Necrotizing enterocolitis in fetus OR newborn

Known as: enterocolitis nec necrotizing, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, NEC 
A fulminating disease of neonates in which there is extensive mucosal ulceration, pseudomembrane formation, submucosal hemorrhage, and necrosis… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Some oral probiotics have been shown to prevent necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) and decrease mortality effectively in… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
From the Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida, Gainesville ( J.N.); Harvard Medical School, Boston (W.A.W.); and the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE This report presents data from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Low birth weight is the most important risk factor for developing necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). We aimed to establish… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND & AIMS Preterm birth and formula feeding are key risk factors associated with necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a significant complication for the premature infant. However, subsequent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is among the most severe conditions that can affect preterm infants. Although the etiology of NEC… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a major cause of morbidity in preterm infants. We hypothesize that the intestinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), a major cause of morbidity and mortality in premature infants, occurs after the introduction of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
A method of clinical staging for infants with necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is proposed. On the basis of assigned stage at the… (More)
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