Volume 7 - Issue 6 - June 2008

Consultant for Pediatricians

05/05/2011

AYMAN SAMKARI, MD and ANNE SVEEN, MD
State University of New York Upstate
Medical University, Syracuse

AYMAN SAMKARI, MD and ANNE SVEEN, MD State University of New York Upstate Medical Unive...
A 13-year-old developmentally delayed girl was brought for evaluation of fibrotic plaques with overlying atrophy and surrounding hyperpigmentation on the middle back (A), lower right breast (B), and upper...
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RADHIKA DHAMIJA, MD
Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies

RADHIKA DHAMIJA, MD Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies ...
For 2 to 3 weeks, a 10-year-old boy had pain and swelling of the left ankle.
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Robert Levine, Do

Robert Levine, Do
This blanching, erythematous, maculopapula
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dermatophyte infections
dermatophyte infections
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By JOSHUA S. COREN, DO, MBA, CARMAN A. CIERVO, DO, and DAVID C. MASON, DO
Dr Coren is assistant professor of family medicine, Dr Ciervo is chairman and associate professor of family medicine, and Dr Mason is chairman and associate professor of osteopathic manipulative medicine at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford.
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 JOSHUA S. COREN, DO, MBA, CARMAN A. CIERVO, DO, and DAVID C. MASON, DO Dr Coren is a...
Ten-month-old girl with swelling of the left knee of 7 weeks’ duration.
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dermatophyte infections
dermatophyte infections
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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.

LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series EditorDr Hirsch is an instructor of p...
<p><strong>Trading one dangerous scenario</strong><strong> for another?</strong></p><p>Pertussis has long been known to cause severe disease and death in infants,...
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dermatophyte infections
dermatophyte infections
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DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
Children’s National Medical Center

DAVID S. REITMAN, MDChildren’s National Medical Center
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dermatophyte infections
dermatophyte infections
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I was intrigued by a recent article on strabismus.1 I have 2 questions for the authors:
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Fever and Rash
Fever and Rash
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WILLIAM A. GIBSON, MD
 
Dr Gibson is acting program director of the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium Emergency Medicine Residency, a joint Air Force and Army program with 46 residents, at Brooke Army Medical Center and Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily state or reflect those of the US Army or the US Government and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
 
WILLIAM A. GIBSON, MD   Dr Gibson is acting program director of the San Antonio...
Children who present with rash and fever could have serious illness and require immediate intervention.
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Case In Point
Case In Point
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By HELENE TIGCHELAAR, MD, NIRUPAMA KANNIKESWARAN, MD, and DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD
Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit | June 1, 2008
 
Dr Tigchelaar is clinical associate professor of pediatrics and Dr Kannikeswaran is assistant professor of pediatrics in the Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, division of emergency medicine, at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. Dr Kamat is professor of pediatrics at Wayne State University in Detroit. He is also director of the Institute of Medical Education in Detroit and vice chair of education at Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
By HELENE TIGCHELAAR, MD, NIRUPAMA KANNIKESWARAN, MD, and DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD Chil...
A 4-day-old girl was brought to the emergency department for evaluation of a copious discharge from the right eye with associated swelling and redness of the eyelid.
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