Volume 6 - Issue 2 - February 2007

Consultant for Pediatricians

Vitamin D Recommendations
Vitamin D Recommendations
04/29/2011

By Tim C. Lee, MD, Jane Auh, MD, and Eugene Kim, MD
Camino Medical Group, Sunnyvale, Calif

By Tim C. Lee, MD, Jane Auh, MD, and Eugene Kim, MD Camino Medical Group, Sunnyvale, Ca...
A 5-month-old girl presented with left facial droop of sudden onset.
04/29/2011
Vitamin D Recommendations
Vitamin D Recommendations
04/29/2011

By SAMANTHA BUTTS, MD and DEBORAH A. DRISCOLL, MD
University of Pennsylvania

By SAMANTHA BUTTS, MD and DEBORAH A. DRISCOLL, MD University of Pennsylvania
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrinopathy among reproductive-aged women; the prevalence is about 5% to 10%.
04/29/2011
Vitamin D Recommendations
Vitamin D Recommendations
04/29/2011
By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series Editor
By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series Editor
How old does a child need to be before we can count on the accuracy of his or her r
04/29/2011
Vitamin D Recommendations
Vitamin D Recommendations
04/29/2011

By STUART A. WEINZIMER, MD

By STUART A. WEINZIMER, MD
<div id="article-content-body"><p>Q:<strong> During my training, most pediatric endocrinologists were using the "70/30 rule" or the "rule of fifths" to...
04/29/2011
Vitamin D Recommendations
Vitamin D Recommendations
04/29/2011

By Rana Khatib, MD; Nedim Cakan, MD; and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD

Dr Khatib is a resident in the department of pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. Dr Cakan is a staff endocrinologist at Children's Hospital and assistant professor of pediatrics at Wayne State University, Detroit. Dr Kamat is professor of pediatrics, vice chair of education, and director of the Institute of Medical Education in The Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics at Children's Hospital.

By Rana Khatib, MD; Nedim Cakan, MD; and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhDDr Khatib is a residen...
A 6-month-old white girl presented with a 2-day history of fever and respiratory symptoms.
04/29/2011
congenital abnormalities
congenital abnormalities
04/29/2011

By Elizabeth K. Olivera, MD, and Michael Lasser, MD

Dr Olivera is a pediatric hospitalist at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, Maryland, and a clinical instructor at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Dr Lasser is in private practice in Columbia, Maryland.

By Elizabeth K. Olivera, MD, and Michael Lasser, MDDr Olivera is a pediatric hospitalis...
An 18-year-old presented to the emergency department (ED) with a 1-day history of severe headache of sudden onset and vomiting.
04/29/2011
congenital abnormalities
congenital abnormalities
04/29/2011

By LIN LIN KIN, MD, MOHAMMED ALSHEIKH ABSI, MD, and MARIE EDITH CALIXTE, MD

ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD--Series Editor

By LIN LIN KIN, MD, MOHAMMED ALSHEIKH ABSI, MD, and MARIE EDITH CALIXTE, MD ALEXANDER ...
Sixteen-year-old boy referred to pediatric emergency department (ED) by his primary care physician with a history of headache, blurred vision, and mild proptosis of right eye.
04/29/2011
congenital abnormalities
congenital abnormalities
04/29/2011
By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD--Series Editor
By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD--Series Editor
How old does a child need to be before we can count on the accuracy of his or her response?
04/29/2011
congenital abnormalities
congenital abnormalities
04/29/2011

By Robert P. Blereau, MD

By Robert P. Blereau, MD
These photos of 3 newborns taken at 1 or 2 days of age represent a broad picture of how sucking blisters may present.
04/29/2011
congenital abnormalities
congenital abnormalities
04/29/2011

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC--Series Editor
04/29/2011
congenital abnormalities
congenital abnormalities
04/29/2011

Bhagwan Das Bang, MD
Opp, Ala

Bhagwan Das Bang, MD Opp, Ala
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><img alt="amniotic band syndrome" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/0702cfpPCBangA_thumb.jpg" style="height:68px;...
04/29/2011
Urology
Urology
04/29/2011

By JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD

By JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD
The rash on the upper torso, arms, and back of an 11-year-old started after he had a headache and fever for 3 days.
04/29/2011
Urology
Urology
04/29/2011

By DANIEL J. COX, PhD, ROGER BURKET, MD, AMORI YEE MIKAMI, PhD, MELISSA MOORE, MD and R. LAWRENCE MERKEL, MD

By DANIEL J. COX, PhD, ROGER BURKET, MD, AMORI YEE MIKAMI, PhD, MELISSA MOORE, MD and R...
Driving is a dangerous undertaking for any adolescent.
04/29/2011
Urology
Urology
04/29/2011

By Martin Coles, MD

By Martin Coles, MD
A 10-year-old boy had a 3-day history of an itchy eye. His mother thought he had somehow cut his upper left eyelid.
04/29/2011