Plasma platelet-activating factor levels in newborn infants with and without perinatal asphyxia: Is it an additional marker of perinatal asphyxia?


AKISÜ M. , KÜLTÜRSAY N. , ÇOKER I., HUSEYİNOV A.

ACTA PAEDIATRICA JAPONICA, cilt.40, ss.427-431, 1998 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

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Background: Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is still a very important cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity. Recently platelet-activating factor (PAF) has been accused of being responsible for the neuronal damage in hypoxic-ischemic brain.