Case Scenarios in Pediatric and Adolescent Practice

by A Parthasarathy, Dhanya Dharmapalan, Alok Gupta, Anupama Borker

Various clinical scenarios described in newborn are foremilk syndrome, cholestasis, jittery neonate and late onset cyanosis. Different conditions related to growth and development is trisomy 21, primary microcephaly, multiple congenital anomalies, nutritional rickets and many others. Immunization can be done through routine vaccine and vaccination under special circumstances. Infectious diseases given are viral illness, dengue shock syndrome, infectious mononucleosis, acute otitis media, acute bacterial pneumonia and pneumonia with empyema. Conditions associated with neurology are developmental delay, Lesch-Nyhan syndrome, brain tumor, stroke, west syndrome and absence seizure while that of cardiology are atrial septal defect, coarctation of aorta (CoA), persistent pulmonary hypertension in newborn, Ebstein anomaly, ventricular septal defect and Canavan disease. Common, uncommon and emergency conditions and various respiratory manifestations in systemic diseases are described. In addition conditions associated with gastroenterology, nephrology, urology, hematology, genetics, rheumatology, allergy and also various issues in adolescence, learning disorders, pediatric ophthalmology and clinical case studies in otorhinolaryngology, surgery, dermatology and radiology are discussed.


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Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Parthasarathy A
Senior Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2. Dharmapalan Dhanya
Dr Yewale’s Multispeciality Hospital for Children, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3. Gupta Alok
Pediatric Specialties Clinic, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
4. Borker Anupama Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Center, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789351520931
Speciality Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12290
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2014
Pages 972
Book Type Professional


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