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Table 3 Description of the congenital abnormalities and their outcome

From: Congenital malformations among newborns admitted in the neonatal unit of a tertiary hospital in Enugu, South-East Nigeria - a retrospective study

Congenital abnormality observed N = 17 Outcome
  n [%]  
Ano-rectal Malformation [?Imperforate Anus] 1 [5.9]  
   Treated
Left Cleft-lip/Palate 2 [11.8] NR
Multiple Congenital Anomaly [?Patau Syndrome] 1 [5.9]  
   DAMA
Myelomeningocele/Hydrocephalus/Bilateral 1 [5.9]  
Talipes Equinovarus   Treated
Myelomeningocele/Hydrocephalus/Umbilic 1 [5.9]  
al Hernia/Hypertrophied clitoris   DAMA
Myelomeningocele/Obstructed 1 [5.9]  
Hydrocephalus   Treated
Myelomeningocele [?Ruptured]/ 1 [5.9]  
Hydrocephalus   Treated
Myelomeningocele-Ruptured/ 1 [5.9]  
?Hydrocephalus   Treated
Myelomeningocele-Ruptured/ 1 [5.9]  
Hydrocephalus   DAMA
Occipital Cranial Bifidum/Ruptured 1 [5.9]  
Encephalocele   NR
Occipital Encephalocele –Holoproencephaly 1 [5.9]  
[?Lobar/Semi-lobar Encephalocele]   NR
Occipital Encephalocele 1 [5.9] T/C
Occipital Encephalocele/Hydrocephalus 1 [5.9] NR
Occipital Encephalocele [Ruptured] 1 [5.9] NR
Omphalocele 1 [5.9] Treated
Omphalocele Minor 1 [5.9] T/C
  1. DAMA discharged against medical advice.
  2. T/C treated with complications.