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Ultrasound guided percutaneous relief of tension pneumomediastinum in a 1-day-old newborn
  1. Ibrahim S I Mohamed1,
  2. Yi-Horng Lee2,
  3. Sani Z Yamout2,
  4. Sami Fakir3,
  5. Anne Marie Reynolds4
  1. 1
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Montréal, Sainte-Justine Hospital, Montréal, Quebec, Canada
  2. 2
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
  3. 3
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
  4. 4
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
  1. areynolds{at}upa.chob.edu

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A 35-week gestational age baby with antenatal diagnosis of probable infantile polycystic kidney disease born via normal vaginal delivery required immediate intubation and ventilation in the delivery room. On admission, the baby’s blood pressure was normal (mean of 42 mm Hg) and pulse oximetry read 96% on 100% Fio2. An x ray showed moderate pneumomediastinum. Within 2 h the baby’s blood pressure …

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