Neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE)

Case contributed by Dr Jenny Hoang


Term newborn with Apgars of 2 up to 15 mins and meconium aspiration.

Patient Data

Age: Newborn
Gender: Female

Hypoxic-ischemic injury to gray matter (thalami and lentiform nuclei) demonstrates characteristic T1 hyperintensity and T2 hypointensity

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Case information

rID: 33510
Published: 14th Jan 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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