The American Academy of Neurology has released new recommendations on the use of dopaminergic medications for early Parkinson disease.
To determine whether activation of the complement pathway contributes to thrombotic microangiopathy, researchers compared various blood tests and whole-genome sequencing results between patients with thrombotic microangiopathy with and without systemic lupus erythematosus.
To determine the effect of Fabry disease on health-related quality of life, researchers assessed the longitudinal outcomes for the self-reported health-related quality of life scores of patients with Fabry disease compared with the general population over a period of 13 years.
To identify indicators of psychosocial problems and low self-esteem, researchers compared the results from 2 self-assessments for 46 children with growth hormone deficiency with those from a matched control group of healthy children.
W. Benjamin Nowell, PhD, and Kelly Gavigan, MPH, on Barriers to Optimizing Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment, Achieving Patients' Goals
A new analysis of the ArthritisPower registry aimed to identify factors that patients believe influenced their physician’s treatment decisions. Lead authors W. Benjamin Nowell, PhD, and Kelly Gavigan, MPH, answered our questions.
A 14-year-old girl presented with a history of recurrent bilateral axillary abscesses that had been fluctuating in severity for the past 2 years. The nodules were warm to the touch, with active drainage of malodorous pus and areas of scarring.
This article is part of a series describing and differentiating dermatologic lumps and bumps. In part 11, pilomatricoma is described.
This roundup discusses Pfizer’s new oral antiviral pill, how age impacts antibody responses in nonhospitalized patients with COVID-19, and how US adults are planning precautions for the 2021 holiday season.
A previously healthy 6-year-old boy presented with his parents to our emergency department with a dog bite to the genitals. The boy and his family were playing with their dog when the dog turned and nipped the boy’s scrotum.
In this podcast, Rohan Henry, MD, MS, speaks about pediatric adrenal insufficiency and the relationship between pituitary dysfunction and the clinical characteristics that should heighten suspicion for secondary adrenal insufficiency or pituitary dysfunction in children.