Bowel Perforation in Premature Infants with Necrotizing Enterocolitis: Risk Factors and Outcomes


We aim to determine risk factors and clinical outcomes for bowel perforation in premature infants with NEC. We analyzed clinical data of 57 cases of premature infants with NEC at our NICU between January 2010 and December 2012. Based on the presence of bowel perforation, we divided these infants into two groups: perforated NEC group (n = 10) and… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2016/6134187


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