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Bilateral Gangrene of Lower Limbs in a Neonate.
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PMID:  24906262     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Limb gangrene in a neonate is an extremely rare clinical problem and bilateral symmetrical lower limbs type is even rarer. Only few clinical cases have been reported thus far with idiopathic etiology or associated with rare conditions. Known causes in literature are sepsis, extravasation of intravenous fluid, following a complicated delivery and secondary to invasive monitoring. This report describes neonate was first developed sepsis and later was exposed to cold leading to bilateral gangrene of lower limbs.
Authors:
Ahmad Iqbal Quddusi; Naila Nizami; Ather Razzaq; Sajjad Husain
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1681-7168     ISO Abbreviation:  J Coll Physicians Surg Pak     Publication Date:  2014 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-6-7     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9606447     Medline TA:  J Coll Physicians Surg Pak     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  S119-S120     Citation Subset:  -    
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