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Case of the Day
Radial aplasia - VACTERL association
Contributed by Raffi Ourfalian
This baby had four out of the six congenital malformations consistent with VACTERL association. Most clinicians and researches require the presence of at least three component features for diagnosis. Limb malformations, classically defined in VACTERL association as radial anomalie...
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