Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders


Alcohol Related Birth Defects

Alcohol Related Neurodevelopmental Disorder

Alcohol-Related Birth Defects

Birth Defects, Alcohol-Related

FAE (Fetal Alcohol Effects)

FAEs (Fetal Alcohol Effects)



Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Growth Retardation, Facial Abnormalities, and Central Nervous System Dysfunction

Partial Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Syndrome, Fetal Alcohol

An umbrella term used to describe a pattern of disabilities and abnormalities that result from fetal exposure to ETHANOL during pregnancy. It encompasses a phenotypic range that can vary greatly between individuals, but reliably includes one or more of the following: characteristic facial dysmorphism, FETAL GROWTH RETARDATION, central nervous system abnormalities, cognitive and/or behavioral dysfunction, BIRTH DEFECTS. The level of maternal alcohol consumption does not necessarily correlate directly with disease severity.

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