Aceti A, Barbarossa A, Gazzotti T, Zironi E, Pagliuca G, Vitali F, Beghetti I, Corvaglia L. Exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances through human milk in preterm infants. Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Apr 10. doi: 10.1007/s00431-021-04073-4. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33839913.
Perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are environmental contaminants that have been shown to exert toxic effects, which are dependent upon concentration, in animals and humans. No specific data on the exposure of
Münch A, Bührer C, Longardt AC. Digestive enzyme replacement relieves growth failure in preterm infants with poor exocrine pancreatic function: a retrospective case series. Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Apr 10. doi: 10.1007/s00431-021-04069-0. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33839912.
In orally fed preterm infants, poor weight gain may be linked to low fecal pancreatic elastase-1 (FPE-1) activity, indicative of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency. The objective of this study was the