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Why are there more cases of spina bifida in the uk?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
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In brief: Genetics plus

The most important reason is genetic predisposition.
However it is quite likely that unknown environmental causes are important. Known environmental causes of spina bifida are widespread and probably would be effective in many countries, not just the uk.

In brief: Genetics plus

The most important reason is genetic predisposition.
However it is quite likely that unknown environmental causes are important. Known environmental causes of spina bifida are widespread and probably would be effective in many countries, not just the uk.
Dr. Edward Smith
Dr. Edward Smith
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