Birth DefectsMedical Conditions
In a birth defect, a newborn has an abnormal body part or body chemistry. The defect may cause a physical disability, mental disability, or death. Birth defects have many causes.
Browse the resources listed on this page for more information about the following topics related to birth defects:
- Congenital hand and foot anomalies
- Fetal hydantoin syndrome
- Prune-belly syndrome
- Tongue tie