Volume 9 - Issue 2 - Febuary 2010

Consultant for Pediatricians

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By RENUKA VERMA, MD
MARGARET C. FISHER, MD
Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center | March 2, 2010
 
Dr Verma is the pediatric residency program director and section chief of pediatric infectious disease at the Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ. Dr Fisher is chair of the department of pediatrics and pediatric medical director at the same institution.
By RENUKA VERMA, MD MARGARET C. FISHER, MD Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Cent...
ABSTRACT: For decades, our country's health care system and its government have struggled with the challenge of providing immunization coverage
04/28/2011
Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
04/28/2011

By JOHNNIE FAIRCLOTH, MD, BONNA BENJAMIN, MD, OSVALDO REGUEIRA, MD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Amarillo | February 17, 2010

By JOHNNIE FAIRCLOTH, MD, BONNA BENJAMIN, MD, OSVALDO REGUEIRA, MD Texas Tech Universit...
The imaging studies shown are from 2 children with cancer who underwent placement of 9.6 French left subclavian central venous catheters (CVCs) to facil
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
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A 1-week-old boy was brought to an outpatient pediatric clinic by his mother because of concerns of enlarging, peeling lesions around the groin, buttock
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
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By ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MD
Morgan City, La | February 17, 2010

By ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MD Morgan City, La | February 17, 2010
This baby boy was born with bilateral medial colobomas of the upper eyelids without tarsal plates (A) and bilateral accessory tragi (
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
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By LINDA S. NIELD, MD—Series Editor
Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown. | February 16, 2010

By LINDA S. NIELD, MD—Series Editor Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at We...
A MOTHER ASKS:
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
04/28/2011

By JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD University of Calgary
Dr Ho is assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric endocrinologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary. Mr Loh is a fourth-year student in the Faculty of Biological Science at the University of Calgary. Dr Pacaud is associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric endocrinologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Dr Leung is clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. | February 12, 2010

By JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C...
ABSTRACT: Although at present there is no cure for type 1 diabetes mellitus, good treatments are available that can enable affecte
04/28/2011
Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
04/28/2011

By JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD University of Calgary
Dr Ho is assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric endocrinologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary. Mr Loh is a fourth-year student in the Faculty of Biological Science at the University of Calgary. Dr Pacaud is associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric endocrinologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Dr Leung is clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. | February 12, 2010

By JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C...
Case: A 15-month-old boy is brought to his family practitioner’s office for evaluation of severe candidiasis in his diaper region t
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
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By JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD
Eastern Virginia Medical School | February 12, 2010
 
Dr Harrington is associate professor of pediatrics at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk and director of general academic pediatrics at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, also in Norfolk. He is also a member of the editorial board of Consultant For Pediatricians.
By JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD Eastern Virginia Medical School | February 12, 2010 Dr H...
Two recent rep
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
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By GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD—Series Editor
Texas Tech University
Dr Wilson is clinical professor of pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centers in Amarillo, Lubbock, and El Paso. He is also on the staff at KinderGenome Pediatric Genetics in Dallas. | February 11, 2010

By GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD—Series Editor Texas Tech UniversityDr Wilson is clinical p...
A 6-year-old boy presents with tall stature (97th percentile for age), motor delays (walking at 16 months), speech delays (expressive vocabulary of 30 to 40 words with recent use...
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Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
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Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
I appreciated Dr Kirk Barber's excellent illustration of a branchial cleft sinus ("Dermclinic," CONSULTANT FOR PEDIATRICIANS, November 2009, page 38
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Diabetes Q&A
Diabetes Q&A
04/23/2011

LINDA S. NIELD, MD—Series Editor
Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown.

Parent Coach
When Parents Turn to You for Help

LINDA S. NIELD, MD—Series Editor Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at West ...
<P><STRONG>A MOTHER ASKS:</STRONG> <BR>“In the past month, I’ve used a pharmacist- recommended anti-lice shampoo 4 times and my daughter still has lice. Can you call in a...
04/23/2011
Diabetes Q&A
Diabetes Q&A
04/23/2011

JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD
University of Calgary

JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C. L...
<P>Dr Ho is assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric endocrinologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary. Mr Loh is a fourth-year student in the Faculty...
04/23/2011
type 1 diabetes mellitus
type 1 diabetes mellitus
04/23/2011

JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD
University of Calgary

JOSEPHINE HO, MD, CHRISTOPHER TING FOONG LOH, DANIÈLE PACAUD, MD, and ALEXANDER K. C. L...
<P>Dr Ho is assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and a pediatric endocrinologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary. Mr Loh is a fourth-year student in the Faculty...
04/23/2011
Fragile X syndrome
Fragile X syndrome
04/23/2011

GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD—Series Editor
Texas Tech University

Dr Wilson is clinical professor of pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centers in Amarillo, Lubbock, and El Paso. He is also on the staff at KinderGenome Pediatric Genetics in Dallas.

GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD—Series Editor Texas Tech University Dr Wilson is clinical pr...
<P>A 6-year-old boy presents with tall stature (97th percentile for age), motor delays (walking at 16 months), speech delays (expressive vocabulary of 30 to 40 words with recent use of 2-word...
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Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Branchial Cleft Sinus Should Prompt Workup for Potentially Serious Syndrome
04/23/2011
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Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Branchial Cleft Sinus Should Prompt Workup for Potentially Serious Syndrome
04/23/2011
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ADAM MARTIN, BS BRIDGET M. BRYER GROFF, MD BARBARA B. WILSON, MD University of Virginia School of Medicine Charlottesville
ADAM MARTIN, BS BRIDGET M. BRYER GROFF, MD BARBARA B. WILSON, MD University of Virgini...
A 7-year-old girl presented with pain and discomfort in the left leg that was exacerbated by physical activity. She had been born with a port-wine stain on the left knee.
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JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD Eastern Virginia Medical School
JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD Eastern Virginia Medical School
Dr Harrington is associate professor of pediatrics at Eastern
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KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC-Series Editor
Alberta Children's Hospital
Dr Barber is a consultant dermatologist at Alberta Children's Hospital and clinical associate professor of medicine and community health sciences at the University of Calgary in Alberta.

KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC-Series EditorAlberta Children's HospitalDr Barber is a consultan...
<P><IMG style="MARGIN: 5px; FLOAT: left" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1002dermFIG1a_thumb.jpg" width=90 height=84>An 8-year-old girl presents with a 1-year history of...
04/23/2011
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JOHNNIE FAIRCLOTH, MD BONNA BENJAMIN, MD OSVALDO REGUEIRA, MD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine Amarillo

JOHNNIE FAIRCLOTH, MD BONNA BENJAMIN, MD OSVALDO REGUEIRA, MD Texas Tech University Hea...
<p>Images are shown from 2 children with cancer who underwent placement of 9.6 French left subclavian central venous catheters to facilitate treatment.</p>
04/23/2011
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04/23/2011

ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MD Morgan City, La

ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MD Morgan City, La
Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral Spectrum ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MD Morgan City, La
04/23/2011
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By LINH THI MY HA, MD and GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD
Dr Ha is a resident in pediatrics and Dr Wilson is clinical professor of pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo.
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 LINH THI MY HA, MD and GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD Dr Ha is a resident in pediatrics a...
Reactive airway disease, whether transient or persistent, is one of the most common pediatric complaints.
04/23/2011
Bullying
Bullying
04/23/2011
Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Kerry Baldwin Jedele, MD La Crosse, Wis
Branchial Cleft Sinus Should Prompt Workup for Potentially Serious Syndrome
04/23/2011
Bullying
Bullying
04/23/2011
JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD
JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD
What to Make of the Latest Statistics? JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD Eastern Virginia Medical School
04/23/2011
Dermoid Cyst
Dermoid Cyst
02/28/2010

KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC-Series Editor
Alberta Children's Hospital
Dr Barber is a consultant dermatologist at Alberta Children's Hospital and clinical associate professor of medicine and community health sciences at the University of Calgary in Alberta.

KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC-Series EditorAlberta Children's HospitalDr Barber is a consultan...
<p><strong><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1002dermFIG1a_thumb.jpg" alt="PLEVA" width="90" height="84" style="margin: 5px; float:...
02/28/2010
Genetic disorders
Genetic disorders
02/23/2010

GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD—Series Editor
Texas Tech University

Dr Wilson is clinical professor of pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centers in Amarillo, Lubbock, and El Paso. He is also on the staff at KinderGenome Pediatric Genetics in Dallas.

GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD—Series Editor Texas Tech University Dr Wilson is clinical pr...
<p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/1002cdFIG1_thumb.jpg" style="height:90px; width:65px; float:left" />A 6-year-old boy presents with tall stature...
02/23/2010