Am J Perinatol 1990; 7(1): 84-86
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-999453

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Use of a Pediatric Parenteral Amino Acid Mixture in a Population of Extremely Low Birth Weight Neonates: Frequency and Spectrum of Direct Bilirubinemia

Robert Beck
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Child Health and Development, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C., and Associate Director of Nurseries, Department of Pediatrics, The Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia
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Publication Date:
04 March 2008 (online)


This retrospective study demonstrates a low frequency of parenteral nutrition-associated direct bilirubinemia within a population of extremely low birthweight neo-nates (1000 gm or less) exposed to a pediatric amino acid mixture.