Role of coagulopathy in newborn intracranial hemorrhage.

  title={Role of coagulopathy in newborn intracranial hemorrhage.},
  author={Marilyn M Mcdonald and Michael D. Johnson and Carol Masters Rumack and Beverly L Koops and Mary Anne Guggenheim and C J Babb and William E Hathaway},
  volume={74 1},
Fifty newborn infants of less than 33 weeks' gestation were followed prospectively from birth with serial coagulation and real-time ultrasound studies. A significant association of hypocoagulability in the first four hours of life with subsequent onset or progression of intraventricular or other clinical hemorrhages was documented. Abnormalities included… CONTINUE READING