Herpes simplex virus infections in preterm infants.

@article{Oriordan2006HerpesSV,
  title={Herpes simplex virus infections in preterm infants.},
  author={D P O'riordan and William Christopher Golden and Susan W. Aucott},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={118 6},
  pages={e1612-20}
}
OBJECTIVE Neonatal herpes simplex virus infections cause significant neonatal mortality and morbidity, but the course and prognosis in preterm infants is not well documented. We performed a retrospective review of herpes simplex virus infections at out institution within the first 30 days after birth in infants who were born at <37 weeks to help better define the symptoms and signs of herpes simplex virus infections in preterm infants and to assist in prognosis. METHODS Hospital databases… CONTINUE READING
16 Extracted Citations
0 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…