Question of the Week

Question :
Posted On : 24 Jul 2022
Patient baby 35 weeks presented with RDS and received survanta.
The umbilical catheter was introduced and generalized edema was observed 0n day 2.
Lab invest crp 24 serum creatinine 1.1 serum urea 47
serum Albumin 2.5
the baby dies on day 3
What is the possible cause of edema in this case?
The baby had bleeding from the stomach on day 2. and PT, PTT was elevated.
5
Expert Answer :
Since creatinine was high, the edema may be related to that. The coagulopathy may have caused the bleeding.
Answer Discussion :
A
awad gabreil
congenital nephrotic syndrome
20 Days ago
Z
Zeinab Gholam
Sepsis and DIC
21 Days ago
I
Israga Bukhari
Renal vein thrmbosis
23 Days ago
N
namrata dharaviya
DIC and shock
24 Days ago
L
Lior Marko
hemorrhage
25 Days ago




Disclaimer: The information given by www.pediatriconcall.com is provided by medical and paramedical & Health providers voluntarily for display & is meant only for informational purpose. The site does not guarantee the accuracy or authenticity of the information. Use of any information is solely at the user's own risk. The appearance of advertisement or product information in the various section in the website does not constitute an endorsement or approval by Pediatric Oncall of the quality or value of the said product or of claims made by its manufacturer.
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0