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Improvement in auditory and visual evoked potentials in jaundiced preterm infants after exchange transfusion.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  4037854     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Two preterm infants with peak serum bilirubin concentrations of 270 mumol/l and 200 mumol/l, respectively showed improvement in the wave peak latencies of the auditory and visual evoked potentials after exchange transfusion. The implications of this observation and the use of evoked potential recording in neonatal jaundice are discussed.
K C Chin; M J Taylor; M Perlman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of disease in childhood     Volume:  60     ISSN:  1468-2044     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Dis. Child.     Publication Date:  1985 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-10-07     Completed Date:  1985-10-07     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372434     Medline TA:  Arch Dis Child     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  714-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Brain Stem / physiopathology
Evoked Potentials, Auditory*
Evoked Potentials, Visual*
Exchange Transfusion, Whole Blood*
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature, Diseases / physiopathology*,  therapy
Jaundice, Neonatal / physiopathology*,  therapy

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