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Down’s syndrome and necrotising enterocolitis

Necrotising enterocolitis is a condition in which bacterial infection causes cells in┬áparts of babies bowels to die off. In this study Clifford L. Cua, from the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, led a team of researchers looking into the … Continue reading

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The ConNECtion Between Abdominal Signs and Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Infants 501 to 1500 g

Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) can become severe quickly, making early recognition a priority and understanding the occurrence of abdominal and clinical signs of impending NEC important. The purpose of this study was to examine relationships of abdominal signs up to 36 … Continue reading

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SIGNEC UK Fourth International Conference on Necrotising Enterocolitis

SIGNEC UK was established as a special interest group for necrotising enterocolitis (NEC) by Professor Minesh Khashu to help advance a field of neonatal medicine that is poorly understood. NEC continues to be the major cause of mortality and morbidity … Continue reading

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