Frontiers Journal of Pediatrics and Neonatology (FJPN)

Focal Brain Injury In A Term Neonate Associated With Histological Chorioamnionitis

Keywords : Term, Neonate, Brain Injury, White Matter, Chorioamionitis

Abstract

White matter injury (WMI) has been described in preterm infants in association with chorioamnionitis (CA). We report a case of term neonate with both gray and WMI to the frontal lobe in association with CA. The case presentation is followed by literature review.

COPYRIGHT© FRONTIERSMEETINGS 2019. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED | TERMS AND CONDITIONS