Funisitis (disorder)

Known as: Funisitides, Funisitis 
An acute inflammation of the umbilical cord. It is characterized by the presence of polymorphonuclear cells migrating from the fetal umbilical cord… (More)
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
OBJECTIVE The objectives of this study were to: (1) determine the amniotic fluid (AF) microbiology of patients with preterm… (More)
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2012
2012
INTRODUCTION Intra-amniotic inflammation is traditionally defined as an elevation of amniotic fluid interleukin (IL)-6. Previous… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
AIMS The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical significance of detecting microbial footprints of ureaplasmas in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Preterm delivery causes substantial neonatal mortality and morbidity. Unrecognized intra-amniotic infections caused by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether concentrations of C-reactive protein (CRP) in umbilical cord plasma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is a relationship between the presence of histological signs of inflammation in the… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE The fetal inflammatory response syndrome is a multisystem disorder associated with impending preterm delivery and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether funisitis (inflammation of the umbilical cord detected by histologic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine whether fetal exposure to intra-amniotic inflammation and a systemic fetal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE Our objective was to determine the relationship between microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity and the presence and… (More)
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