Document Detail


Upper extremity gangrene of the newborn infant.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6693749     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ischemia of a limb occurring in the first week of life is uncommon. Gangrene presenting at birth in the upper extremity is fortunately rare. The result in this case and a review of the literature of the last 40 years shows that prompt recognition, early arteriography, and aggressive surgical treatment are necessary.
Authors:
W O Shaffer; P L Aulicino; T E DuPuy
Related Documents :
18331639 - Migration of superior vena cava stent.
2539419 - A modification of the surgical correction of the thumb--a long term follow up.
21842209 - Primary lymphoma of the cranial vault: case report and a systematic review of the liter...
11247699 - Lobular carcinoma in situ on core biopsy-what is the clinical significance?
22122389 - Reporting rates of yellow fever vaccine 17d or 17dd-associated serious adverse events i...
19826519 - How good is the orthopaedic literature?
16001189 - Post-menopausal vaginal angiomyofibroblastoma: a case report.
23948449 - Twelve years of msome and imsi: a review.
1269169 - The genetics of and associated clinical findings in humero-radial synostosis.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of hand surgery     Volume:  9A     ISSN:  0363-5023     ISO Abbreviation:  J Hand Surg Am     Publication Date:  1984 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-03-21     Completed Date:  1984-03-21     Revised Date:  2009-06-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7609631     Medline TA:  J Hand Surg Am     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  88-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Amputation*
Arm* / blood supply
Gangrene / etiology,  surgery*
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Ischemia / complications
Male

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


Previous Document:  Patency of anastomosed arteries and veins subjected to reapplication of microvascular clamps.
Next Document:  The treatment of the cubital tunnel syndrome.