A Perfect Storm: Fetal Inflammation and the Developing Immune System

@article{Sabic2019APS,
  title={A Perfect Storm: Fetal Inflammation and the Developing Immune System},
  author={Dajana Sabic and Joyce M. Koenig},
  journal={Pediatric research},
  year={2019},
  volume={87},
  pages={319 - 326}
}
Histologic chorioamnionitis is an inflammatory disorder of the placenta that commonly precedes preterm delivery. Preterm birth related to chorioamnionitis and fetal inflammation has been associated with a risk for serious inflammatory complications in infancy. In addition, preterm infants exposed to chorioamnionitis may be more susceptible to infection in the neonatal intensive care unit and possibly later in life. A significant body of work has established an association between… Expand
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