VACTERL

AcronymDefinition
VACTERLVertebral, Anal atresia, Cardiac, Trachea, Esophageal, Renal, and Limb Defects
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The distribution of congenital anomalies within the VACTERL association among tumor necrosis factor antagonist-exposed pregnancies is similar to the general population.
Table 1 outlines the various systemic abnormalities that are associated with the VACTERL constellation.
VACTERL is an acronym of various conditions and most sufferers possess three of them.
Congenital lacrimal fistula can be associated with other abnormalities, such as preauricular fistula, hypospadias, and VACTERL association (vertebral abnormalities, anal atresia, cardiac malformations, tracheoesophageal fistula, renal abnormalities, and limb abnormalities).
Katy was born with the rare genetic condition VATER Syndrome, an association of which is called VACTERL, which affects just 16 in every 100,000 babies and results in a number of defects and abnormalities.
La asociacion VACTERL, es un conjunto de malformaciones congenitas que no ha sido reconocido como un sindrome especifico.
About half of infants with esophageal atresia have other associated anomalies grouped under the acronym of VACTERL (vertebral defects, anal atresia, cardiac anomalies, trachoesophageal fistula, radial defects, renal, and limb anomalies), mandating a careful fetal survey for additional anomalies.
Dogustan anomalisi olan 11 olgunun dordu hipospadiyas, bir olgu meningomiyelosel, bir olguda sol elde fokomeli, bir olguda makrosefali, iki olguda mikrosefali, bir olguda toraks deformitesi, bir olguda VACTERL (vertebra, anus, kalp, trakea, ozofagus, renal, limb) sendromu mevcuttu.
Rheumatol 2009;36:635-41) with VACTERL anomalies, which include vertebral anomalies, anal atresia, cardiac defects, tracheoesophageal fistula, renal anomalies, and limb abnormalities.
The overall birth prevalence of any isolated lower-limb defect or VACTERL anomaly is estimated as 1:100,000 and ranges from 1:50,000 for simvastatin (Zocor) to 1:500,000 for lovastatin (Mevacor).
INTRODUCTION: VACTERL association is a mnemonically useful acronym for a condition characterized by sporadic, non-random association of specific birth defects of multiple organ system, described in early 1970.