Volume 7 - Issue 9 - September 2008

Consultant for Pediatricians

hemangiomas
hemangiomas
12/11/2012

LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series Editor
Dr Hirsch is a clinical 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 a clinical instruc...
<P>Hemangiomas are the most common tumors seen in infants. Despite their rapid growth early in life, often the only action required of the physician is to reassure the parents that such tumors usually...
12/11/2012
Skin Disorders
Skin Disorders
03/27/2012

RACHEL D. ROSENBAUM, MD, WILLIAM G. WILSON, MD,
and GREGORY F. HAYDEN, MD
University of Virginia
Dr Rosenbaum was a medical student at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and is now a pediatric resident at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey–Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, department of pediatrics, in New Brunswick. Dr Wilson is professor of pediatrics and head of the division of genetics. Dr Hayden is professor of pediatrics and head of the division of general pediatrics in the department of pediatrics at the University of Virginia.

RACHEL D. ROSENBAUM, MD, WILLIAM G. WILSON, MD, and GREGORY F. HAYDEN, MD University of...
<p>Many factors can be considered in attempting to establish the cause of a skin disorder. These include the color, morphology, and location of the lesions; associated symptoms, such as itching and...
03/27/2012
Child abuse
Child abuse
01/23/2012

JENNIFER CANTER, MD, MPH, NEELOFAR BUTT, MD, and ROBIN ALTMAN, MD

The authors are all associated with New York Medical College and Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Dr Canter is an assistant professor of pediatrics; Dr Butt is an instructor in pediatrics; and Dr Altman is an associate professor of pediatrics and chief of the section of general pediatrics. In addition, Dr Canter is medical director at the Children’s Advocacy Center of the Westchester Institute for Human Development (also in Valhalla), and Dr Butt is the child abuse pediatrics fellow at the same institution.

JENNIFER CANTER, MD, MPH, NEELOFAR BUTT, MD, and ROBIN ALTMAN, MD The authors are all ...
A 7-month-old male infant was brought to the emergency department (ED) by his biological mother, who reported noticing dried blood on the baby's penis and in his mouth.
01/23/2012
Genital Lesions
Genital Lesions
04/29/2011
ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD and C. PION KAO, MD
Alberta Children’s Hospital and University of Calgary | August 31, 2008
 
Dr Leung is clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary. Dr Kao is clinical assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital.
ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD and C. PION KAO, MD Alberta Children’s Hospital and Universit...
This Photo Essay contains 2 cases: smegma and torsion of the testis.
04/29/2011