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Disease Shaken Baby Syndrome

Name Shaken Baby Syndrome
Definition Brain injuries resulted from vigorous shaking of an infant or young child held by the chest, shoulders, or extremities causing extreme cranial acceleration. It is characterized by the intracranial and intraocular hemorrhages with no evident external trauma. Serious cases may result in death.
Categories Nervous system disease | Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D038642

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Trauma, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniocerebral Trauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Shaken Baby Syndrome
2. DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Trauma, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniocerebral Trauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Shaken Baby Syndrome

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