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Neonatal pleural empyema in an extremely low birth weight infant.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19533504     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pleural empyema is rarely seen in the newborn period. Here we report the first case of exclusive and successful conservative management of pleural empyema in an extremely low birth weight infant. Chest drainage or percutaneous aspiration was not feasible. Noninvasive treatment might represent an acceptable option in premature infants.
Authors:
Klaus Lohmeier; Ertan Mayatepek; Thomas Hoehn
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1476-4954     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med.     Publication Date:  2009 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-11-16     Completed Date:  2010-02-08     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101136916     Medline TA:  J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  940-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of General Pediatrics, Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Duesseldorf, Germany. lohmeier@uni-duesseldorf.de
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Empyema, Pleural / congenital*,  diagnosis,  therapy
Female
HELLP Syndrome / diagnosis
Humans
Infant, Extremely Low Birth Weight*
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature, Diseases / diagnosis,  therapy
Pregnancy

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