A ten-year retrospective study of pink and yellow neonatal hyaline membrane disease.

@article{Turkel1983ATR,
  title={A ten-year retrospective study of pink and yellow neonatal hyaline membrane disease.},
  author={Susan Beckwitt Turkel and John Mapp},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={1983},
  volume={72 2},
  pages={170-5}
}
Since it was first described several years ago, yellow bilirubin staining of the pulmonary membranes in neonatal hyaline membrane disease has apparently become more common. In a retrospective study of neonatal autopsy experience, it was found that as more of the premature infants survived longer, yellow hyaline membrane disease was a more frequent finding, increasing from 7% of all newborns having hyaline membrane disease at autopsy in 1970 to 50% in 1980. In comparing 499 cases with… CONTINUE READING

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