May the best friend be an enemy if not recognized early - Hypernatremic dehydration due to breastfeeding


Yildizdas H. , Satar M. , TUTAK E., Narli N. , BUYUKCELIK M., Ozlu F.

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE, cilt.21, ss.445-448, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

Özet

Hypernatremic dehydration is a serious condition in the newborn period. We present 5 infants with hypernatremic dehydration due to breastfeeding; one of them died because of brain edema during treatment.