In this paper, you will be looking at congenital abnormalities and dysmorphologies, and nursing’s role in caring for patients with specific abnormalities and/or dysmorphology.
Do not use quotations in this discussion. Paraphrase your sources.
For this assignment you will do the following:
1. Define congenital abnormalities and dysmorphologies.
2. Compare and contrast the terms major and minor abnormalities.
3. Identify one congenital abnormality and the syndrome/disease most often associated with this abnormality. *Down syndrome*
4. Discuss a nurse’s role in caring for this patient.