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Related to embryopathy: teratogenic, rubella embryopathy


n. pl. em·bry·op·a·thies
A developmental disorder in an embryo.
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This results in a 4-10% risk of warfarin embryopathy (Table 5).
Isotretinoin embryopathy and the cranial neural crest: an in vivo and in vitro study.
Neuropathy to embryopathy, with case reports of congenital anomalies.
Reporting bias in retrospective ascertainment of drug induced embryopathy.
The guideline recommends avoiding vitamin K antagonists because they can cross the placenta and have been associated with fetal bleeding and embryopathy at 6-12 weeks' gestation.
However warfarin embryopathy may be produced during organogenesis and fetal intracranial bleeding can occur throughout pregnancy.
In addition, many children who develop AIDS-related neurological disease suffer from a deformity of facial features, called AIDS embryopathy, that "is suggestive of a pathologic event occurring very early on in pregnancy that affects cells that go into making up, amongst other things, the nervous system," Lyman says.
It is a teratogenic factor which can lead to intrauterine death and congenital anomalies in humans and the clinical picture it causes is named isotretinoin embryopathy (1).
Minor malformations characteristic of the retinoic acid embryopathy and other birth outcomes in children of women exposed to topical tretinoin during early pregnancy.
Propylthiouracil (PTU) has been the preferred therapy for Graves' disease during pregnancy, especially during first-trimester organogenesis, because methimazole (MMI) and carbimazole have been associated with aplasia cutis and rare embryopathy including choanal atresia, esophageal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula, and athelia.
In a 2001 study, the incidence of embryopathy (major and minor anomalies, microcephaly, and IUGR) after first-trimester monotherapy was 21% (phenytoin), 27% (phenobarbital), 14% (carbamazepine), 21% any monotherapy, and 28% (polytherapy) (N.