Neonatal adrenal hemorrhage presenting as late onset neonatal jaundice

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Qureshi Umar ; Ahmad Nisar ; Rasool Akhter ; Choh Suhail (2009)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons, volume 14, issue 4, pages 221-223 (issn: 0971-9261, eissn: 1998-3891)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0971-9261.59607, pmc: PMC2858887
  • Subject: neonatal hemorrhage | Adrenal | RJ1-570 | Pediatrics | RD1-811 | Case Report | jaundice | Surgery

Clinical manifestations of adrenal hemorrhage vary depending on the degree and rate of hemorrhage, as well as the amount of adrenal cortex compromised by hemorrhage. We report here a case of neonatal adrenal hemorrhage that presented with late onset neonatal jaundice. The cause of adrenal hemorrhage was birth asphyxia.
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