IVH


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IVH

Intraventricular hemorrhage, see there.

IVH

Abbreviation for intraventricular hemorrhage.

Intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH)

A condition in which blood vessels within the brain burst and bleed into the hollow chambers (ventricles) normally reserved for cerebrospinal fluid and into the tissue surrounding them.
Mentioned in: Prematurity
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E risultata inoltre statisticamente significativa la sola correlazione tra IVH di III-IV grado e lo sviluppo di disabilita motoria nel primo anno di vita con un p=0,005 (Tabella II).
As expected, the predictors with the largest adjusted risks for death during hospitalization of neonatal patients estimated using the KID 2006 database were clinical conditions commonly encountered in neonatal intensive care units, that is, PT/LBW/IUGR, IVH, hypoxia, NEC, and congenital malformation.
Three studies found the incidence of IVH to be similar between the indomethacin (27%) and ibuprofen (20%) treatment groups (P = 0.
IVH usually begins in the fragile network of blood vessels which are vulnerable to being burst and causing bleeding.
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ALIVH boards developed and commercialized by Panasonic are the world's first multi-layer resin boards with an IVH structure in all layers.
IVH ve BPD arasinda ise anlamli bir farklilik saptanmadi (Tablo 4).
Perinatal hypoxia is an important risk factor in the pathogenesis of IVH because it alters mechanisms that regulate cerebral blood flow and triggers a cascade of biochemical events that begins with a shift from oxidative to anaerobic metabolism and leads to oxidative brain damage resulting from excessive production of free radicals (4, 5).
There was one case of chronic lung disease in the GTN group, compared with seven in the placebo group; two cases of IVH in the GTN group, compared with one in the placebo group; and no cases of NEC, PVL, or perinatal mortality in the GTN group, compared with two, two, and three cases, respectively, in the placebo group.
Conventional treatment for IVH involves placing an external ventricular catheter to drain the spinal fluid and reduce IC pressure.
The 1999 American Heart Association management guidelines for ICH recommend a computed tomography (CT) scan to diagnose ICH, no use of steroids, no surgical evacuation for patients with a Glasgow Coma Score of 4 or less or IVH less than 3 cm on CT, and consideration of surgical evacuation in "young patients with moderate to large lobar hemorrhage with clinical deterioration.
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