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Computed cranial tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and single photon emission computed tomography in hemorrhagic shock and encephalopathy syndrome: a report of three cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1565213     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Three different neuro-imaging studies were performed in 3 infants with hemorrhagic shock and encephalopathy syndrome (HSE). Areas of cerebral infarction were noted on CT. Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) showed decreased perfusion in these areas in one infant. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) also identified the areas of infarction, noted on CT, but provided additional information showing non-haem iron deposition in the thalami and basal ganglia.
J S Vles; L S de Vries; G Wilms; M de Roo; P J Casaer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neuropediatrics     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0174-304X     ISO Abbreviation:  Neuropediatrics     Publication Date:  1992 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-05-21     Completed Date:  1992-05-21     Revised Date:  2008-01-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8101187     Medline TA:  Neuropediatrics     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  24-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Child Neurology, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands.
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MeSH Terms
Brain / pathology
Brain Damage, Chronic / diagnosis
Cerebral Infarction / diagnosis*
Child, Preschool
Follow-Up Studies
Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
Neurologic Examination
Shock, Hemorrhagic / diagnosis*
Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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