Volume 15 - Issue 1 - January 2016

Consultant for Pediatricians

syphilis
syphilis
01/28/2016

Laura Rosas, BBA; Susan H. Wootton, MD; and Lynnette Mazur, MD, MPH

Laura Rosas, BBA; Susan H. Wootton, MD; and Lynnette Mazur, MD, MPH
A 14-year-old girl presented with a 3-month history of a rash and a sore on her tongue.
01/28/2016
Sexual abuse
Sexual abuse
01/28/2016

Natalie Kissoon, MD, and Amy Goldberg, MD

Natalie Kissoon, MD, and Amy Goldberg, MD
A 7-year-old girl was brought in for evaluation after her mother found a lesion on the girl’s vaginal area.
01/28/2016
Edema
Edema
01/26/2016

Bright Kim, BS; Angela Andrews, MD; and Chokechai Rongkavilit, MD
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan

Bright Kim, BS; Angela Andrews, MD; and Chokechai Rongkavilit, MDWayne State University...
A 13-year-old boy with a history of intermittent asthma and seasonal allergies presented with an acute onset of a patchy, pruritic, and erythematous rash.
01/26/2016
Rhabdomyoma
Rhabdomyoma
01/26/2016

Julissa Garrido-Joyce, MD; Eduardo Garrido, MD; Magda Mendez, MD; and Sergey Prokhorov, MD
Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York

Julissa Garrido-Joyce, MD; Eduardo Garrido, MD; Magda Mendez, MD; and Sergey Prokhorov,...
A 28-year-old woman with no remarkable personal or family history gave birth to a full-term, large-for-gestational-age boy via cesarean delivery.
01/26/2016
allergic reaction
allergic reaction
01/26/2016

Bhagwan Bang, MD
South Alabama Pediatrics, Opp, Alabama

Bhagwan Bang, MDSouth Alabama Pediatrics, Opp, Alabama
A 15-year-old male presented with itchy fluid-filled bumps on both legs.
01/26/2016
transient ischemic attack
transient ischemic attack
01/26/2016

Monaliza Evangelista, MD; Mary Ebueku-Smith, MD; and Lynnette Mazur, MD, MPH
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas

 

Monaliza Evangelista, MD; Mary Ebueku-Smith, MD; and Lynnette Mazur, MD, MPHUniversity ...
A 16-year-old healthy boy experienced a 10-minute episode of left-sided weakness and difficulty speaking after returning home from track practice.
01/26/2016
polydactyly
polydactyly
01/26/2016

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

Dinesh Gowda, MDTexas Tech University Health Sciences Center at the Permian Basin, Odes...
A boy with intrauterine growth restriction was born by spontaneous vaginal delivery at 38 weeks of gestation to a 22-year-old mother.
01/26/2016
breastfeeding
breastfeeding
01/14/2016

Jessica Tomaszewski, MD

Jessica Tomaszewski, MD
To consider other means of ensuring skeletal integrity, Hollis et al. designed a study to examine the possibility of supplementing the mother as opposed to the infant.
01/14/2016
Dermatologic disorders
Dermatologic disorders
01/11/2016

Lisa Gwynn, DO, MBA, and Anne E. Burdick, MD, MPH

Lisa Gwynn, DO, MBA, and Anne E. Burdick, MD, MPH
A 17-year-old Latino adolescent presented with a rash on his back that had been present for 2 years.
01/11/2016
magnet ingestion
magnet ingestion
01/09/2016

Vrinda Bhardwaj, MD, and Quin Liu, MD

Vrinda Bhardwaj, MD, and Quin Liu, MD
A 23-month-old girl was transferred from a local emergency department (ED) to a metropolitan children’s hospital with concern for foreign body ingestion.
01/09/2016
Meckel diverticulum
Meckel diverticulum
01/08/2016

Rhonda Graham, DO

Rhonda Graham, DO
A ten-month-old male presented with one large episode of bright-red bloody stool.
01/08/2016
What's Your Diagnosis?
What's Your Diagnosis?
01/08/2016

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

Alexander K. C. Leung, MD—Series Editor, and Benjamin Barankin, MD
A 17-year-old obese Caucasian female presented with an asymptomatic, brownish eruption on the upper back of approximately 1 year’s duration.
01/08/2016
cephalohematoma
cephalohematoma
01/06/2016

Bhargavi B. Kola, MD; Theresa T. Phan, BS; and Vivekananda Dasari, MD

Bhargavi B. Kola, MD; Theresa T. Phan, BS; and Vivekananda Dasari, MD
A 4-month-old boy presented with a 2.5 × 6.0-cm bony mass in the left parietal region.
01/06/2016