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Premature birth
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A premature infant.
Image courtesy of Professor Peter Anderson DVM PhD and published with permission © PEIR, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Pathology
ICD-10 O60.1, P07.3
ICD-9 644, 765
DiseasesDB 10589
MedlinePlus 001562

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Pathophysiology

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Epidemiology and Demographics

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Physical Examination

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Case #1

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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

Synonyms and keywords:: Preterm birth

Overview

Historical Perspective

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Premature birth from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Screening

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

History and Symptoms | Physical Examination | Laboratory Findings | Echocardiography or Ultrasound

Treatment

Medical Therapy | Primary Prevention | Secondary Prevention | Cost Effectiveness of Therapy | Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1

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Cost Effectiveness of Premature birth

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