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Report of Birth Defects Among 1999 - 2017 Deliveries

Tips for Using Birth Defects Data  

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Data Tables

1. Prevalence of Selected Birth Defects among Deliveries to Texas Residents


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2. By Year, 1999-2017


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3. By Mother's Age


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4. By Mother's Race/Ethnicity


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5. By Sex of Infant or Fetus


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6. Pregnancy Outcome Distribution for Selected Birth Defects


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7. Tables R1 through R11, By Region of the State


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Appendix A: Denominators Used in Calculating Prevalence (Texas Resident Live Births)
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Appendix B: BPA Codes Used to Define the Defects Shown in this Report
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Appendix C: Glossary
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Appendix D: Birth Defect Investigations
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Appendix E: Research Using Data from the Texas Birth Defects Registry and Related Projects  PDF  

Click on the appropriate link below for Excel files of birth defect rates by Texas Health and Human Services Region.     

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Prevalence of Selected Birth Defects by:

Data by county can be found on the Texas Health Data website or requested by  email or by calling 512-776-7232.  

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Last updated November 30, 2020