Sepsis of the newborn

Known as: sepsis neonatorum, newborns septicemia, Sepsis, neonatal 
Blood infection that occurs in an infant younger than 90 days old. Early-onset sepsis is seen in the first week of life and most often appears within… (More)
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1937-2018
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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND Neonatal sepsis due to intestinal bacterial translocation is a major cause of morbidity and mortality. Understanding… (More)
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2011
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2011
BACKGROUND Sepsis in the first 3 days of life is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality among infants. Group B Streptococcus… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Neonatal sepsis is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in neonates. Appropriate clinical diagnosis and… (More)
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2009
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2009
UNLABELLED OBJECTIVE To determine the impact of intrauterine inflammation of maternal (chorioamnionitis) and fetal (umbilical… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Late-onset neonatal sepsis is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality, and early detection could prove beneficial… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Abrupt clinical deterioration because of sepsis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in neonates… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND Bacterial vaginosis has been associated with preterm birth. In clinical trials, the treatment of bacterial vaginosis… (More)
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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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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Neonatal sepsis is a common and life-threatening disorder, particularly among preterm infants. Early initiation of… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Hematologic findings and published complete blood cell count criteria were evaluated as screening tests for neonatal sepsis. From… (More)
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