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What does IVH stand for?

IVH stands for Intraventricular Hemorrhage

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CASE FACTS: This case is an action sounding in medical malpractice, involving allegations of obstetrical negligence during the birth of the infant plaintiff, Joel Chamorro, resulting in neurological damage, intraventricular hemorrhage with mental retardation, static encephalopathy, right brachial plexus palsy, etc.
A "composite morbidity" end point was defined as the presence of one or more of these complications: bronchopulmonary dysplasia, respiratory distress syndrome, use of surfactant, necrotizing enterocolitis, retinopathy of prematurity, intraventricular hemorrhage, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and culture-proven sepsis.
5 (8-27) Cardiac massage in first 48 h 6 (50) Endotracheal intubation in first 48 h 11 (92) Respiratory distress syndrome 11 (92) Hyaline membranes disease 9 (75) Bradypneic syndrome 7 (58) Bronchopulmonary dysplasia 8 (67) Amniotic fluid aspiration 1 (8) Invasive mechanical ventilation, d, median (range) 12 (2-50) Endotracheal intubation during hospital stay 12 (100) Infectious complications Lung infection 5 (42) Other systemic infection 7 (58) Other complications Intraventricular hemorrhage 4 (33) Persistent artery canal 7 (58) Necrotizing enterocolitis 2 (17) Congenital malformations 1 (8) Hospitalization Stay in neonatology ward, d, [section] median (range) 113.