Volume 14 - Issue 1 - January 2015

Consultant for Pediatricians

Mucocele
Mucocele
01/06/2015

Alicia R. Isom, DO, and Ellis L. Webster, MD

Palms West Children’s Hospital, Loxahatchee, Florida

Alicia R. Isom, DO, and Ellis L. Webster, MDPalms West Children’s Hospital, Loxahatchee...
A 16-year-old boy was admitted to the hospital with a 3-year history of a recurrent mass on the right nasal bridge.
01/06/2015
clubfoot
clubfoot
01/06/2015

Bhargavi B. Kola, MD, and Vivekananda Dasari, MD

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at the Permian Basin, Odessa, Texas

Sunanda Kandi, MD

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York

 

Bhargavi B. Kola, MD, and Vivekananda Dasari, MDTexas Tech University Health Sciences C...
After delivery at full term and under aseptic and stable conditions, a newborn girl was noted to have significantly deformed lower limbs below her knees.
01/06/2015
Strep throat
Strep throat
01/06/2015

Reshma Ambaram, MD, and Renu Jain, MD

University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas

Reshma Ambaram, MD, and Renu Jain, MDUniversity of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas...
A 9-year-old girl with no significant past medical history presented to the clinic with a 5-day history of persistent sore throat, intermittent headache, nasal congestion, and intermittent fever.
01/06/2015
Dermatologic disorders
Dermatologic disorders
01/06/2015

Shipra Gupta, MD; Katheryn D. Hudon, DO; and Basim Asmar, MD

Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University, Detroit

 

Shipra Gupta, MD; Katheryn D. Hudon, DO; and Basim Asmar, MDChildren’s Hospital of Mich...
A 2-year-old boy with a history of eczema, asthma, and food allergies presented to the emergency department with a 2-day history of fever up to 38.9°C and a pruritic rash.
01/06/2015
Dermatologic disorders
Dermatologic disorders
01/06/2015

David L. Kaplan, MD

 

David L. Kaplan, MD 
A 12-year-old girl presented with a chief concern of a worsening discoloring on her trunk of 6 months’ duration. Aside from the discoloration, the area was asymptomatic.
01/06/2015
infantile hemangioma treatment
infantile hemangioma treatment
01/06/2015

Daniel L. Ivan, MD

Daniel L. Ivan, MD
A 3-week-old girl was brought to the clinic for a first visit. Her parents were concerned about a rapidly growing red mass over the right side of the newborn’s face, which had been first noticed at 3 days...
01/06/2015
Infectious diseases
Infectious diseases
01/06/2015

Sharda Udassi, MD; Jaclyn Otero, MD; Sanjeev Y. Tuli, MD; and Jai P. Udassi, MD

Sharda Udassi, MD; Jaclyn Otero, MD; Sanjeev Y. Tuli, MD; and Jai P. Udassi, MD
An 8-year-old girl presented to a hospital pediatrics department with a 3-month history of recurrent fever; a self-resolving, truncal, evanescent, macular rash; bilateral leg pain; and 1-day history of what...
01/06/2015
Achalasia
Achalasia
01/06/2015

Sumreen Hussain, MD, and Jason Dranove, MD

Sumreen Hussain, MD, and Jason Dranove, MD
A 6-year-old boy with poorly controlled asthma presented with difficulty breathing, persistent vomiting, and a 7-pound weight loss.
01/06/2015
Bronchitis
Bronchitis
01/06/2015

Jessica Tomaszewski, MD

 

Jessica Tomaszewski, MD 
Every winter, the pediatric health care community prepares for its annual battle with viral bronchiolitis.
01/06/2015
Dermatologic disorders
Dermatologic disorders
01/06/2015

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor, and Benjamin Barankin, MD

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor, and Benjamin Barankin, MD
A 15-year-old girl presented with an intensely pruritic, papulonodular eruption on the dorsa of the feet of 2 months’ duration.
01/06/2015
hodgkin's lymphoma
hodgkin's lymphoma
01/06/2015

Vicki R. McGowan II, DO, Melissa S. Singer, MD, and Randi Sperling, DO

Vicki R. McGowan II, DO, Melissa S. Singer, MD, and Randi Sperling, DO
A 17-year-old girl presented to a community hospital with a several-month history of cough and congestion and a 3-week history of severe upper back pain that had resulted in her missing school.
01/06/2015
cleft lip
cleft lip
01/06/2015

Germaine L. Defendi, MD, MS

Germaine L. Defendi, MD, MS
Cleft lip, cleft palate, or cleft lip plus cleft palate are among the most common birth defects.
01/06/2015
varicella-zoster virus infection
varicella-zoster virus infection
01/06/2015

Jose Zayas, DO; Shannon Brockman; Ryan Baker, MD; Caitlin Wainscott, MD; and Mobeen H. Rathore, MD

Jose Zayas, DO; Shannon Brockman; Ryan Baker, MD; Caitlin Wainscott, MD; and Mobeen H. ...
A 23-day-old boy presented with a 5-day history of worsening rash. The rash had begun as “red bumps” on his face.
01/06/2015