Amniotic Deformity, Adhesions, Mutilations (ADAM) Complex
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ADAM complex occurs in 1 of every 5,000–15,000 births and had been demonstrated in 1–2 % of malformed infants (Heifetz 1984). The birth prevalence rate was estimated at 1.16 per 10,000 live births (Garza et al. 1988).
KeywordsClub Foot Calvarial Defect Amniotic Band Soft Tissue Loss Constriction Ring
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