Localized necrosis of scalp in neonates due to calcium gluconate infusions: A cautionary note

Pediatrics. 1975 Dec;56(6):1084-6.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Calcium / adverse effects*
  • Gluconates / adverse effects*
  • Humans
  • Hypocalcemia / drug therapy
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Premature, Diseases / drug therapy
  • Infusions, Parenteral* / adverse effects
  • Necrosis
  • Scalp / blood supply*
  • Skin Diseases / chemically induced*

Substances

  • Gluconates
  • Calcium