oa South African Medical Journal - Nectrotizing enterocolitis in Black neonates
|Article Title||Nectrotizing enterocolitis in Black neonates|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Paediatrics, Baragwanath Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Feb 1977|
|Pages||199 - 200|
|Keyword(s)||Black neonate, Breast milk, Epidemiology, Gastroenterology, Incidence, Necrotizing enterocolitis, Paediatrics and Predisposing factors|
Several years ago neonatal necrotizing enterocditis (NNE) was commonly seen in an open ward for premature babies at Baragwanath Hospital, which was affected by recurrent outbreaks of gastro-enteritis and Salmonella infections.
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