Volume 10 - Issue 12 - December 2011

Consultant for Pediatricians

Neurologic disorders
Neurologic disorders
12/08/2011
Bell palsy, or idiopathic facial paralysis, is the most common cause of unilateral facial paralysis.
12/08/2011
Oral Lesions
Oral Lesions
12/08/2011

TAINA A. TREVINO, MD, HILLARY F. COHEN, and JASON RUBIN, MD
Tufts Medical Center, Boston

TAINA A. TREVINO, MD, HILLARY F. COHEN, and JASON RUBIN, MDTufts Medical Center, Boston...
<p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1112CFP_PC_Lichen_thumb.jpg" alt="Oral Lichen Planus" width="90" height="74" style="float: left; margin:...
12/08/2011
childhood obesity
childhood obesity
12/07/2011

RAJAN ARORA, MD 
THIAGARAJAN NANDHAGOPAL, MD
SALEEM RAZA, MD

St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit

RAJAN ARORA, MD THIAGARAJAN NANDHAGOPAL, MDSALEEM RAZA, MDSt John Hospital and Med...
<p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1112CFP_PC_Popsicle_thumb.jpg" alt="popsicle panniculitis" width="90" height="68" style="float: left; margin:...
12/07/2011
childhood obesity
childhood obesity
12/07/2011

DOMINIQUE R. WILLIAMS, MD
Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters

Dr Williams is assistant professor of pediatrics at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and medical
director of the Healthy You for Life Program at Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters in Norfolk, Va. She is also an MPH in Nutrition candidate at the
University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Dr Williams has no financial disclosures or conflicts of interest.

DOMINIQUE R. WILLIAMS, MD Children’s Hospital of The King’s DaughtersDr Williams is ass...
<P><SPAN>A </SPAN>lack of understanding of the varying manifestations and possible comorbidities of eating disorders and obesity may lead to a disproportionate focus on the...
12/07/2011
Causes of vomiting in children
Causes of vomiting in children
12/07/2011

ROLI AGRAWAL, MD and SARAH KIZILBASH, MD
Dr Agrawal is a radiology resident and Dr Kizilbash is a
general pediatrician at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

WILLIAM YAAKOB, MD—Series Editor
Dr Yaakob is a radiologist in Tallahassee, Fla.

ROLI AGRAWAL, MD and SARAH KIZILBASH, MD Dr Agrawal is a radiology resident and Dr Kizi...
<p><img alt="appendicitis" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1112CFP_RQAgrawal_AnsFg_thumb.jpg" style="height:90px; margin:5px; width:62px; float:left" />A...
12/07/2011
Nutrition
Nutrition
12/07/2011

By Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor,
ANDREW S. WONG, MD and SHAHBAZ SYED, BSc

Dr Leung is clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary.
Dr Wong is a resident in family medicine at the University of Calgary. Mr Syed is a medical student at the University of Calgary.

By Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor, ANDREW S. WONG, MD and SHAHBAZ SYED, BScDr ...
A 13-month-old girl had a yellowish coloring of her skin for the past 4 months. There was no history of fever, vomiting, or tea-colored urine. Her developmental milestones were normal. Her diet consisted of...
12/07/2011
Pneumonia
Pneumonia
12/07/2011

RIAD ABOU ZAHR, MD, MOHAMMED HAMZAH, MD
ARACELIS D. FERNANDEZ, MD
Columbia University Medical Center

Dr Abou Zahr and Dr Hamzah are pediatric residents at Columbia University Medical Center and Harlem Hospital Center in New York. Dr Fernandez was assistant professor of pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center and Harlem Hospital Center at the time this case was written. She is currently assistant professor of pediatrics and medical director of the Adolescent AIDS Program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, New York. Author disclosures: We did not receive any funding from any source related to this article and have no conflict of interest to disclose.


RIAD ABOU ZAHR, MD, MOHAMMED HAMZAH, MD ARACELIS D. FERNANDEZ, MDColumbia University Me...
<P><IMG style="MARGIN: 5px; FLOAT: left" alt="Necrotizing pneumonia" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1112CFP_IDAFig2_thumb.jpg" width=90...
12/07/2011
Eczema
Eczema
12/07/2011

KiRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series Editor
Alberta Children’s Hospital


 

KiRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series EditorAlberta Children’s Hospital 
<p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1112CFP_DC_IndexFg_thumb.jpg" width="90" height="60" style="margin: 5px; float: left;">A 15-year-old boy...
12/07/2011
infantile hemangioma treatment
infantile hemangioma treatment
12/07/2011

A. M. MARGILETH, MD
Fernandina Beach, Fla

A. M. MARGILETH, MDFernandina Beach, Fla
<P><EM>A few pediatricians wrote to us about Dr Robert P. Blereau’s Photoclinic item titled “Deep (Cavernous) Hemangioma” (CONSULTANT FOR PEDIATRICIANS, September 2011, page 326). They wanted to...
12/07/2011