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The Korean Journal of Pathology 1968;2(1): 53-57.
신생아 부신출혈
1, 2
1이화대학교 의과대학 병리학교실
2서울대학교 의과대학 병리학교실
Adrenal Hemorrhage in a Newborn -An Autopsy Case Report-
Kyu Sun Rhee1, Je G. Chi2
1Departments of Pathology, College of Medicine, Ewha Womans University, Korea
2Departments of Pathology, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Korea
ABSTRACT
A case of bilateral adrenal hemorrhage in a three-day-old boy who was born after a labor period of more than 19 hours to a pre-eclamptic woman has been presented. The body weight of the baby at autopsy was 4,720 grams. The newborn developed a high fever, convulsion and dyspnea throughout the entire disease course. Autopsy revealed a massive hemorrhage in the adrenal glands especially in the right, replacing the majority of the adrenal tissue proper. There also was a subdural hematoma in the right parietal region. Birth trauma was assumed to be the most important contributing factor of the hemorrhage of the involved case. And it was emphasized that when the signs and symptoms of adrenal insufficiency appear in the infants born with difficulties, the adrenal hemorrhage should be considered first as the underlying cause.
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