Trends in the postfortification prevalence of spina bifida and anencephaly in the United States

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Boulet, Sheree L.; Yang, Quanhe; Mai, Cara; Kirby, Russell S.; Collins, Julianne S.; Robbins, James M.; Meyer, Robert; Canfield, Mark A.; Mulinare, Joe;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/bdra.20468
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    mesheuropmc: nervous system diseases | congenital, hereditary, and neonatal diseases and abnormalities

BACKGROUND: The prevalence of NTDs in the US declined significantly after mandatory folic acid fortification; however, it is not known if the prevalence of NTDs has continued to decrease in recent years relative to the period immediately following the fortification mand... View more
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