Could Vitamin C deficiency have a role in shaken baby syndrome?

@article{Fung2004CouldVC,
  title={Could Vitamin C deficiency have a role in shaken baby syndrome?},
  author={Eva Lai-wah Fung and Edmund Anthony Severn Nelson},
  journal={Pediatrics International},
  year={2004},
  volume={46}
}
Unexplained subdural hematoma in infants, with or without retinal hemorrhages and skeletal fracture, has been considered by some to be pathognomic for non-accidental injury (Fig. 1). However, there is increasing concern that the exact pathogenesis of these findings is not well understood. Dr Clemeston has proposed that some of these cases of presumed shaken baby syndrome (SBS) were due to vitamin C deficiency, and has recommended that plasma ascorbic acid and whole blood histamine should be… Expand
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