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What causes a baby to have birth defects?

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Dr. Michel Mikhael
Pediatrics - Neonatology
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In brief: Birth defect causes

1- genetic; either inherited from parents or just random chance (new mutation) 2- Infection; toxo, herpes, varciella, syphilis, rubella, etc 3- environmental factors; like radiation 4 - Medications

In brief: Birth defect causes

1- genetic; either inherited from parents or just random chance (new mutation) 2- Infection; toxo, herpes, varciella, syphilis, rubella, etc 3- environmental factors; like radiation 4 - Medications
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