Congenital Abnormalities

Health written question – answered on 20th March 2014.

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Photo of Bob Blackman Bob Blackman Conservative, Harrow East

To ask the Secretary of State for Health

(1) how many cases leading to ground E abortions of club foot were diagnosed by (a) ultrasound and (b) other diagnostic tests in each of the last 10 years; what those other methods of diagnosis were; and how many such diagnoses which did not result in abortion were recorded in that period;

(2) how many cases leading to ground E abortions of congenital malformations of the musculoskeletal system were diagnosed by (a) ultrasound and (b) other diagnostic tests in each of the last 10 years; what those other methods of diagnosis were; and how many such diagnoses which did not result in abortion were recorded in that period;

(3) how many cases leading to ground E abortions of cleft lip were diagnosed by (a) ultrasound and (b) other diagnostic tests in each of the last 10 years; what those other methods of diagnosis were; and how many such diagnoses which did not result in abortion were recorded in that period.

Photo of Jane Ellison Jane Ellison The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

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