Medication -induced neural tube defects- a scoping review

Motherisk Int J 2020;1;25   Gideon Koren MD FRCPC FACMT(1,2), Asher Ornoy MD(1,3) Adelson School of Medicine, Ariel University (1) Motherisk International program (2), Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem Israel 40700 gidiup_2000@yahoo.com Tel 9272587194777 ¬†   Abstract Over the last 40 years a large body of research has examined potential correlations between neural tube…

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Motherisk Rounds: Neural Tube Defects and Dydrogesterone

Motherisk Int J 2020;1:17   Gideon Koren MD FRCPC FACMT Ariel University and Motherisk Israel, Shamir Medical Center   Question: We have a case of cervical insufficiency resulting in two miscarriages of otherwise normal fetuses. In the subsequent two pregnancies the woman received dydrogesterone (DYD). In both cases the fetuses were diagnosed with encephalocele and…

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Dydrogesterone Exposure in the First Trimester of Pregnancy and Fetal Malformations

  Motherisk Int J 2020;1:11   Gideon Koren MD(1-2), From Ariel University Israel (1) and Motherisk Israel ¬†Program (2) Daniella Gilboa MSc   Address for Correspondence: Gideon Koren MD, FRCPC, FACMT Ariel University Ariel 40700 Israel gidiup_2000@yahoo.com   The paper was presented at the 17th meeting of the European Society for developmental perinatal and paediatric…

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