Case Rep Transplant 2016 30;2016:1717426. Epub 2016 Apr 30.
Department of Pediatrics, Ruhr-University Bochum, St. Josef-Hospital, Alexandrinenstrasse 5, 44791 Bochum, Germany; Department of Pediatrics, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Bielefeld, Kinderzentrum Bethel, Grenzweg 10, 33617 Bielefeld, Germany.
Intracranial laceration due to traumatic birth injury is an extremely rare event affecting approximately one newborn per a population of 4.5 million. However, depending on the mode of injury, the resulting brain damage may lead to lifelong sequelae, for example, cerebral palsy for which there is no cure at present. Read More