Volume 5 - Issue 3 - March 2006

Consultant for Pediatricians

Photo Quiz
Photo Quiz
04/29/2011

By NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD

By NOAH S. SCHEINFELD, MD, JD
Can you identify this asymptomatic lesion on the neck of a healthy 14-year-old boy?
04/29/2011
Dermclinic
Dermclinic
04/29/2011

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor
I was asked to see this child by her physician who was concerned that these lesions were a neoplastic event.
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04/29/2011
By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
Your patient, Keith, is a 19-year-old college freshman who is currently on spring break following the successful co
04/29/2011
04/29/2011

By SRINIVASAN SURESH, MD, MBA

By SRINIVASAN SURESH, MD, MBA
Millions enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and sledding. These cold weather activities--while exhilarating--also cause many injuries, each with distinct clinical characteristics
04/29/2011
04/29/2011

By Jennifer Marin, MD,

By Jennifer Marin, MD,
A 30-hour-old boy--born to a 36-year-old gravida 3, para 3, at full term via a spontaneous vaginal delivery--was noted to a have a mildly distended abdomen while in the newborn nursery.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD

By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
Gonorrhea (aka "the clap," or "the drip") is caused by sexually transmitted Neisseria gonorrhoeae--a Gram-negative diplococcus.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By Elias Milgram, MD

By Elias Milgram, MD
The mother of a young child was concerned about these hyperpigmented streaks that had appeared on her son's upper chest during the previous 2 weeks.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By SHASHI SAHAI, MD, MARK BORKIN, MD, and DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD

By SHASHI SAHAI, MD, MARK BORKIN, MD, and DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD
A 9-year-old Hispanic boy presented with submental swelling and dysphagia.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By Sairah Chachad, MD, and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD,

By Sairah Chachad, MD, and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD,
This day-old, macular, blanching, nonpruritic rash had developed in the right axilla and on the right arm and right side of the trunk of a 3 1/2-year-old boy.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By G. PATRICK DAUBERT, MD

By G. PATRICK DAUBERT, MD
A 2-year-old African American boy was brought for evaluation of symptoms of an upper respiratory tract infection and intermittent abdominal pain.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By Bhagwan Das Bang, MD,

By Bhagwan Das Bang, MD,
The parents of a 2-month-old infant were concerned about a gradually enlarging reddish mass in the inner canthus of their daughter's left eye.
04/29/2011
asthma
asthma
03/29/2006

By AHDI AMER, MD and HOWARD FISCHER, MD
Wayne State University
ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—Series Editor
Alberta Children's Hospital

By AHDI AMER, MD and HOWARD FISCHER, MDWayne State UniversityALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—...
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Article
Article
03/29/2006
Seven-year-old girl with generalized rash that started as a single isolated oval lesion on the lower abdomen (A). Six days later, diffuse papulosquamous lesions appeared mainly on the trunk (B), sparing the...
03/29/2006