CONGENITAL DEFECT- REASONS AND REMEDIES:
- What is decease known as ‘congenital defect’?
If there is defect in the body-structure and if the body of the baby is not fully grown, that is known as ‘congenital defect’.
- Reasons for these diseases?
No concrete reasons can be told for 50% of the diseases. Social and economic reasons become the indirect reasons. Inadequate nutrition in the mother’s health and the availability of more chemicals causing ‘congenital defect’ in the food become important reasons for the ‘congenital defect’.
- Will ‘congenital defect’ affect due to the marriages among relatives?
Due to the marriages among the blood-relations, defects arise in the chromosomes and thereby some kinds of ‘congenital defect’ may cause.
- During pregnancy, if mother suffers due t inadequate nutrition, will the baby be affected by ‘congenital defect’?
If there is inadequacy of folic acid and iodine in the mother’s body, she may give birth to the baby with ‘congenital defect’. Due to the nervous disease of ‘Meningomailosis’, there may be ‘congenital defect’.
- Are there any other reasons?
Water pollution due to the air pollution in the environment, due to the existence of chemicals and the insecticides in the environment, drinking wines and smoking, intake of virulent medicines and due to the impact of radioactive rays during pregnancy, baby may given birth with by ‘congenital defect’.
- How to prevent ‘congenital defect’?
You can prevent ‘congenital defect’ to the babies, if the mother is not affected by the said reasons. Chemicals, medicines, impact of radioactive rays and infection of virus will affect the pregnant women. So, they should be protected from these things. Likewise marriages among the blood-relatives and pregnancy in the older age should also be avoided.
- How to diagnose ‘congenital defect’?
If anybody in the family was affected by this disease, you can find out , by blood test and find out whether the baby to be born is affected. E.g. if the parent is affected by the disease, ‘Thalamesia’ , 25 % of the babies will have the disease.
- How to find out during pregnancy
The disease of ‘congenital defect’ can be diagnosed by testing the mother’s blood, a piece of the placenta or the ‘Amniotic’ liquid of the uterus or by scanning the baby in the womb.
- What are the treatments for ‘congenital defect’?
With the help of today’s advanced medical help, you can get treatment for the ‘congenital defect’.
For example, by diagnosing heart-problems, transplantation of body organs and bone massaging, the baby can be given the preventive treatments.
- If the first baby dies due to the ‘congenital defect, will the second baby born with the same deficiency?
If the first baby dies out of ‘congenital defect’, ‘postmortem’ should be done in the correct way. If there is any problem, you can follow the preventive measures for the second child also.