syndrome (DRRS) is an autosomal dominant condition characterized by radial ray defects and Duane anomaly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We have recently shown that Okihiro syndrome results from mutation in the putative zinc finger transcription factor gene SALL4 on… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
We propose that thalidomide affects the following pathway during limb development: Growth factors (FGF-2 and IGF-I) attach to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Of a population of 100 Swedish thalidomide embryopathy cases, at least four met full criteria for DSM-III-R autistic disorder and… Expand
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1993
1993
A prospective ophthalmological study was done in 86 out of a total of 100 Swedes with established thalidomide embryopathy. Forty… Expand
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1991
1991
Twenty-one individuals, aged 28 to 29 years, with documented thalidomide embryopathy were examined in Sweden. The most noteworthy… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
 
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Review
1988
Review
1988
 
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