7 Day Old Female Acting Differently
59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States
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History 7 day old female presented with a 9 hour history of acting differently, emesis and subsequently anorexia per parents. The patient had one wet diaper in 12 hours. Her parents denied fever, diarrhea, cough or difficulty breathing. Sick contacts included her grandmother who recently experienced self-limited gastroenteritis. Case Conclusion The differential diagnosis for the etiology of the cerebral hemorrhage was a congenital vascular malformation, a hemorrhagic tumor, a congenital heart disease or trauma. She was transferred to an outside hospital for further evaluation and management by pediatric neurosurgery.
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