Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Formerly Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effect. Fetal Alcohol Defined PAGE 1.
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
Formerly Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effect
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome- simplified- having neurological impairments from consumption of alcohol during pregnancy- also having distinctive facial features.
•Small eye openings
•Webbing between eyes and base of nose
•Failure of eyes to move in same direction
•Short, upturned nose
•Sunken nasal bridge
•Flat or absent groove between nose and upper lip (philtrum)
•Smooth and thin upper lip
•Opening in roof of mouth
•Small upper jaw
•Low set or malformed ears