Foetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)

Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) is characterised by cognitive, behavioural and physical problems caused by exposure to alcohol during pregnancy.

FASD may result in physical symptoms (such as facial abnormalities), growth retardation, damage to the nervous system and cognitive and/or behavioural problems. 90% of people with FASD suffer from psychological disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) being the most common.


síndrome alcohòlic fetal  Vall d Hebron
Authorship: Vall d'Hebron
Creation date: 17.12.2021, 10:03
Modification date: 05.01.2023, 12:56
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