CT demonstration of intracranial bleeding in term newborns with mild clinical symptoms.

@article{Avrahami1996CTDO,
  title={CT demonstration of intracranial bleeding in term newborns with mild clinical symptoms.},
  author={Elieser Avrahami and Shlomo Amzel and Rama Katz and E M Frishman and I Osviatzov},
  journal={Clinical radiology},
  year={1996},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={31-4}
}
This paper presents symptomatic term newborns with negative ultrasound examination which showed intracranial bleeding demonstrated by CT scan. Fifty-eight term newborns with Apgars of 9-10 were referred for repeat CT examination of the brain with symptoms, such as apnea, disturbances of swallowing or sucking, impaired muscular tonus, tremor and jerks. The ultrasound examination in all was normal. The first CT scan was performed 12-13 h after delivery. The second CT scan was performed at least… CONTINUE READING