Subgaleal Hematoma as a Perinatal Presentation of Rare Hematologic Problems in Newborns. Own Experience.


INTRODUCTION Bleeding to the subgaleal space is a rare and often serious complication of childbirth. Delivery with the use of vacuum or forceps is considered as the main risk factor of subgaleal hemorrhage. Reports of other possible causes (including fetal ones) appear rarely. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study is to present and analyze two unusual cases of… (More)


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