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Unusual neonatal presentation of incontinentia pigmenti with persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15789024     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Incontinentia pigmenti (Bloch-Sulzberger syndrome) is a multisystem disorder with classical changing skin lesions. The other systems that are involved include the central nervous system, eye, hair, teeth, musculoskeletal system and, occasionally, the cardiovascular system. We report a neonate with a diagnosis of incontinentia pigmenti who presented at birth with pulmonary hypertension. This presentation has not been described in the literature.
Sunit Godambe; Patrick McNamara; Manju Rajguru; Jonathan Hellmann
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0743-8346     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinatol     Publication Date:  2005 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-03-24     Completed Date:  2005-07-15     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8501884     Medline TA:  J Perinatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  289-92     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Fatal Outcome
Incontinentia Pigmenti / complications,  diagnosis*,  genetics
Infant, Newborn
NF-kappa B / genetics
Persistent Fetal Circulation Syndrome / etiology*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/NF-kappa B

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