Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

Published by: Kowsar

Amniotic Deformity, Adhesions, Mutilations (ADAM) Complex: A Frightful Condition

Deepak Sharma 1 , Srinivas Murki 1 , * and Oleti Tejo Pratap 1
Authors Information
1 Department of Neonatology, Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, India
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: February 28, 2015, 25 (1)
  • Published Online: February 15, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: June 8, 2014
  • Accepted: October 24, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.250

To Cite: Sharma D, Murki S, Pratap O T. Amniotic Deformity, Adhesions, Mutilations (ADAM) Complex: A Frightful Condition, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(1):-. doi: 10.5812/ijp.250.

Copyright © 2015, Growth & Development Research Center.This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
  • 1. Streeter GL. Focal deficiencies in fetal tissues and their relation to intra-uterine amputation. Contrib Embryol Carnegie Inst. 1930; 22: 1-44
  • 2. Higginbottom MC, Jones KL, Hall BD, Smith DW. The amniotic band disruption complex: timing of amniotic rupture and variable spectra of consequent defects. J Pediatr. 1979; 95(4): 544-9[PubMed]
  • 3. Sentilhes L, Verspyck E, Patrier S. Marpeau flanges amniotic disease: pathogenesis, prenatal diagnosis and neonatal care. J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod . 2003; 32(8 Pt 1): 693-704
  • 4. Jabor MA, Cronin ED. Bilateral cleft lip and palate and limb deformities: a presentation of amniotic band sequence? J Craniofac Surg. 2000; 11(4): 388-93[PubMed]
  • 5. Shetty P, Menezes LT, Tauro LF, Diddigi KA. Amniotic band syndrome. Indian J Surg. 2013; 75(5): 401-2[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Gabos PG. Modified technique for the surgical treatment of congenital constriction bands of the arms and legs of infants and children. Orthopedics. 2006; 29(5): 401-4[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments