Diagnosing Subtle Palatal Anomalies: Validation of Video-Analysis and Assessment Protocol for Diagnosing Occult Submucous Cleft Palate
Submucous cleft palate classically involves bifid uvula, zona pellucida, and notched hard palate. However, patients may present with more subtle anatomic abnormalities. The...
14 days ago - International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
Currarino syndrome: does the presence of a genetic anomaly correlate with a more severe phenotype? A multicentre study
Currarino syndrome phenotype, initially described as the triad of hemisacrum, anorectal malformation and presacral mass, can be extremely variable. The triad is often...
15 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Fingertip Capillary Malformation and Associated Disorders: Report of 9 Cases
Although capillary malformations are not usually serious health problems in themselves, they can occasionally be warning signs for syndromes with more serious or aggressive...
21 days ago - AAP Publications
Challenging surgical dogma in the management of proximal esophageal atresia with distal tracheoesophageal fistula: Outcomes from the Midwest Pediatric Surgery Consortium
Perioperative management of infants with esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula is frequently based on surgeon experience and dogma rather than evidence-based...
1 month ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
"It's Not a Tumor": A Rare Case of Symptomatic Cerebellar Developmental Venous Anomaly
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1 month ago - Pediatric Emergency Care
Babies born to mothers with sleep apnea have higher risk of adverse neonatal outcomes
A new study is the first to demonstrate a higher risk of congenital anomalies and resuscitation at birth in newborns of mothers who have obstructive sleep apnea.
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
Neonatal Urogenital Issues: Evaluation and Management
The urinary and genital tracts are affected by more anomalies than any other organ systems. Very few of these abnormalities require urgent neonatal intervention, but...
1 month ago - AAP Publications
Congenital Diseases of the Kidneys: Prognosis and Treatments
Chronic kidney disease is a growing public health problem with a huge economic burden on society. In children, congenital anomalies of the kidneys and urinary tract are the...
1 month ago - AAP Publications - 2 articles
Endometriosis in adolescents and young girls: Report a series of 85 cases
Endometriosis is a common benign and chronic gynecologic disorder that is related to the presence of endometrial glands and stroma outside of their normal location. The aim of...
1 month ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
The next generation is here now
Children often ask, “Are we there yet?” Pediatricians should likewise inquire whether they have yet arrived at next-generation sequencing as first-line testing for children...
1 month ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
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