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Alaska Birth Defects Registry (ABDR)

Alaska Birth Defects Registry (ABDR)

Established in January 1996 under the Alaska Administrative Code (7 AAC 27.012), ABDR is a passive surveillance program that collects and provides information on the numb​​er of infants with birth defects born to Alaska residents.​

Program Update: 11/2017 ​

The registry has updated its data collection ICD codes and data. 
There is a new ICD code range - M21021 through M21129. NewThere are new reporting data elements - first and last name of the mother/responsible party. New
Please review the reporting guide for all the new information.

Chart: Most Common Birth Defected Based on Prevalence, Alaska 2008-2012