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Amniotic Band Syndrome

What is Amniotic Band Syndrome?

Amniotic band syndrome is a congenital syndrome. The associated symptoms of this syndrome are highly variable. There are different causes of amniotic band syndrome. An affected baby is born with a variety of abnormalities.  The exact cause is unknown and controversial.

There are different theories as to the cause of this disorder. One theory states that the outer layer of the amniotic sac is damaged resulting in strands (or bands) of amniotic tissue that can wrapped around parts of the developing fetus constricting the affected area and cutting off blood flow.  A different theory suggests that blood flow is hindered or interrupted in the developing fetus for unknown reasons, depriving affected areas of the nutrients a fetus needs.

There are many different potentially symptoms associated with amniotic band syndrome. Some infant are only mildly affected, while others experience severe birth defects or life-threatening complications. No two infants with this syndrome are alike; it is a highly variable disorder.

 

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https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/amniotic-band-syndrome/

https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/429/amniotic-band-syndrome

 

 

Amniotic band syndrome is a congenital syndrome. The associated symptoms of this syndrome are highly variable. There are different causes of amniotic band syndrome. An affected baby is born with a variety of abnormalities.  The exact cause is unknown and controversial.

There are different theories as to the cause of this disorder. One theory states that the outer layer of the amniotic sac is damaged resulting in strands (or bands) of amniotic tissue that can wrapped around parts of the developing fetus constricting the affected area and cutting off blood flow.  A different theory suggests that blood flow is hindered or interrupted in the developing fetus for unknown reasons, depriving affected areas of the nutrients a fetus needs.

There are many different potentially symptoms associated with amniotic band syndrome. Some infant are only mildly affected, while others experience severe birth defects or life-threatening complications. No two infants with this syndrome are alike; it is a highly variable disorder.

 

https://amnioticbandsyndrome.com/

https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/amniotic-band-syndrome/

https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/429/amniotic-band-syndrome

 

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