We report a case of a closed outer-table parietal "ping-pong" skull fracture occurring in a 4 190-gram female infant born at 39 weeks and 5 days gestation after an uneventful Cesarean section (Apgar scores of 9 and 9 at one and five minutes). There was no maternal history of abdominal trauma during pregnancy and there were no complications or difficulties… (More)
The computed tomography demonstration of multiple parenchymal brain lesions due to histiocytosis X is described. A comparison of follow-up computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging studies is made.
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to assess the safety and efficacy of transpyloric tube feeding as a therapeutic option to reduce apnea and bradycardia in hospitalized very low birthweight (VLBW) infants with clinical signs suggestive of gastroesophageal reflux (GER). STUDY DESIGN This was a retrospective single-center cohort study of VLBW infants hospitalized from… (More)