Anomaly

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Anomaly

An unusual or unrepeatable event. For example, a stock index inexplicably rising 20% in a week during a bear market may constitute an anomaly.
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The results of our studies showed a high significance of exencephaly, anophthalmia, microcephaly, hydrocephaly, facial defects, and limbs defects omphalocoel intra growth retardation and resorptions.
In group III, abnormalities in fetuses were exencephaly, anophthalmia, maxillary macrognathia, sacral hygroma (7.
We got referred to Alder Hey and were told he had anophthalmia - the doctors there had only ever seen 10 cases of it.
Types of genetic eye disorders had 10 attributes; Strabismus, cataract, extreme myopia, anophthalmia, microphthalmia, astigmatism and nystagmus, keratoconus, glaucoma and retinitis pigmentosa.
George's rare problem, mutation of the STRA 6 gene, causes complications such as anophthalmia, which means sufferers are born without eyes.
They reported an increase of 5% or more for the following birth defects: anencephaly, spina bifida without anencephaly, encephalocele, Patau syndrome (trisomy 13), Edwards syndrome (trisomy 18), Down syndrome (trisomy 21), omphalocele, gastroschisis, and anophthalmia.
Unilateral clinical anophthalmia (absence or extreme hypoplasia of the eyeball) always results in hypoplasia of the ipsilateral bony orbit, as there is no stimulus inducing growth of the orbital socket [21].
1) It is often accompanied by midline facial abnormalities, with the mildest being a midline maxillary incisor and the most severe being anophthalmia.
We also observed inconsistent positive associations between some heat indicators and renal agenesis/dysplasia, and inconsistent negative associations for some heat indicators with anophthalmia and gastroschisis.
SOX2 anophthalmia syndrome: 12 new cases demonstrating broader phenotype and high frequency of large gene deletions.
Eye abnormalities observed during the present study ranges from open eyelids to microphthalmia and anophthalmia.
She had several features of FS: cryptophthalmos and anophthalmia with facial asymmetry (Fig.