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                                    CONGENITAL ANOMALIES REPORTED ON BIRTH CERTIFICATES
                                             BIRTHS TO ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2003


                                                                                                 TOTAL
                   CONGENITAL ANOMALY (BIRTH DEFECT)                                            REPORTED


                   TOTAL, ALL DEFECTS                                                              613

                   ANENCEPHALUS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       10

                   SPINA BIFIDA/MENINGOCELE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       14

                   HYDROCEPHALUS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       17

                   MICROCEPHALUS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .        1

                   OTHER CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM ANOMALIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .        6

                   HEART MALFORMATIONS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       34

                   OTHER CIRCULATORY/RESPIRATORY ANOMALIES  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       36

                   RECTAL ATRESIA/STENOSIS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .        7

                   TRACHEO ESOPHAGEAL FISTULA/ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .        5

                   OMPHALOCELE/GASTROSCHISIS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       35

                   OTHER GASTROINTESTINAL ANOMALIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       18

                   MALFORMED GENITALIA  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .      110

                   RENAL AGENESIS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .        7

                   OTHER UROGENITAL ANOMALIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       33

                   CLEFT LIP/PALATE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       44

                   POLYDACTYLY/SYNDACTYLY/ADACTYLY  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       40

                   CLUB FOOT  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       34

                   DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .        4

                   OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL/INTEGUMENTAL ANOMALIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       42

                   DOWN SYNDROME  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       17

                   OTHER CHROMOSOMAL ANOMALIES  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       15

                   OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CONGENITAL ANOMALIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .       84






                   NOTE:  IN CASES WHERE MORE THAN ONE CONGENITAL ANOMALY IS REPORTED ON A BIRTH CERTIFICATE,
                          EACH ANOMALY IS LISTED SEPARATELY.
                          THE 613 CONGENITAL ANOMALIES REPORTED AFFECTED 529 NEWBORNS.

                   SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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