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Common Pediatric Diseases: an Updated Review

  • Book
  • April 2022
  • Bentham Science Publishers Ltd
  • ID: 5591399
Common Pediatric Diseases: An Updated Review informs the reader about common diseases in children that are encountered by pediatricians and family physicians. Each of the 14 chapters in the volume presents updated information for readers with the aim to give them a current perspective on the topic. This book is a handy and practical compendium for medical students and healthcare professionals involved in general practice and pediatric clinics.

The text starts with a quick introduction to pediatric diseases, before progressing towards specific diseases in children. The list of topics in this book includes pediatric rheumatological diseases, common oral diseases, pediatric metabolic syndromes, pediatric epilepsy syndromes, pediatric demyelinating disorder, genetic epileptic encephalopathies (with an algorithmic diagnostic approach), Henoch-Schönlein purpura, atopic dermatitis, childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus, Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, PFAPA, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, cervical adenitis syndrome and pediatric hepatoblastoma.

Table of Contents

PREFACE
  • i ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
  • iii DEDICATION
  • iv LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS
  • v CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION OF COMMON PEDIATRIC DISEASES
  • Nima Rezaei and Noosha Samieefar INTRODUCTION
  • EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • PEDIATRIC DISEASES TREND
  • INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM
  • Impetigo
  • Folliculitis
  • Furuncle (Boil)
  • Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome (SSSS)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Rubella
  • Measles
  • Herpes Simplex
  • Varicella
  • Hand-Foot-Mouth Syndrome
  • Fifth Disease
  • Sixth Disease
  • Tinea Capitis
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Scabies
  • Pediculosis
  • Sclerema Neonatorum
  • Acne Vulgaris
  • Psoriasis
  • Dermatitis
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Erythema Toxicum Neonatorum
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Vitiligo
  • Pityriasis Alba
  • Dermal Melanosis
  • Pyogenic Granuloma
  • Port-Wine Stain
  • Infantile Hemangioma
  • Nevus Simplex
  • Intertrigo
  • Milia
  • Alopecia Areata
  • RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
  • Choanal Stenosis (Atresia)
  • Adenoid Hypertrophy
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Rhinosinusitis
  • Epiglottitis
  • Croup
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Influenza
  • Asthma
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn (TTN)
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  • Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Pneumothorax and Pneumomediastinum
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Cor Pulmonale
  • CARDIAC SYSTEM
  • Syncope
  • Arrhythmias
  • Heart Failure
  • Rheumatic Fever
  • Cardiomyopathies (CM)
  • Pericarditis
  • Atrial Septal Defect (ASD)
  • Endocardial Cushion Defect (ECD)
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
  • Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)
  • Tricuspid Atresia
  • Pulmonary or Aortic Stenosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta (COA)
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • CIRCULATORY SYSTEM
  • Anemia
  • Hemostatic Diseases
  • Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP)
  • Vasculitis
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • DIGESTIVE SYSTEM
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Esophageal Atresia (EA) with or without tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF)
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding (GIB)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction (IO)
  • Malrotation
  • Meckel Diverticulum
  • Infantile Colic
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Intussusception
  • Celiac Disease
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Hirschsprung Disease (HSCR)
  • Constipation
  • Encopresis
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Gastroschisis
  • Omphalocele
  • Cholestasis
  • Hepatitis
  • Wilson Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peritonitis
  • Appendicitis
  • ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
  • Pubertal Delay
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Diabetes Mellitus (DM)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Autoimmune Thyroiditis (AIT)
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Primary Adrenal Insufficiency (PAI)
  • Cushing Syndrome
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • SKELETAL SYSTEM
  • Osteomyelitis (OM)
  • Septic Arthritis
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)
  • Scaphoid Fracture
  • Nurse Maid’s Elbow
  • Glenohumeral Dislocation
  • Little Leaguer’s Shoulder
  • Metatarsus Adductus
  • Hypermobile Planus
  • Cavus Foot
  • Talipes Equiovarus (TEV)
  • Curly Deformity
  • Sever Disease
  • Toddler’s Fracture
  • Angular Variation (Genu Varum and Valgum)
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Baker Cyst
  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease (OSD)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
  • Developmental Dislocation of the Hip (DDH)
  • Leg-Length Discrepancy (LLD)
  • Torsional Variation (In-toeing and Out-toeing)
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease (LCPD)
  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)
  • Transient Synovitis
  • Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Torticollis
  • Diskitis
  • Salter Harris Fracture
  • Osteoid Osteoma
  • Osteochondroma
  • Sarcoma
  • NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Stroke
  • Seizures
  • Tension Headache
  • Migraine
  • Meningitis
  • Encephalitis
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Guillian-Barre Syndrome
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Spina Bifida
  • Holoprosencephaly (HPE)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neuroblastoma (NB)
  • GENITOURINARY SYSTEM
  • Hypertension
  • Acute Renal Failure (AKI)
  • Chronic Renal Failure
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Glomerulonephritis (GN)
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS)
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR)
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Wilms Tumor
  • Undescended Testes (UDT)
  • Testicular Torsion
  • Epididymitis
  • Posterior Urethral Valve (PUV)
  • Chordee
  • Paraphimosis
  • Phimosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Labial Fusion
  • Vulvovaginitis
  • Lichen Sclerosus
  • IMMUNE SYSTEM
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Allergies

Author

  • Nima Rezaei
  • Noosha Samieefar