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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To find out the association between Ultrasound diagnosis of Congenital Anomaly and Stillbirth, we applied Chi-square test with the 95% confidence interval.
For the period 1998 through 2000, we obtained congenital anomalies data from the newly established Wales Congenital Anomaly Register and Information Service (CARIS) (Botting 2000) that became operational in 1998 and that has substantially increased reporting rates in Wales (Greenacre et al.
Risk factors for congenital anomaly in a multiethnic birth cohort: an analysis of the Born in Bradford study.
All congenital anomaly cases detected antenatally were included in the study.
On the other hand, the rates of stillbirth (Group 1) and congenital anomaly (Group 2) were found to be high (Table 4, 5).
The accessory tongue is a congenital anomaly rarely encountered in human and animals.
Tracheal bronchus is a rarely seen congenital anomaly generally originating from the right lateral wall of the trachea and approximately 2 cm above the carina.
Unicuspid aortic valve (UAV) is a rare congenital anomaly with an estimated incidence of 0.
Crossed renal ectopia is a rare congenital anomaly in which both kidneys are situated on one side and fused together in 85%-90% of cases.
Hypospadias is a rare congenital anomaly of the urethra, in which the urethra opens ventral and caudal to its normal anatomic location [1-4].
These patients were scanned in detail for any congenital anomaly in isolation or related to system involvement.

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