Volume 5 - Issue 4 - April 2006

Consultant for Pediatricians

asthma
asthma
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By Bhagwan Das Bang, MD,

By Bhagwan Das Bang, MD,
Girl with poliosis has white and grey eye lashes on her right eye while those on her left are black.
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asthma
asthma
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By Linda S. Nield, MD, and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD,

By Linda S. Nield, MD, and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD,
The mother of this 2-month-old boy was concerned about her son's facial asymmetry that was apparent only when he was crying.
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asthma
asthma
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By Amy L. Parker, MD, and Rajiv Arora, MD,

By Amy L. Parker, MD, and Rajiv Arora, MD,
An otherwise healthy 10-month-old boy was brought to an allergy clinic for evaluation of atopic dermatitis and chronic rhinitis.
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asthma
asthma
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April 1, 2006

April 1, 2006
Until very recently, when it came to chronic cough, children were to be treated like little adults.
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asthma
asthma
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By K. SCOTT WHITLOW, DO, JASON C. CARMICHAEL, MD, and S. RUTHERFOORD ROSE, PharmD

By K. SCOTT WHITLOW, DO, JASON C. CARMICHAEL, MD, and S. RUTHERFOORD ROSE, PharmD ...
Poisons have been a threat to the health and well-being of humankind for millennia.
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
04/29/2011

By Lisa A. Wood, MD, and Mark J. Polak, MD,

By Lisa A. Wood, MD, and Mark J. Polak, MD,
We heard from several readers about a Photo Essay we recently published in our February issue entitled "The Butterfly Technique: A New Method of Inserting an Umbilical Vessel Catheter."
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
04/29/2011

By DAVID EFFRON, MD--Series Editor

By DAVID EFFRON, MD--Series Editor
A 10-year-old girl has had a worsening rash for 1 week.
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
04/29/2011

By WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD The Childrens' Clinic, CalgaryALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD University of Calgary


By WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD The Childrens' Clinic, CalgaryALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD Unive...
A mother brought in her 3-week-old son on the day she discovered a reddish urine stain in the baby's diaper.
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
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By NAVIN M. AMIN, MD

By NAVIN M. AMIN, MD
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
04/29/2011

By WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD and ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD

By WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD and ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD
A 12-year-old boy is assessed on the same day that he passed red-colored urine.
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
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By ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD AND WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD
By ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD AND WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD
This 9-year-old girl had a slightly pruritic perioral rash for 6 months.
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
04/29/2011

By ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD and WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD

By ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD and WM. LANE M. ROBSON, MD
A 9-year-old girl presents with multiple hyperpigmented lesions, some of which have been present since birth.
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
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By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
Your doctor has just told you that you have a herpes simplex virus infection (herpes).
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
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By Robert P. Blereau, MD,

By Robert P. Blereau, MD,
These pinpoint pustules, some with excoriations, and surrounding erythema appeared on the posterior trunk (A) and outer arms (B) of a 15-year-old boy after he had wrapped his upper body in a wool blanket. ...
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Congenital injury
Congenital injury
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By ARVIND VASUDEVAN, MD and ATIYA KHAN, MD
Dr Vasudevan is a resident in the neurology and psychiatry program at West Virginia University in Morgantown.
Dr Khan is associate professor in the department of pediatrics and neurology at West Virginia University.

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—Series Editor
Dr Leung is clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and
pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital.

By ARVIND VASUDEVAN, MD and ATIYA KHAN, MD Dr Vasudevan is a resident in the neurology ...
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acne
acne
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By Benjamin Barankin, MD,

By Benjamin Barankin, MD,
The parents of a 3-week-old infant are concerned about the numerous small, erythematous papules and pustules on his cheeks.
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Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD

By DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
Teenagers with newly diagnosed sexually transmitted infection have many questions for their physician.
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Orthopedics
Orthopedics
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April 1, 2005

April 1, 2005
An otherwise healthy 16-year-old girl presented with medial arm pain after falling on her left elbow while skating.
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Orthopedics
Orthopedics
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By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor
This 7-year-old boy was recently brought to my office having received a diagnosis of pemphigus foliaceus.
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Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD

By GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD
The Niikawa-Kuroki or Kabuki syndrome became well-appreciated in Japan.
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Orthopedics
Orthopedics
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David S. Reitman, MD

Dr Reitman is an adolescent medicine specialist in Washington, DC. He is director of pediatric and adolescent health at the John L. Gildner Regional Institute for Children and Adolescents in Rockville, Md. He is also a member of the division of adolescent medicine at Children’s National Medical Center and an instructor of adolescent medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine.

David S. Reitman, MDDr Reitman is an adolescent medicine specialist in Washington, DC. ...
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