Severe lactic acidosis in an extremely low birth weight infant due to thiamine deficiency


Ozdemir H., Bilgen H., Unkar Z., Kiykim E., MEMİŞOĞLU A., ÖZEK E.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.31, no.6, pp.693-695, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jpem-2017-0554
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.693-695
  • Keywords: preterm, severe lactic acidosis, thiamine deficiency, TOTAL PARENTERAL-NUTRITION
  • Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: In this case report, we present a preterm newborn with persistent lactic acidosis who received total parenteral nutrition (TPN) that lacked thiamine.