*  World Love Magazines: Featured Condtion/Disease: Spina Bifida
A neural tube defect happens when the tube does not completely close. A neural tube defect can happen anywhere on the spine, ... also called a neural tube defect). Early in pregnancy, cells form a closed tube (neural tube) that eventually becomes the ... A child born with a neural tube defect usually will have difficulty walking, and may need leg braces, crutches, a walker and, ...
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*  The maternal folate hydrolase gene polymorphism is associated with neural tube defects in a high-risk Chinese population |...
Association studyChinese population FOLH1 Neural tube defectsSingle-nucleotide polymorphism. Introduction. Neural tube defects ... Neural tube defect prevalence in California (1990-1994): eliciting patterns by type of defect and maternal race/ethnicity. ... Extremely high prevalence of neural tube defects in a 4-county area in Shanxi Province, China. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol ... Correlation of polymorphism of MTHFRs and RFC-1 genes with neural tube defects in China. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol ...
  https://genesandnutrition.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1007/s12263-012-0309-3
*  "Preventing neural tube defects by folic acid fortification of flour" by Rashid Jooma
Jooma, R. (2004). Preventing neural tube defects by folic acid fortification of flour. JPMA: Journal of the Pakistan Medical ...
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*  Neural Tube Defects | MedlinePlus
Neural tube defects are birth defects of the brain, spine, or spinal cord. They happen in the first month of pregnancy. Learn ... Neural Tube Defects (March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation) * What Are Neural Tube Defects? (National Institute of Child ... The exact causes of neural tube defects aren't known. You're at greater risk of having an infant with a neural tube defect if ... before and during pregnancy prevents most neural tube defects.. Neural tube defects are usually diagnosed before the infant is ...
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*  Neural tube development in mutant (curly tail) and normal mouse embryos: the timing of posterior neuropore closure in vivo and...
The neural tube is closed in the region of tail flexion defects, but it is locally overexpanded and abnormal in position. The ... Neural tube development in mutant (curly tail) and normal mouse embryos: the timing of posterior neuropore closure in vivo and ... Neural tube development in mutant (curly tail) and normal mouse embryos: the timing of posterior neuropore closure in vivo and ... Neural tube development in mutant (curly tail) and normal mouse embryos: the timing of posterior neuropore closure in vivo and ...
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*  北京大学医学部机构知识库(IR@PKUHSC): Maternal Genetic Polymorphisms of Phase II Metabolic Enzymes and the Risk of Fetal Neural Tube Defects
Maternal Genetic Polymorphisms of Phase II Metabolic Enzymes and the Risk of Fetal Neural Tube Defects[J]. BIRTH DEFECTS ... neural tube defects ; phase II metabolic enzymes ; single nucleotide polymorphism ; sulfotransferase 刊名: BIRTH DEFECTS RESEARCH ... Maternal Genetic Polymorphisms of Phase II Metabolic Enzymes and the Risk of Fetal Neural Tube Defects ... has been associated with the risk of fetal neural tube defects (NTDs). Whether maternal genetic variants related to PAH ...
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*  Neural tube defects: risk factors and prevention
Many cases of neural tube defects occur worldwide each year in more than 300,000 newborn babies and are a significant cause of ... Neural tube defects: risk factors and prevention. Repozytorium Centrum Otwartej Nauki. Pomoc , Regulamin , Zaloguj ... Neural tube defects: risk factors and prevention. Podgórski, Rafał; Stompor, Monika; Kubrak, Tomasz; Podgórska, Dominika ... Most neural tube defects are preventable. The prevalence of these abnormalities has decreased in the past 20 to 30 years due to ...
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*  Folic Acid and Neural Tube Defects
... , SpectraCell Laboratories is the leader in innovative clinical testing including ... Folic acid has long been known for drastically reducing the risk of neural tube defects in babies, but new research sheds light ... Folic Acid's Link to Neural Tube Defects Gains Attention. Posted by SpectraCell Laboratories, Inc. on Fri, Mar 03, 2017 @ 11:30 ... Topics: Folic Acid, Folic Acid and Pregnancy, Folic Acid and Neural Tube Defects ...
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*  WHO | Periconceptional folic acid supplementation to prevent neural tube defects
Women who have had a fetus diagnosed as affected by a neural tube defect or have given birth to a baby with a neural tube ... Periconceptional folic acid supplementation to prevent neural tube defects. The nutritional status of women prior to and during ... Prevention of neural tube defects. Standards for maternal and neonatal care. Publication date: 2007 ... Neural tube defects such as spina bifida are one of the most common congenital malformations. ...
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*  MATERNAL AFP NEURAL TUBE DEFECT SCREEN (NTD), Lab2806 - St. Lukes Hospital Cedar Rapids
... and if there is known family history of neural tube defects. Detection rates: 85% neural tube defects. ... Test Code MSNTD MATERNAL AFP NEURAL TUBE DEFECT SCREEN (NTD), Lab2806 Important Note. Please accompany sample with Iowa ...
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*  Neural tube defect - The ISPN Guide to Pediatric Neurosurgery
Neural tube defect. Neural tube defects. A failure in closure of the neural tube during the first trimester of fetal ...
  https://www.ispn.guide/glossary/neural-tube-defect/
*  Epigenetic alterations in folate transport genes in placental tissue from fetuses with neural tube defects and in leukocytes...
In complex diseases like cancer and neural tube defects (NTD), various genetic and epigenetic alterations can be found that ... Epigenetic alterations in folate transport genes in placental tissue from fetuses with neural tube defects and in leukocytes ... and from placental tissues obtained from normal infants or with neural tube defects (NTDs). Using pyrosequencing, we developed ...
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*  Folic acid for everybody -- arguments in favor of food for... ( Neural tube defects in neonates are ...)
Neural tube defects in neonates are common in Germany compared with th...A woman's folic acid intake before and during early ... Neural tube defects in neonates are common in Germany compared with th...A woman's folic acid intake before and during early ... Neural tube defects in neonates are common in Germany compared with the rest of Europe. Extensive folic acid fortification of ... A woman's folic acid intake before and during early pregnancy ensures that the fetus does not develop the neural tube defect ...
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*  NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS - WE ALL HAVE UNIQUE BRAINS
Neural tube defects are defects which affect the neural tube and is the most common type of CNS malformation. As the picture ... What are the types of neural tube defects? There are four types of neural tube defects: they include: spina bifida, ... NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS. What are neural tube defects? Pic: http://www.med.umich.edu/lrc/coursepages/m1/embryology/embryo/images/ ... There are several types of tissues which can be affected by neural tube defects: they include neural tissue, bone, soft tissues ...
  http://weallhaveuniquebrains.com/brain_pathology/neural-tube-defects/
*  Neural tube defect - Wikipedia
A deficiency of folate itself does not cause neural tube defects. The association seen between reduced neural tube defects and ... Multiple other genes related to neural tube defects exist which are candidates for folate insensitive neural tube defects. ... Folic acid supplementation reduces the prevalence of neural tube defects by approximately 70% of neural tube defects indicating ... "Maternal Vitamin B-12 Status and Risk of Neural Tube Defects in a Population With High Neural Tube Defect Prevalence and No ...
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*  Spina bifida - Wikipedia
"Neural tube defects". JAMA. 259 (4): 558-62. doi:10.1001/jama.259.4.558. PMID 3275817. Cotton P (1993). "Finding neural tube ' ... a common screening tool used to detect neural tube defects in utero. This is because, unlike most of the other neural tube ... However, if something interferes and the tube fails to close properly, a neural tube defect will occur. Medications such as ... "Systematic review of birth prevalence of neural tube defects in India". Birth Defects Research. Part A, Clinical and Molecular ...
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*  Nutrition and cognition - Wikipedia
Neural tube defects can present in a number of ways as a result of the improper closure at various points of the neural tube. ... Botto, Lorenzo D.; Moore, Cynthia A.; Khoury, Muin J.; Erickson, J. David (1999). "Neural-Tube Defects". New England Journal of ... or a combination of the two in order to reduce the risk of neural tube defects. These major anomalies in the nervous system can ... In addition, these defects can also be classified as open, if neural tissue is exposed or covered only by membrane, or can be ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nutrition_and_cognition
*  List of OMIM disorder codes - Wikipedia
SPINK5 Neural tube defects; 182940; VANGL1 Neuroblastoma; 256700; NME1 Neurodegeneration due to cerebral folate transport ... KCNA5 Atrial septal defect 4; 611363; TBX20 Atrial septal defect 5; 612794; ACTC1 Atrial septal defect 6; 613087; TLL1 Atrial ... HR Atrioventricular canal defect; 600309; AVSD1 Atrioventricular septal defect; 600309; GJA1 Atrioventricular septal defect, ... septal defect with atrioventricular conduction defects; 108900; NKX2E Atrial septal defect-2; 607941; GATA4 Atrichia with ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_OMIM_disorder_codes
*  CURE Children's Hospital of Uganda - Wikipedia
The children's neurosurgical diseases treated at the hospital include: 1. Hydrocephalus 2. Neural tube defects 3. Spina bifida ...
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*  Spondylocostal dysostosis - Wikipedia
Giacoia, G.P.; Say, B. (1991). "Spondylocostal dysplasia and neural tube defects". Journal of Medical Genetics. 28 (1): 51-3. ... Intrinsic rib anomalies include defects such as birfurcation, broadening and fusion that are not directly related to the ... Wadia, R.S.; Shirole, D.B.; Dikshit, M.S. (1978). "Recessively inherited costovertebral segmentation defect with mesomelia and ... Norum, R.A.; McKusick, V.A. (1969). "Costovertebral anomalies with apparent recessive inheritance". Birth Defects OAS. 18: 326- ...
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*  Hysterotomy - Wikipedia
Sutton LN (February 2008). "Fetal surgery for neural tube defects". Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 22 (1): 175-88. doi: ...
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*  Dark skin - Wikipedia
Buccimazza, S. S.; C. D. Molteno, T. T. Dunnem, and D. L. Viljoen (1994). "Prevalence of neural tube defects in Cape Town, ... and neural tube development. Folate breaks down in high intense UVR. Dark-skinned women suffer the lowest level of neural tube ... Low folate levels are correlated with neural tube defects, such as anencephaly and spina bifida. UV rays can strip away folate ... Minns, R.A. (1996). "Folic acid and neural tube defects". Spinal Cord. 34 (8): 460-465. doi:10.1038/sc.1996.79. PMID 8856852. ...
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*  Fetal surgery - Wikipedia
Prenatal repair of neural tube defects such as myelomeningocele (spina bifida cystica) is a growing option in the United States ... Sutton LN (February 2008). "Fetal surgery for neural tube defects". Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 22 (1): 175-88. doi: ... Sutton LN (February 2008). "Fetal surgery for neural tube defects". Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 22 (1): 175-88. doi: ... Fetal surgery is any of a broad range of surgical techniques that are used to treat birth defects in fetuses who are still in ...
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*  Fumonisin B1 - Wikipedia
Neural tube defect (NTD) are defects of the brain and spinal cord in the embryo resulting from failure of the neural tube to ... "Neural Tube Defects and the Texas-Mexico Border". Retrieved April 2011. Check date values in: ,access-date= (help) Cornell J, ... Check date values in: ,access-date= (help) Blom HJ, Shaw GM, den Heijer M, Finnel RH (2006). "Neural tube defects and folate: ... In 1990 and 1991 a sudden outbreak of neural tube defects occurred along the Texas-Mexico border. It is believed that this ...
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*  Vitamin B12 - Wikipedia
Homocysteine and Neural Tube Defects: An Overview". Experimental Biology and Medicine. 226 (4): 243-270. ISSN 1535-3702. PMID ... Hereditary defects in production of the transcobalamins and their receptors may produce functional deficiencies in B12 and ... It is this last fact which allows pernicious anemia and certain other defects in B12 absorption to be treated with oral ... megadoses of B12, even without any correction of the underlying absorption defects. See the section on supplements above. The ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitamin_B12