Amniotic Deformity, Adhesions, Mutilations (ADAM) Complex

  • Harold Chen
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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).


Club Foot Calvarial Defect Amniotic Band Soft Tissue Loss Constriction Ring 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medical Genetics, Shriners Hospitals for ChildrenShreveportUSA
  2. 2.Perinatal and Clinical Genetics, Department of PediatricsLSU Health Sciences CenterShreveportUSA

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