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Schisis association

Synonym(s) -
Prevalence Unknown
Inheritance Unknown
or Not applicable
Age of onset Neonatal
  • Q87.8
  • C2931271
  • C536633
MedDRA -


Disease definition

Schisis association describes the combination of two or more of the following anomalies: neural tube defects (e.g. anencephaly, encephalocele, spina bifida cystica), cleft lip/palate, omphalocele and congenital diaphragmatic hernia (see these terms). These anomalies are associated at a higher frequency than would be expected with random combination rates.

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