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ISRN Pediatrics
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 264340, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/264340
Clinical Study

The Type of Anesthesia Used during Cesarean Section Is Related to the Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn

1Department of Pediatrics, Fatih University, Turkey
2Department of Family Medicine, Fatih University, Turkey

Received 1 March 2013; Accepted 7 April 2013

Academic Editors: R. Bhimma, H. Neville, M. Sánchez-Solís, and N. A. Shorter

Copyright © 2013 Esengül Keleş et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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