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Neural tube defects in rural Ireland.
  1. M J O'Dowd,
  2. K Connolly,
  3. A Ryan


    The incidence of neural tube defects in a rural area of the west of Ireland from 1974 to 1985 was 2.96 per 1000. The prevalence was unchanged during the 11 years. When compared with a control group there was no increased incidence of anaemia in mothers of affected infants.

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