Early Transient Neonatal Cyanosis Related to Interatrial Right-to-Left Shunting at an Altitude of 1890 Meters: A Report of Five Cases


Zeybek C., Kahveci H., Gokce İ. , Boga A., Payasli M., Keskin H.

IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.21, no.2, pp.239-243, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.239-243

Abstract

Background: We report five term neonates born at an altitude of 1890 meters with transient early neonatal cyanosis due to right-to-left shunting at atrial level through patent foramen ovale.