Volume 5 - Issue 5 - May 2006

Consultant for Pediatricians

Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

May 1, 2006

May 1, 2006
The use of analgesics, specifically acetaminophen, has been proposed as one of the mechanisms for the rise in asthma prevalence.
04/29/2011
Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor
This 13-year-old boy plays basketball for his school team.
04/29/2011
Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By Allyson Cordoni, CNP,

By Allyson Cordoni, CNP,
A 14-year-old boy was brought by Child Welfare Services and the police for a pre-placement examination before entering foster care.
04/29/2011
Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011
By Barbara Barlow, MD,
By Barbara Barlow, MD,
This 12-year-old girl had a persistent, nontender enlarged lymph node in the right groin.
04/29/2011
Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By Elizabeth Feighan, MD, and Chip Gilkeson, MD,

By Elizabeth Feighan, MD, and Chip Gilkeson, MD,
A 12-year-old otherwise healthy boy was referred to a sports medicine clinic for back pain of 7 months' duration.
04/29/2011
Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By Arvind Vasudevan, MD, and Atiya Khan, MD,

By Arvind Vasudevan, MD, and Atiya Khan, MD,
This 14-year-old boy has Lesch-Nyhan syndrome.
04/29/2011
Orthopedics
Orthopedics
04/29/2011

By Linda S. Nield, MD; Melissa R. Larzo, MD; and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD

By Linda S. Nield, MD; Melissa R. Larzo, MD; and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD
The authors review the types of fractures that are possible in an accidental fall, depict the most common mechanism of fracture, and provide recommendations about when child protective services should be...
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011
By Tom Nichols, MD
By Tom Nichols, MD
A 9-year-old girl was hospitalized because of a painful, vesicular rash on her genitals, groin, and buttocks.
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011

By Alexander K. C. Leung, MD, and Justine H. S. Fong, MD,

By Alexander K. C. Leung, MD, and Justine H. S. Fong, MD,
A 7-year-old boy presented with an asymptomatic cystic lesion on the lateral aspect of the left ankle of 4 months' duration.
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011

By JESSICA MORTON, MD TIMOTHY EVANS, MD

By JESSICA MORTON, MD TIMOTHY EVANS, MD
The patient, a 14-year-old boy, comes to see you the same day he was bitten by a dog.
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011
By Ihuoma Eneli, MD
By Ihuoma Eneli, MD
What evidence is there that acetaminophen can cause or exacerbate asthma? ---- MD
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011

By SEAN R. WILSON, MD, LEONARD R. KRILOV, MD, JONATHAN S. LUCHS, MD, VINCENT SENA, MD, and ANITA P. PRICE, MD, FACR

By SEAN R. WILSON, MD, LEONARD R. KRILOV, MD, JONATHAN S. LUCHS, MD, VINCENT SENA, MD, ...
It is difficult to diagnose acute osteomyelitis in children. When radiographs do not correlate with the clinical and laboratory findings, an MRI should be performed.
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011

By DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD

By DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD
For several weeks, a 6-year-old girl has had a worsening mildly pruritic rash on the trunk. She has a history of seasonal allergies.
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011

By Robert P. Blereau, MD, and Timothy J. Haley, MD,

By Robert P. Blereau, MD, and Timothy J. Haley, MD,
The parents of a 7-year-old girl, who had fallen off her bicycle and hit her left forehead 2 weeks earlier, brought their daughter to the emergency department after she began having increasingly severe...
04/29/2011
Acute Facial Swelling
Acute Facial Swelling
04/29/2011

By ELLEN BASS, MD, MPH, DOMENICK ROMA, and DANTE PAPPANO, MD
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester, NY
ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—Series Editor
University of Calgary

By ELLEN BASS, MD, MPH, DOMENICK ROMA, and DANTE PAPPANO, MD University of Rochester Sc...
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04/29/2011
Article
Article
05/29/2006
Three-year-old boy has an asymmetric smile due to acute palsy of the seventh cranial nerve, an uncommon complication of otitis media.
05/29/2006
DermClinic
DermClinic
05/29/2006

By DAVID EFFRON, MD--Series Editor

By DAVID EFFRON, MD--Series Editor
Three-year-old boy has an asymmetric smile due to acute palsy of the seventh cranial nerve, an uncommon complication of otitis media.
05/29/2006