Low-mannose-binding lectin levels in susceptibility to neonatal sepsis in preterm neonates with fetal inflammatory response syndrome

Ozdemir O., DİNLEYİCİ E. Ç., Tekin N., Colak O., Aksit M. A.

JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.23, no.9, pp.1009-1013, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Aim. In this study, we aimed to evaluate cord blood mannose binding levels (MBL), to evaluate possible relationship between cord blood MBL levels with neonatal sepsis and culture confirmed neonatal sepsis in preterm newborn with gestational age below 34 weeks with fetal inflammatory response syndrome (FIRS).