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Fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) as a diagnostic tool for Williams-Beuren syndrome
(Genetics and Molecular Biology, 2007-01-01) [Artigo]
Fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) with commercial probes covering the elastin gene (ELN) was used to determine the frequency of the 7q11.23 deletion in 18 children clinically diagnosed with Williams-Beuren syndrome ...
Proactive management of extreme prematurity: Disagreement between obstetricians and neonatologists
(Journal of Perinatology, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To verify, in extremely preterm infants, if disagreement between obstetricians and neonatologists regarding proactive management is associated with early death.Study Design: Prospective cohort of 484 infants ...
Systemic congenital lymphangiomatosis
(São Paulo Medical Journal, 1996-10-01) [Artigo]
A linfoangiomatose é uma doença rara, caracterizada pela exarcebação da proliferação dos canais linfáticos, ocorrendo em crianças e adultos jovens. Nós descrevemos um caso extremamente raro de linfoangiomatose sistêmica ...
Blood retinol levels of very low birth weight infants and its relationship with bronchopulmonary dysplasia
(Pediatric Research, 2003-04-01) [Resumo]
Perinatal factors associated with early deaths of preterm infants born in Brazilian Network on Neonatal Research centers
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2008-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate perinatal factors associated with early neonatal death in preterm infants with birth weights (BW) of 400-1,500 g.Methods: A multicenter prospective cohort study of all infants with BW of 400-1,500 g ...
Study of virulence factors in coagulase-negative staphylococci isolated from newborns
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2006-09-01) [Artigo]
Coagulase-negative staphylococci (CNS) have been identified as the etiological agent in various infections and are currently the microorganisms most frequently isolated in nosocomial infections. However, little is known ...
Effects of therapeutic approach on the neonatal evolution of very low birth weight infants with patent ductus arteriosus
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To analyze the effects of treatment approach on the outcomes of newborns (birth weight [BW] < 1,000 g) with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), from the Brazilian Neonatal Research Network (BNRN) on: death, ...
Risk factors for perinatal death in two different levels of care: a case-control study
(Reproductive Health, 2014-01-30) [Artigo]
Background: According to the World Health Organization, there are over 6.3 million perinatal deaths (PND) a year worldwide. Identifying the factors associated with PND is very helpful in building strategies to improve the ...
Preeclampsia: Effect on the fetus and newborn
(NeoReviews, 2011-04-01) [Artigo]
Preeclampsia (PE) is the most common medical complication in pregnancy and a major cause of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. This disease is a great challenge for obstetricians because there are no effective ...
Is urine interleukin-8 level a reliable laboratory test for diagnosing late onset sepsis in premature infants?
(Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
The present study is aimed to determine serum and urine interleukin-8 (IL-8) levels in premature infants with late onset sepsis (LOS) and to evaluate if urine IL-8 is a useful test for LOS diagnosis. Fifty-six premature ...