hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy


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hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy

generally permanent brain injury resulting from a lack of oxygen or inadequate blood flow to the brain; infants may recover without sequelae.
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Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy incidence and risk factors in North Western Saudi Arabia.
0 47) was observed in CGP 35348 treated female albino mice when their MCV values were compared with saline treated control females following hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy at post natal day 10 (Table 3).
Neurology consultation confirmed hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, and the follow-up under the support of mechanical ventilation was continued in the intensive care unit.
2) Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy is the primary cause of 15% to 28% of cerebral palsy among children.
The risk of a composite outcome including death, adverse respiratory outcomes, hypoglycemia, treated hyperbilirubinemia, generalized seizures, necrotizing enterocolitis, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, periventricular leukomalacia, and suspected or proven sepsis was 6.
Susan suffers a minor disability caused by hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) - lack of oxygen to the brain at birth.
and was taken to the neonatal intensive care unit for treatment due to hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy.
The activin A concentration in the brain increases in vitro after several cerebral injuries (4), and increased activin A secretion in vivo has been associated with cerebral hypoxia (10, 17), intraventricular hemorrhage (12), and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (10).
The Sony Ericsson Z600 model held irreplaceable pictures of 39-year-old Julia's nine-month-old son Matthew taken just hours before he died of a rare condition called hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in February.