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Birth Defects happen during the developmental stages of the foetus in the mother’s womb. Most birth defects happen during the first three months of pregnancy. Heart defects, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, cleft palate, gastrointestinal defects, congenital dislocated hip and clubfoot are some birth defects. Symptoms of each defect vary with the type of defect.
HOW IS BIRTH DEFECTS DIAGNOSED?
A gynaecologist diagnoses birth defects during pregnancy by an ultrasound scan. A paediatrician diagnosed after birth through physical examination. Specific tests are used after birth to diagnose each kind of birth defect
HOW IS BIRTH DEFECTS TREATED?
The treatment options vary depending on the condition and level of severity. Some birth defects can be corrected before or shortly after birth. Other defects may remain for lifetime. Severe birth defects, such as cerebral palsy or spina bifida, can cause long-term disability or death. Medicines and surgeries are other ways of treatment for birth defects.