Children born i Brazil
Thalidomide is a Current Teratogen in South America
A group of South American paediatricians have investigated the use of thalidomide in the continent to finally establish a firm connection between thalidomide and congenital malformations. They found 100% linkage between thalidomide and severe birth-defects. And they suspect a vast number of unknown victims, as their group only covers less than 1% of all births in South America , excluding all rural areas. Here is their testimony.