Of these birth defects are abnormalities that occur in the structure of growth in children when life is derived from the concept of egg.Congenital arise can be a very important reason for the occurrence of abortion and stillbirth or shortly after birth. Death in infants in the first phase of his life, which is often caused by the incidence of congenital anomalies is quite heavy. This seems to be a natural selection for survival of the unborn child.
Babies, which is enough with a large congenital abnormality, usually a baby of low birth weight and even more often occurs as a baby born during pregnancy. infants of low birth weight who shared a congenital abnormality, about 20% of children die in the first week of his current life. In addition to a physical examination, laboratory and X-ray and diagnosis of congenital anomalies, it is to strengthen after the baby is born. In addition, you can also scan, make the study of fetal blood and amniotic fluid.
Factors that could cause birth defects were:
- It is difficult for you to determine what chemicals and medicines because it can cause birth defects. It will take caused by a number of pregnant women was pregnant.Nowadays drugs when many drugs that can lead to the absence of a hand or foot in infants. In addition, many drugs and chemicals can cause birth defects in newborns. It is good if you have nausea and vomiting if you expect a good idea to consult your doctor.
- Birth defects can be caused by alcohol, which could occur broken arms, legs or form of mental retardation and facial growth retardation of the fetus. Usually, babies born to women who weighed the premium, then the baby will have problems with memory, thinking and behavior.
- Cigarette smoke can also cause stunted growth of the fetus and cause premature labor. Cigarette smoke can promote brain development, cardiovascular system, respiratory system and lead to a breakdown of the infant and the baby.
- Although the drug itself can cause abnormal babies, premature birth, low calcium levels in the blood, blood sugar and blood infection sepsis born.
- Physical factors in the uterus. In the womb, the baby underwater in the amniotic fluid, the baby in the injury.Number abnormal amniotic fluid can result showed protects and birth defects in newborns. In addition, it can affect a small amount of growth of the baby’s lungs, amniotic fluid, are also in the growth end of the body or can be shown that keainan in the kidneys, making the urine to an educational slowdown process.
- The chromosomes and genetic factors. Genetic factors play an important role against certain birth defects. Some congenital disorder is a congenital disease, the abnormal gene is inherited Dalah approved by the parent of both. This gene is a human carrier is included in the chromosomes in each cell, which is in every human body. If there is a gene which is missing or defective, it can also be congenital deficiencies.