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Vaginal Delivery Is Associated with Neurochemical Evidence of Increased Neuroaxonal Remodelling in Infants from the KUNO-Kids Health Study: Cross-Sectional Analysis

URN to cite this document:
urn:nbn:de:bvb:355-epub-530882
DOI to cite this document:
10.5283/epub.53088
Kürner, Katja ; Goeral, Katharina ; Atkinson, Andrew ; Brandstetter, Susanne ; Toncheva, Antoaneta A. ; Kabesch, Michael ; Apfelbacher, Christian J. ; Melter, Michael ; Seelbach-Göbel, Birgit ; Berger, Angelika ; Kuhle, Jens ; Wellmann, Sven
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Date of publication of this fulltext: 21 Oct 2022 06:22


Abstract

Aim: Little is known about neonatal brain plasticity or the impact of birth mode on neurointegrity. As a reflection of neuroaxonal damage, the neuronal structural protein neurofilament light chain (NfL) has emerged as a highly specific biomarker. Our purpose was to test the hypothesis that vaginal delivery is associated with increased NfL in neonates. Methods: NfL concentrations were measured ...

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