Sudden Infant Death With Area Postrema Lesion Likely Due to Wrong Use of Insecticide.


We report a noteworthy case of a 7-month-old infant who suddenly and unexpectedly died during her sleep. After a complete postmortem examination, review of the clinical history, and detailed death scene investigation, the death remained unexplained, leading to a diagnosis of sudden infant death syndrome. However, an extensive review of the brainstem… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2015-0425


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