Fetal hydantoin syndrome, also called fetal dilantin syndrome is a group of defects caused to the developing fetus by exposure to the teratogenic effects of phenytoin. Dilantin is the brand name of the drug phenytoin sodium in the United States, commonly used in the treatment of epilepsy. It may also be called congenital hydantoin syndrome, Fetal
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a symptom complex characterized by poor growth and development with craniofacial and skeletal abnormalities, produced by prenatal exposure to hydantoin analogues, including phenytoin.
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A disorder that is caused by maternal ingestion of hydantoin analogs during pregnancy. The baby will be born with a broad low nasal bridge, epicanthal folds, prominent ears, a high incidence of fifth finger or toe, mental retardation and growth retardation.
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Type: Term Definitions: 1. a syndrome resulting from maternal ingestion of hydantoin analogue (phenytoin), characterized by growth deficiency, mental deficiency, dysmorphic facies, cleft palate and/or lip, cardiac defects, and abnormal genitalia.
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