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Héninger, E., Treszl, A., Kocsis, I. et al. Genetic variants of the interleukin-18 promoter region (-607) influence the course of necrotising enterocolitis in very low birth weight neonates. Eur J Pediatr 161, 410–411 (2002). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00431-002-0968-y
- Intestinal Perforation
- Intestinal Pneumatosis
- Birth Weight Neonate
- Fencive Activity