Article Text

PDF
Total body cooling: skin and renal complications
  1. Monica Fumagalli1,
  2. Luca A Ramenghi1,
  3. Silvia Pisoni1,
  4. Irene Borzani2,
  5. Fabio Mosca1
  1. 1NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
  2. 2Institute of Pediatrics-Pediatric Radiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
  1. Correspondence to Dr Monica Fumagalli, NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Commenda 12, 20122 Milan, Italy; monica.fumagalli{at}mangiagalli.it

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Subcutaneous fat necrosis (SFN) is a rare, self-limiting panniculitis mostly reported in infancy and childhood. Newborns and infants have a greater saturated to unsaturated fats ratio in their subcutaneous fat compared with older children and adults, causing an increased tendency to crystallise with cold stress.1

A full-term baby suffering hypoxic …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.