Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Incidence Symptoms Evaluation Treatment specialist Prevention Underlying Cause

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Incidence

Facts about fetal alcohol syndrome:

  • In the US, about 1 in 700 newborns have fetal alcohol syndrome.

Continue to Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Symptoms

Last Updated: Apr 22, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

PubMed Fetal Alcohol Syndrome References
  1. Hannigan JH, Armant DR. Alcohol in pregnancy and neonatal outcome. Semin Neonatol. 2000 Aug;5(3):243-54. [10956449]
  2. Murphy-Brennan MG, Oei TP. Is there evidence to show that fetal alcohol syndrome can be prevented? J Drug Educ. 1999;29(1):5-24. [10349824]
  3. Wattendorf DJ, Muenke M. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Am Fam Physician. 2005 Jul 15;72(2):279-82, 285. [1605045]
FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.