TITLE

Permanent Brain Damage from Hypernatremic Dehydration in Breastfed Infants: Patient Reports

AUTHOR(S)
Rosenbloom, Arlan L.
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Clinical Pediatrics;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p855
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the cases of infants with permanent brain damage caused by breastfeeding malnutrition with hypernatremic dehydration (BFMHD). Clinical signs of BFMHD; Feeding patterns of the infants; Neurologic status of the infants.
ACCESSION #
15267418

Tags: INFANTS -- Diseases;  BRAIN damage;  BREASTFEEDING (Humans);  MALNUTRITION in infants;  DEHYDRATION in infants;  PEDIATRICS

 

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