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Abnormal auditory evoked potentials in early infancy malnutrition.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  96529     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Computer-averaged auditory evoked potentials were found to be abnormal in infants hospitalized because of severe malnutrition (marasmus). They improved as the infants' somatic growth improved during the course of treatment, but were still deviant at the time of discharge from the hospital and at subsequent outpatient follow-up. Abnormalities in evoked potentials may reflect a long-lasting effect of malnutrition on brain function.
Authors:
A B Barnet; I P Weiss; M V Sotillo; E S Ohlrich; M Shkurovich; J Cravioto
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Science (New York, N.Y.)     Volume:  201     ISSN:  0036-8075     ISO Abbreviation:  Science     Publication Date:  1978 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-09-01     Completed Date:  1978-09-01     Revised Date:  2007-03-19    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404511     Medline TA:  Science     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  450-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Auditory Cortex / physiopathology*
Auditory Perception / physiology
Electroencephalography
Evoked Potentials*
Female
Humans
Infant
Male
Protein-Energy Malnutrition / physiopathology*
Sex Factors
Sleep / physiology

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