[Periventricular leukomalacia in the premature infant with gestational age less than or equal to 32 weeks. Circumstances of onset and echographic aspects].

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In a retrospective study of 83 preterm newborns of 32 weeks of gestation or less, isolated periventricular leukomalacia was found in 7 cases (8.4%). Ultrasonographic diagnosis was made in all cases during the first 3 days of life and cystic lesions always occurred during the first 40 days. Five of the 7 newborns suffered from in utero asphyxia, 4 had an… (More)

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@article{Deiber1987PeriventricularLI, title={[Periventricular leukomalacia in the premature infant with gestational age less than or equal to 32 weeks. Circumstances of onset and echographic aspects].}, author={M. -P. Deiber and F Cortambert and J F Blanc and Guy G Putet and Bernard L Salle}, journal={Pediatrie}, year={1987}, volume={42 8}, pages={653-7} }