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Birth defects associated with breech babies

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danae Steele
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 32 years experience
About 3%: About 3 out of every 100 babies are born with some type of birth defect. Some can be very minor, and some are more serious. Some disease (like diabe... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Infor availiable: Slight increase was undoubtably explained to you, check your contract. Birth defects also can occur in non ivf kids as well as learning disabilities.... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
You were thinking ?: Any pregnancy has at least a 4% risk of unexpected outcome, from prematurity to birth defects to infection. Some IVF centers do selective embryo scree... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 27 years experience
Many reasons.: Genetic, environmental, drug teratogenicity, accidental factors all can cause birth defects. 2-4% of all liveborns in the us have a major or minor ano... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teresa Carson
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Big controversy!: With all the technology and genetic testing that can indicate fetal problems, we are now faced with the ethical dilemma of terminating pregnancy if a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott McLean
Clinical Genetics 36 years experience
No: Children born to us servicemembers do have birth defects, but not more often than any other group: 3/100 births. These questions about parents' expos... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No: They may have immature effects, but structural birth defects are the same.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 39 years experience
No it is not: No increased risk of medical conditions.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Prevent=don't marry: Down syndrome is a random event & has nothing to do with their cousin status. We each have recessive genes to an estimated 3-5 potential metabolic... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology 21 years experience
Highly unlikely: Not to my knowledge from what I have heard so far.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Difficult to say: Many children born with multiple birth defects represent sporadic chromosomal defects with rare if any recurrence risk.Any pregnancy has a 4% risk of ... Read More
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