Volume 13 - Issue 5 - May 2014

Consultant for Pediatricians

Eczema
Eczema
05/01/2014

Bhagwan Das Bang, MD
Opp, Alabama

Bhagwan Das Bang, MDOpp, Alabama
A 2-year-old boy presented with a lesion of 2 weeks’ duration on his face.
05/01/2014
neuroblastoma
neuroblastoma
05/01/2014
A 19-month-old girl with delayed speech and motor milestones was sent to our emergency department for evaluation of lumps on her head.
05/01/2014
transanal mass
transanal mass
04/29/2014

Kristy Williamson, MD, and Philomena Thomas, MD
Cohen Children’s Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York

Kristy Williamson, MD, and Philomena Thomas, MDCohen Children’s Medical Center, New Hyd...
A 5-month-old boy was referred from a chronic care facility for evaluation of blood in his diaper, lethargy, and two episodes of nonbilious emesis.
04/29/2014
Amputation
Amputation
04/29/2014
Congenital amputations of the limbs are not uncommon. However, it is very rare to have all the carpals, metacarpals and phalanges absent of only one hand.
04/29/2014
coats
coats
04/29/2014

Min Lee, MD, and LaTanya Love, MD
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Min Lee, MD, and LaTanya Love, MDUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston ...
A 9-month-old boy presented with a 2-month history of a small white dot in the center of his right eye that had progressively increased in size.
04/29/2014
dermographism
dermographism
04/29/2014

Kenton K. Murthy, DO, MS, MPH

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey

Stacey L. Murthy, MD

Baylor University Medical Center,
Dallas, Texas

Kenton K. Murthy, DO, MS, MPHRutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, Ne...
A healthy, 9-month-old infant was brought in by his mother for a rash on his neck and body.
04/29/2014
steven johnson syndrome
steven johnson syndrome
04/29/2014

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor; Benjamin Barankin, MD; and Kam-Lun Ellis Hon, MD

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor; Benjamin Barankin, MD; and Kam-Lun Ellis Hon, ...
A 6-year-old girl presented with a 3-day history of a widespread bullous, erythematous, pruritic eruption, bilateral eye irritation, swollen lips, and sores in her mouth.
04/29/2014
Bullying
Bullying
04/29/2014

Chalanda Jones, MD

Chalanda Jones, MD
Bullying, especially cyberbullying, is an important risk factor for suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in children and adolescents.
04/29/2014
Sun Exposure
Sun Exposure
04/29/2014

Nina K. Antonov, BS; Maria C. Garzon, MD; Kimberly D. Morel, MD; and Christine T. Lauren, MD

Nina K. Antonov, BS; Maria C. Garzon, MD; Kimberly D. Morel, MD; and Christine T. Laure...
In recent years, sunscreen sticks have become a popular and widely available over-the-counter sun protection item. It is important for pediatricians to be aware of sunscreen sticks’ usefulness as a means of...
04/29/2014
ectopic kidney
ectopic kidney
04/29/2014

Michael W. Cater, MD

Michael W. Cater, MD
Chest radiographs were obtained from a 2-month-old boy who was admitted to the hospital for evaluation and management of inspiratory stridor, which had begun at 4 to 6 weeks of age.
04/29/2014
Diabetes Q&A
Diabetes Q&A
04/29/2014

Eileen Koutnik-Fotopoulos

Eileen Koutnik-Fotopoulos
In an interview with Consultant for Pediatricians, Rubina Heptulla, MD, Chief of the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, discussed the diabetes program and the importance of education in the...
04/29/2014
pityriasis lichenoides
pityriasis lichenoides
04/29/2014

Aslan Pirouz, MD; Lorraine Young, MD; Scott Binder, MD; and Scott Worswick, MD

Aslan Pirouz, MD; Lorraine Young, MD; Scott Binder, MD; and Scott Worswick, MD
A 14-year-old previously healthy boy on no prior medications presented with a generalized eruption that had been present for 2 weeks.
04/29/2014
Pfeiffer Syndrome
Pfeiffer Syndrome
04/29/2014

Hannah Lee, DO, and Emma A. Omoruyi, MD, MPH

Hannah Lee, DO, and Emma A. Omoruyi, MD, MPH
MRI of a mother’s abdomen showed a cloverleaf deformity of the fetus’s skull, syndactyly of the left middle finger and ring finger, hypertelorism of the orbits with proptosis of the eyes, and low-set ears. ...
04/29/2014
Lesion
Lesion
04/29/2014

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD, and Benjamin Barankin, MD

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD, and Benjamin Barankin, MD
A 5-year-old boy was noted to have a vascular lesion on his left cheek. The lesion had been present for slightly longer than one year.
04/29/2014