Volume 6 - Issue 8 - August 2007

Consultant for Pediatricians

Dental Disease
Dental Disease
04/29/2011

By David L. Kaplan, MD
University of Missouri Kansas City, University of Kansas

By David L. Kaplan, MD University of Missouri Kansas City, University of Kansas
A 16-year-old girl is bothered by a spreading, itchy rash of 1 week’s duration on the left preauricular cheek.
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Dental Disease
Dental Disease
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August 1, 2007
August 1, 2007
I enjoyed the case involving an 8-year-old boy whose hand was bitten by a copperhead snake1
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Dental Disease
Dental Disease
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By MARY LU ANGELILLI, MD HOWARD FISCHER, MD
By MARY LU ANGELILLI, MD HOWARD FISCHER, MD
This happened over 25 years ago, but she remembers it clearly. . . .
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Dental Disease
Dental Disease
04/29/2011

Linda S. Nield, MD; James P. Stenger, DDS, MSD; and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD

Dr Nield is associate professor of West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown. Dr Stenger is chief of pediatric dentistry at Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. Dr Kamat is professor of pediatrics at Wayne State University; he is also 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 of Michigan.

Linda S. Nield, MD; James P. Stenger, DDS, MSD; and Deepak M. Kamat, MD, PhD Dr Nield ...
<div id="article-content-body"> <p>Here we offer a review of early childhood caries (ECC), dental trauma, delayed dentition, and orthodontic...
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asthma
asthma
04/29/2011

By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD--Series Editor
Dr Hirsch is an instructor of pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City. She is also a medical editor for KidsHealth.org. Dr Pohl is professor of pediatrics and associate dean of student affairs and career counseling at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia.

By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD--Series Editor Dr Hirsch is an instructor...
<div id="article-content-body"> <p><strong>What should we be telling parents?</strong></p> <p>Transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN) has traditionally been...
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Neck Masses
Neck Masses
04/29/2011

Genetic Disorders By GERMAINE L. DEFENDI, MD, MSOlive View-UCLA Medical CenterGOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD--Series EditorTexas Tech University Health Science Center

Genetic Disorders By GERMAINE L. DEFENDI, MD, MSOlive View-UCLA Medical CenterGOLDER N....
A 41/2-year-old Hispanic boy is referred to the pediatric clinic because of failure to thrive and growth retardation.
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Neck Masses
Neck Masses
04/29/2011

By WALDO NELSON HENRIQUEZ BARRAZA, MD

By WALDO NELSON HENRIQUEZ BARRAZA, MD
A 15-year-old girl was brought to the emergency department because of bilateral shoulder and hip pain associated with myalgia and fatigue.
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Neck Masses
Neck Masses
04/29/2011
By SAMEER KAMATH, MD and ABDULLA GORI, MD
By SAMEER KAMATH, MD and ABDULLA GORI, MD
A 4-year-old Hispanic boy was referred to our facility because of elevated levels of alanine trans- aminase (ALT) a
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Neck Masses
Neck Masses
04/29/2011

SARA CONNOLLY, MD and ELIZABETH DILLARD, BS
Broward General Medical Center and Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Fla

SARA CONNOLLY, MD and ELIZABETH DILLARD, BSBroward General Medical Center and Nova Sout...
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Childhood Immunizations
Childhood Immunizations
04/29/2011

By JAIME DREYER, MD and SEEMA RAO, MD

By JAIME DREYER, MD and SEEMA RAO, MD
This baby boy was born at term to an 18-year-old primigravida via spontaneous vaginal delivery.
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