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Collodion baby dehydration: the danger of high transepidermal water loss

Buyse, L., Graves, Christopher, Marks, R., Wijeyesekera, K., Alfaham, Mazin and Finlay, Andrew Yule 1993. Collodion baby dehydration: the danger of high transepidermal water loss. British Journal of Dermatology 129 (1) , pp. 86-88. 10.1111/j.1365-2133.1993.tb03318.x

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Abstract

We describe transepidermal water loss (TEWL) measurements in a collodion baby suffering from severe hypernatraemic dehydration and hypothermia, who required intravenous fluid therapy in a special incubator. The TEWL values 4 days after birth were abnormally high compared with normal infants of the same age. The TEWL measurements returned towards normal within the first month, in parallel with the improvement of both the skin signs and the electrolyte and fluid balance.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Information Services
Medicine
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RJ Pediatrics
R Medicine > RL Dermatology
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISSN: 0007-0963
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2020 13:39
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/45169

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