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Thirty-seven cases of adrenal hemorrhage in the new-born and 38 in older infants, all offering some clinical information, were gathered from the literature. To these, six personally observed instances, of which five were diagnosed during life, have been added. From a study of these 81 cases it was concluded that an intra vitam diagnosis of adrenal hemorrhage in the new-born may be made on the basis of a definite syndrome. This consists of two groups of symptoms: those due to acute adrenal insufficiency and those produced by internal hemorrhage. Either one of these may predominate. Acute insufficiency is made known
The Syndrome of Adrenal Hemorrhage in the New-Born.. Ann Intern Med. 1932;5:1325. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-5-10-1325_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1932;5(10):1325.
Adrenal Disorders, Endocrine and Metabolism.
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