The effect of histological chorioamnionitis on the short-term outcome of preterm infants <= 32 weeks: a single-center study


Arayici S., Simsek G. K. , Oncel M. Y. , Eras Z., Canpolat F. E. , Oguz S. S. , ...More

JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.27, no.11, pp.1129-1133, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/14767058.2013.850668
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1129-1133

Abstract

Background and objectives: Chorioamnionitis (CA) is an acute inflammation of the membranes and chorion of the placenta. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of histological CA on the short-term outcome of preterm infants.