Volume 12 - Issue 10 - October 2013

Consultant for Pediatricians

distal petechiae
distal petechiae
11/05/2013

MATTHEW CAMPBELL, MD; STEPHANIE DeLEON, MD; and ROBERT WILLIAMS, MD

MATTHEW CAMPBELL, MD; STEPHANIE DeLEON, MD; and ROBERT WILLIAMS, MD
<p>A 10-month-old girl with a history of failure to thrive, hypotonia, hip dysplasia, and developmental delay was admitted to the pediatrics department with ecchymosis of the left arm after having had...
11/05/2013
slipping rib
slipping rib
10/28/2013

YOUSSEF GHAZZAWI, MD;
ABDALLA E. ZARROUG, MD; and
IMAD ABSAH, MD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

YOUSSEF GHAZZAWI, MD; ABDALLA E. ZARROUG, MD; and IMAD ABSAH, MD Mayo Clinic College o...
<p class="p1">A 16-year-old girl presented with a history of chronic epigastric and right upper quadrant abdominal pain for years. The pain was sharp and was not associated with nausea,...
10/28/2013
oral facial digital
oral facial digital
10/28/2013

NAWRAS ABUHAMIDAH, MD; FATHIA M. IRHOUMA, MD; KATHERINE COTTERELL, MD; and SAHAR AL BAROUDI, MD
Creighton University Medical Center

OJASVINI CHOUDHRY, MD, and CRISTINA FERNANDEZ, MD
University of Nebraska Medical Center

ERIC RUSH, MD
Munroe Meyer Institute Diagnostic Center, Omaha, Nebraska

NAWRAS ABUHAMIDAH, MD; FATHIA M. IRHOUMA, MD; KATHERINE COTTERELL, MD; and SAHAR A...
<p class="p1">A 30-year-old otherwise healthy woman gave birth to a full-term girl with a midline cleft lip. The mother denied any drug exposure or viral illness during pregnancy. Her family...
10/28/2013
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
10/28/2013

LA DONNA J. JOHNSON, MD;
HANSA WONGPRASERT, MD;
and MARY MULLINS
Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit

LA DONNA J. JOHNSON, MD; HANSA WONGPRASERT, MD; and MARY MULLINS Children’s Hospital of...
An 8-month-old African American girl was brought to the hospital with a 3-day history of a barking cough with associated respiratory distress, rhinorrhea, and decreased oral intake.
10/28/2013
Urticaria pigmentosa
Urticaria pigmentosa
10/28/2013

JESSIE R. MAXWELL, MD, and
ABDULLA GHORI, MD
MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland

JESSIE R. MAXWELL, MD, and ABDULLA GHORI, MD MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland ...
<p>A 5-year-old boy presented to the pediatric clinic with a history of itchy skin lesions since infancy.</p>
10/28/2013
Foreign Body Aspiration
Foreign Body Aspiration
10/28/2013

KEREN ZHOU
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

SANGEETA KRISHNA, MD
Cleveland Clinic Children's

KEREN ZHOU Case Western Reserve University School of MedicineSANGEETA KRISHNA, MD Cleve...
<p>A 10-year-old boy presented to the emergency department (ED) with a 6-day history of nausea, nonbilious and nonbloody vomiting, and periumbilical pain.</p>
10/28/2013
Herpes simplex
Herpes simplex
10/25/2013

SUREKA PARAMAGURU, MD; JAMES LIM, MD; and PRIYAMVADA TATACHAR, MD
Brooklyn Hospital Center

KIRISHANTH PERINPANATHAN, MD; and CRAIG FEIBUSCH, MS
St. George’s University, Grenada

SUREKA PARAMAGURU, MD; JAMES LIM, MD; and PRIYAMVADA TATACHAR, MDBrooklyn Hos...
<p>A 13-day-old full-term boy presented to the emergency department (ED) with dried, crusting lesions on his scalp and blisters on his hand that his mother had first noticed 3 days before...
10/25/2013
ADHD
ADHD
10/23/2013

ROBERT HORST, MD

ROBERT HORST, MD
A number of medications have been approved by the FDA for the treatment of ADHD, and the evidence for the effectiveness of pharmacotherapy in ADHD is strong.
10/23/2013
ADHD
ADHD
10/23/2013

CHALANDA JONES, MD

CHALANDA JONES, MD
<p class="p1">Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is diagnosed in African American children at two-thirds the rate of that in white children, despite that African American...
10/23/2013
ADHD
ADHD
10/23/2013

PATRICK BROWN, MD

PATRICK BROWN, MD
<p><strong><img alt="dsm ADHD" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/Screen_Shot_2013-10-23_at_3.12.20_PM.png" style="height:115px; margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;...
10/23/2013
cyst
cyst
10/15/2013

Stephen Nageotte, MD, Joseph Gantan, MD, and Christopher Gayer, MD, PhD—Series Editor

Stephen Nageotte, MD, Joseph Gantan, MD, and Christopher Gayer, MD, PhD—Series Editor ...
<p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/Screen_Shot_2013-10-15_at_4.20.23_PM.png" alt="cyst" width="115" height="115" style="float: left;...
10/15/2013
Dermatitis
Dermatitis
10/15/2013

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD, and BENJAMIN BARANKIN, MD

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD, and BENJAMIN BARANKIN, MD
<p class="p1"><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/Screen_Shot_2013-10-15_at_4.00.39_PM.png" alt="dermatitis" style="float: left; margin-left: 5px;...
10/15/2013
aspiration
aspiration
10/15/2013

Nishit Patel, MD, and Bashar Shihabuddin, MD

Nishit Patel, MD, and Bashar Shihabuddin, MD
<p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/Screen_Shot_2013-10-15_at_3.41.01_PM.png" alt="aspiration" width="115" height="115" style="float: left;...
10/15/2013
teratoma
teratoma
10/15/2013
<p><strong><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/Screen_Shot_2013-10-15_at_3.22.09_PM.png" alt="teratoma" width="115" height="115" style="float:...
10/15/2013