Spina Bifida and Certain Other Birth Defects Still Covered for Natural Children of Vietnam Vets

Spina Bifida still covered for natural children of Vietnam Vets

There has been no new analyses or studies finding increased rates of spina bifida in children of men exposed to Agent Orange and other chemicals of interest since 1996. According to the IOM report, “biologic plausibility remains uncertain for paternal transmission following adult exposure”.


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