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A premature infant with fetal myocardial and abdominal calcifications and factor V Leiden homozygosity.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19861970     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We present a premature male neonate with confirmed factor V Leiden deficiency diagnosed prenatally with cardiac and abdominal calcifications. Our patient's findings suggest that clinicians consider thromboembolic conditions when multiple fetal calcifications are visualized.
M G K Parker; G Webster; R M Insoft
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association     Volume:  29     ISSN:  1476-5543     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinatol     Publication Date:  2009 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-28     Completed Date:  2010-02-01     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8501884     Medline TA:  J Perinatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  771-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Harvard Combined Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship Training Program, Division of Newborn Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Abruptio Placentae / genetics,  ultrasonography
Calcinosis / genetics*,  ultrasonography
Cardiomyopathies / genetics*,  ultrasonography
DNA Mutational Analysis
Diagnosis, Differential
Diaphragm* / ultrasonography
Factor V / genetics*
Factor V Deficiency / diagnosis,  genetics*
Heart Ventricles / ultrasonography
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature, Diseases / genetics*,  ultrasonography
Liver Diseases / genetics*,  ultrasonography
Placenta Diseases / genetics,  ultrasonography
Thromboembolism / genetics,  ultrasonography
Ultrasonography, Prenatal
Reg. No./Substance:
0/factor V Leiden; 9001-24-5/Factor V

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