Examples of malformation in a Sentence
The condition is marked by malformation of the spine.
She underwent surgery to correct a heart malformation.
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Studies have found that babies exposed to paroxetine (akaPaxil, Pexeva, and Brisdelle) are roughly twice as likely to be born with cardiovascular or other malformations than babies exposed to other antidepressants or no drugs at all.
The page stated the boy was fighting a severe case of arteriovenous malformation, an abnormal connection between arteries and veins that bypasses the capillary system.
Ultimately, she was diagnosed with brain arteriovenous malformation, (AVM), a condition with which she was born.
Nearly 4,500 infants are born with a malformation of the lip called cleft lip, which can occur with or without a cleft palate, and more than 2,500 babies are born with a cleft palate only.
Now, researchers have reported the oldest record of a vertebral malformation in an aquatic animal, a deformity that likely led to scoliosis in the 80-centimeter-long marine reptile known as Stereosternum tumidium.
But babies suffer from their mom's depression symptoms too: In utero exposure to depression is linked to infant malformations, heart problems, preterm birth, and low birth weight.
The virus quickly became known for causing a spate of babies from infected mothers to be born with microcephaly—a condition marked by malformation of the brain.
The mapping is done on patients with benign and malignant tumors, on patients with epilepsy and on patients with congenital malformations of veins and arteries that could lead to stroke.
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