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European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 152, Issue 7, pp 624–624 | Cite as

Complications of parenteral nutrition via an umbilical vein catheter

  • A. R. Rejjal
  • M. O. Galal
  • H. M. Nazer
  • A. A. Karim
  • Y. Abu Osba
Letters to the Editors

Keywords

Public Health Catheter Parenteral Nutrition Umbilical Vein Vein Catheter 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Abbreviations

NA

neonatal ascites

UVC

umbilical vein catheter

References

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    Vinstein AL, Savani RC, Valentini RP, Mimouni F (1990) Pericardial effusion as a complication of umbilical venous catheterization. J Perinatol 10:443–445PubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Weber AL, De Luca S, Shannon DC (1974) Normal and abnormal position of the umbilical artery and venous catheter on the roentgenogram and review of complications. Am J Roentgenol 120:361–367Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. R. Rejjal
    • 1
  • M. O. Galal
    • 1
  • H. M. Nazer
    • 1
  • A. A. Karim
    • 1
  • Y. Abu Osba
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PaediatricsKing Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research CentreRiyadhSaudi Arabia

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