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Congenital Anomalies in Canada: a Perinatal Health Report 2002

Creator: Public Health Agency of Canada

Geography: North America, Canada

Categories: Maternal and Child Health

Tags: congenital anomalies, Down syndrome

Date: 2002

URL: http://publications.gc.ca/collections/Collection/H39-641-2002E.pdf

Annotation:

PDF, 68 pages.

This PDF “provides a concise overview of five important categories of congenital anomalies in Canada,” as well as a discussion of prenatal testing in Canada. Congenital anomalies examined in this report include: Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21), Neural Tube Defects, Congenital Heart Defects, Oral Facial Clefts, and Limb Reduction Defects.