Chapter 26. Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome

  1. Suzanne B. Cassidy M.D.4 and
  2. Judith E. Allanson M.D.5
  1. H. Eugene Hoyme1,
  2. Renata C. Gallagher2 and
  3. Kerry Kingham3

Published Online: 17 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470893159.ch26

Management of Genetic Syndromes

Management of Genetic Syndromes

How to Cite

Hoyme, H. E., Gallagher, R. C. and Kingham, K. (2010) Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome, in Management of Genetic Syndromes (eds S. B. Cassidy and J. E. Allanson), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470893159.ch26

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Pediatrics, University of California at San Francisco

  2. 5

    Department of Genetics, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Pediatrics, Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota and Sanford Children's Hospital, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  2. 2

    Division of Genetics and Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Castle Rock, Colorado

  3. 3

    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470191415

Online ISBN: 9780470893159



  • fetal anticonvulsant syndrome;
  • antiepileptic drugs;
  • congenital heart defects;
  • genitourinary abnormalities;
  • microcephaly


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Manifestations and Management

  • Resources