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Antenatal corticosteroid increases serum ceruloplasmin activity in premature neonates.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3454204     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Serum ceruloplasmin activity in full term and premature neonates was measured on the first day of life. Preterm newborns were born more than 24 hours after antenatal corticosteroid treatment, had enzyme activity equivalent to that of the full term babies. Little or no ceruloplasmin activity was found in those prematures who were born without steroid prophylaxis. Highly significant correlation was observed between the initial ceruloplasmin activity and the morbidity and mortality of respiratory distress syndrome.
Authors:
T Szabó; G Oroszlán; L Lakatos; E Dvorácsek; L Karmazsin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica Hungarica     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0001-6527     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr Hung     Publication Date:  1987  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-09-21     Completed Date:  1988-09-21     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8307729     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr Hung     Country:  HUNGARY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  179-85     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, University Medical School, Debrecen, Hungary.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Ceruloplasmin / metabolism*
Dexamethasone / therapeutic use*
Female
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature / blood*
Pregnancy
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn / prevention & control*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
50-02-2/Dexamethasone; EC 1.16.3.1/Ceruloplasmin

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