alexa Compared Ultrasonographic Study of the Third and Lateral Ventricles of Newborn at Term and of the Premature One
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Compared Ultrasonographic Study of the Third and Lateral Ventricles of Newborn at Term and of the Premature One

Yekpe Ahouansou HP1*, Biaou O1, Savi De Tove KM2, Gandji S3, Sotchenou M3 and Boco V1
1National Hospital Koutoukou Hubert Maga, Medical scanning unit, University of Abomey-calavi, Benin, France
2Borgou Departmental Centre, medical scanning unit, University of Parakou, Benin, France
3Polytechnic College of Abomey -calavi, medical scanning department, Benin, France
Corresponding Author : Yekpe Ahouansou HP
National Hospital Koutoukou Hubert Maga
Medical scanning unit of CNHU - HKM
Cotonou (Benin), P.O Box: 386 Cotonou, France
Tel: +00 229 954 269 81/670 885 85
E-mail: [email protected] yahoo.fr
Received: August 04, 2015 Accepted: September 04, 2015 Published: September 08, 2015
Citation: Yekpe Ahouansou HP, Biaou O, Savi De Tove KM, Gandji S, Sotchenou M, et al. (2015) Compared Ultrasonographic Study of the Third and Lateral Ventricles of New-born at Term and of the Premature One. OMICS J Radiol 4:204. doi:10.4172/2167-7964.1000204
Copyright: © 2015 Yekpe Ahouansou HP, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
 

Abstract

Aim: Define the average values of the cerebral ventricles size in ultrasonography transfontanellar in premature newborns and newborns at term in Benin environment.

Patients and Methods: This is a prospective cross-sectional study of analytical aiming. It took place over a period of 6 months, from May 1st to October 31st, 2012 at the National Hospital University Centre Koutoukou Hubert Maga in neonatal units and medical scanning. It focused on 100 newborns (subjects) including 50 premature newborns and 50 newborn at term. They all met the inclusion criteria. The cranial perimeter was also measured.

Results: The average cranial perimeter in premature newborn is 31.24 ± 6.23 cm while the one of the newborn at term is 33.34 ± 4.31 cm. In cerebral ultrasonography, the average value of the lateral ventricles in premature newborns is 2.43 ± 2.13 mm to the right side and 2.39 ± 2.03 mm to the left side while in newborns at term, the average value of the lateral ventricles is 1.81 ± 1.52 mm to the right side and 2.02 ± 1.33 mm to the left. As for The 3rd ventricle, it measures on average 3.62 ± 3.50 mm in premature newborns and 2.32 ± 2.56 mm in newborns at term.

Conclusion: there was a significant statistically difference between the ventricles size in premature newborns and newborns at term.

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