Intraventricular' hemorrhage and cystic periventricular leukomalacia
in preterm infants: How are they related?
Six-year-old Dylan Brooks lost his battle with periventricular leukomalacia
Volpe, "Neurobiology of periventricular leukomalacia
in the premature infant," Pediatric Research, vol.
Secondarily, the reader interrogated if periventricular leukomalacia
(PVL) was detected in the preterm babies.
The rate of the composite primary outcome of perinatal death, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, culture-proven sepsis, intraventricular hemorrhage worse than stage II, periventricular leukomalacia
worse than stage I, and necrotizing enterocolitis worse than stage I was 14.
2000), idiopathic mental retardation, periventricular leukomalacia
(Volpe 2001, 2003, 2005), fragile X syndrome, and attention deficit disorder and, in the absence of other CNS abnormalities, to developmental delays (Gilmore et al.
Stuart also takes him to watch their beloved St Mirren - something he feared would never happen after his son was diagnosed with periventricular leukomalacia
More than half of the patients with an abnormality were surgical candidates because of the presence of a single focal or hemispheric lesion (16), tuberous sclerosis (3), or mesiotemporal sclerosis with periventricular leukomalacia
She has cerebral palsy due to periventricular leukomalacia
as a complication of premature birth, and had undergone surgery for developmental dysplasia of the left hip without thrombotic complication at age 3 years.
When they were brought to the Early Follow-up and Stimulation Unit at Hospital Universitario San Cecilio, they presented with the following diagnoses: 6 were premature, 1 had periventricular leukomalacia
, 1 had intrauterine growth restriction at birth, 2 had psychomotor developmental delay, 1 had had an episode of sudden death, then was resuscitated, 1 had convulsions, 1 had metabolic alterations and 1, respiratory distress.
Hyperbilirubinemia, hypocarbia and periventricular leukomalacia
in preterm infants.
Cognitive visual dysfunctions in preterm children with periventricular leukomalacia