Serum prolactin in neonatal seizures.

Kilic S. Ş., Tarim Ö. F., Eralp O.

Pediatrics international : official journal of the Japan Pediatric Society, vol.41, no.1, pp.61-4, 1999 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Prolactin is the most specific neurohormone that is elevated after seizures. This study was undertaken to determine the clinical usefulness of plasma prolactin as a diagnostic aid in differential diagnosis of neonatal convulsions.