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Prevention of Alcohol-Related Birth Defects

  • Ernest L. Abel
  • Robert J. Sokol

Abstract

The potential for developmental damage from alcohol exposure during gestation is now well established. Deleterious effects range from spontaneous abortion to a collective group of abnormalities called “fetal alcohol syndrome” (FAS) to subtle behavioral anomalies, such as attention deficits, that occur in the absence of observable physical abnormalities.

Keywords

Alcohol Exposure Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prenatal Alcohol Exposure Michigan Alcoholism Screen Test Michigan Alcoholism Screen Test 
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  • Ernest L. Abel
  • Robert J. Sokol

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