Nutrient Reserve in Congenital Malformations

A substantial reduction of infant mortality has been occurring during the last decades due to improvement in health Care and standard ofliving in most of the developed countries. As a result, congenital malformation has become an important Came of death in infants (Carter, 1967). Preventive measures to reduce the incidence of congenital malformation were handicapped by a lack of clear understanding of their causative factors. At one time it was widely be…

 

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