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BIRTH DEFECTS-- SELECTED RESOURCES 

Keeley Library,   August 2, 2000
See also related topics:  

 
BIRTH DEFECTS
Topic Guide Prepared by Keeley Library Staff            3/14/95
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Books and Encyclopedias:

sailscat.gif (2318 bytes)To locate items in our library network, search our New WebCat™using the following subjects.
 BIRTH DEFECTS
 ABNORMALITIES,  HUMAN
 BIRTH INJURIES
 CONGENITAL DISEASES
 GENETIC DISORDERS

Related subject headings are:
 MENTAL RETARDATION
 GENETIC TESTING

Readers’ Guide to Periodicals and SIRS (Social Issues Resources Series):
Library staff will help you  use these  to locate magazine articles, and reprints of magazine and newspaper articles.  Articles on this topic are listed under one or more fo the following subject headings:
 Readers Guide
 HEREDITY OF DISEASE  (Has a list of individual diseases)
 FETUS-DISEASES
 NEURAL TUBE-DISEASES

 SIRS
 BIRTH DEFECTS
 GENETIC DISORDERS 
Information can also be found by looking up individual diseases. (See list below.) 

**********************************************************A SELECTED LIST OF BIRTH DEFECTS:

Down’s Syndrome     Muscular Dystrophy
Clubfoot      Polydactyl
Spina Bifida      Cleft Lip or Cleft Palalte
Diabetes Mellitus     Cystic Fibrosis
Sickle Cell Anemia     Hemophilia
Congenital Syphilis     Phenylketonuria (PKU)
Tay-Sachs Disease     Thassalemia (Cooley’s Anemia)
Galactosemia      Turner Syndrome 
Congenital Rubella Syndrome    Dwarfism
Huntingtons’s Disease     Syringomyelia
Cerebral Palsy      Huntington’s Chorea
Galactosemia      Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Erythoblalstosis (Blood Diseases)   Anencephaly