Use of Nimodipine in a Neonate With Cerebral Vasospasm With Delayed Ischemia From Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in the Posterior Fossa

Pediatr Neurol. 2020 Oct:111:44-45. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2020.06.018. Epub 2020 Jul 3.
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Keywords: Neonatal; Nimodipine; Subarachnoid hemorrhage; Vasospasm.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Angiography, Digital Subtraction
  • Brain Ischemia / diagnosis
  • Brain Ischemia / drug therapy*
  • Brain Ischemia / etiology
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Cranial Fossa, Posterior / pathology
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Newborn, Diseases
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Nimodipine / administration & dosage
  • Nimodipine / pharmacology*
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage* / complications
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage* / diagnosis
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial
  • Vasodilator Agents / administration & dosage
  • Vasodilator Agents / pharmacology*
  • Vasospasm, Intracranial* / complications
  • Vasospasm, Intracranial* / diagnosis
  • Vasospasm, Intracranial* / etiology

Substances

  • Vasodilator Agents
  • Nimodipine