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Cytomegalovirus as a Seldom Cause of Non-Immune Hydrops Fetalis: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Seda Yilmaz Semerci 1 , * , Aslan Babayigit 1 , Burcu Cebeci 1 , Gokhan Buyukkale 2 and Merih Cetinkaya 3
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1 MD, Postdoctoral Fellow of Neonatalogy, Istanbul Kanuni Sultan Suleyman Training and Research Hospital, Division of Neonatology, Istanbul, Turkey
2 MD, Istanbul Kanuni Sultan Suleyman Training and Research Hospital, Division of Neonatology, Istanbul, Turkey
3 MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Istanbul Kanuni Sultan Suleyman Training and Research Hospital, Chief of Neonatology, Istanbul, Turkey
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: August 2017, 19 (8); e55570
  • Published Online: August 22, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: November 21, 2016
  • Revised: December 15, 2016
  • Accepted: May 2, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.55570

To Cite: Yilmaz Semerci S, Babayigit A, Cebeci B, Buyukkale G, Cetinkaya M. Cytomegalovirus as a Seldom Cause of Non-Immune Hydrops Fetalis: Case Report and Review of the Literature, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2017 ; 19(8):e55570. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.55570.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Report
3. Discussion
Footnote
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