Document Detail


Noninvasive investigation of infantile hepatic hemangioma: a case study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7700764     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A preterm infant presented with high-output cardiac failure. Color Doppler imaging of the liver revealed a large hepatic hemangioma. Pulsed-wave Doppler of the proximal aorta was used to monitor noninvasively the reduction in flow through the arteriovenous malformation in response to steroid therapy. The hemangioma resolved completely by 7 weeks of age.
Authors:
S Bruce; L Downe; K Devonald; D Ellwood
Related Documents :
10194074 - A high prevalence of serum gb virus c/hepatitis g virus rna in children with and withou...
7324574 - Altered consciousness as a precocious manifestation of intussusception in infants.
1945824 - Acute megakaryocytic leukemia (amkl) with major myelofibrosis in an infant. diagnosis b...
7381644 - Secretory iga in the serum of infants with obstructive jaundice.
12174004 - Incidence of alveolar capillary dysplasia in severe idiopathic persistent pulmonary hyp...
11126574 - Mastitis in the lactating mink female (mustela vison s.) and the development of "greasy...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatrics     Volume:  95     ISSN:  0031-4005     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatrics     Publication Date:  1995 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-05-02     Completed Date:  1995-05-02     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376422     Medline TA:  Pediatrics     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  595-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Perinatal Ultrasound, Nepean Hospital, Penrith, NSW, Australia.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aorta / ultrasonography
Cardiac Output, High / etiology
Hemangioma / ultrasonography*
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Liver Neoplasms / ultrasonography*
Male
Ultrasonography, Doppler, Color
Ultrasonography, Doppler, Pulsed

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Effects of early dexamethasone therapy on pulmonary mechanics and chronic lung disease in very low b...
Next Document:  Women's health. Coronary heart disease and the risk to women.