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Table 2 The organ-group specific frequency (freq) and prevalence (prev) of congenital anomalies in the solvent-exposed and unexposed study groups, and in the source population minus exclusions

From: Congenital anomalies in newborns to women employed in jobs with frequent exposure to organic solvents - a register-based prospective study

  Population1 Unexposed Exposed
Organ group (ICD-10 code) Freq Prev2 Freq Prev2 Freq Prev2
Nervous system (Q00-07) 110 42 41 39 0 NA3
Eye, ear, face and neck (Q10-18) 40 15 11 10 0 NA3
Circulatory system (Q20-28) 120 46 44 42 8 112
Respiratory system (Q30-34) 47 18 19 18 0 NA3
Digestive system (Q35-45) 94 36 30 28 3 42
Genital organs (Q50-56) 123 47 47 45 6 84
Urinary system (Q60-64) 116 44 45 43 3 42
Musculoskeletal system (Q66-79) 457 174 178 169 13 183
Other malformations (Q80-89)4 116 44 45 43 4 56
Total 1223 465 460 436 37 520
  1. 1 All singleton births in the source population except newborns with foetal alcohol syndrome and uncertain or missing diagnoses; n = 26 255. 2 Prevalence per 10 000 births. 3 Not applicable. 4 Q86.0 not included.