Chapter 10. Causes and Morphogenesis of Anencephaly

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., M.R.C.P. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. A. Giroud

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715277.ch10

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Congenital Malformations

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Congenital Malformations

How to Cite

Giroud, A. (1960) Causes and Morphogenesis of Anencephaly, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Congenital Malformations (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715277.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1960

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714782

Online ISBN: 9780470715277

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Keywords:

  • anencephaly;
  • morphogenesis;
  • membranous skull;
  • spina bifida;
  • hydrocephaly

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Causes of anencephaly

  • Conditions of the production of anencephaly

  • Morphogenesis

  • Abnormalities correlated to anencephaly

  • Mechanisms producing anencephaly

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion