Intraventricular Hemorrhage of Infancy
Pronounced: In-tra-ven-tric-ooh-lar Hem-or-age of In-fan-seeEn Español (Spanish Version)
Intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) is bleeding into the spaces of a baby’s brain. IVH is most common in premature babies.
IVH may cause damage to brain tissue and lead to long-term development problems.
Ventricles of the Brain
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Last reviewedSeptember 2013by Kari Kassir, MD
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