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Family medical history

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Risk factors

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Data definitions

VIC RCA: Any parent sibling or close relative has a birth defect. If there may be suspected cause for a birth defect such as parental exposure to toxic chemicals, medications, drugs and maternal infections. NSW RCA: Specify free text, list all family medical history. SA RCA: Siblings of baby including known stillbirths and 2nd trimester terminations, other relatives.

Additional information

NT collect family medical history: diabetes, twins, TB, hypertension, genetic disorder, and no/unknown family history. A free text field is provided for comments. SA, NSW and VIC Birth Defects Registers provide a free text field to comment.

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