The Registry


Who's in the Registry?

Babies born with birth defects listed in codes 740-759 of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) are generally included in the registry if their mothers are residents of one of the following counties: Fresno, Kern, Kings, Los Angeles, Madera, Merced, San Francisco, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus or Tulare.

Codes 740-759 include:

The registry does not include infants with:


What Information is Included?

The following information is collected from a baby's hospital records and entered into the registry data base: