Pediatric scurvy case report: a novel presentation with deep vein thrombosis secondary to large bilateral spontaneous iliac subperiosteal hematomas
We present a case of scurvy in a 14-year-old male with autism with both novel presentation and imaging findings. This cas... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 16, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Henry Charles de Boer and Jasdev Singh Sawhney Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Multiple behavioral risk factors for non-communicable diseases among the adolescent population in Brazil: the analysis derived from the Brazilian national survey of school health 2019
Health risk behaviors often emerge or intensify during adolescence and tend to co-occur, exposing individuals to an even greater risk for the development of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). The likelihood of ... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 15, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Alanna Gomes da Silva, Juliana Bottoni Souza, Crizian Saar Gomes, Thales Philipe Rodrigues da Silva, Ana Carolina Micheletti Gomide Nogueira de S á and Deborah Carvalho Malta Tags: Research Source Type: research

Acceptability and operational feasibility of community health worker-led home phototherapy treatment for neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in rural Bangladesh
There is an unmet need for phototherapy treatment in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to prevent disability and death of newborns with neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. Home phototherapy deployed by communi... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 15, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Farjana Jahan, Sarker Masud Parvez, Mahbubur Rahman, Sk Masum Billah, Farzana Yeasmin, Tania Jahir, Rezaul Hasan, Gary L. Darmstadt, Shams El Arifeen, Md. Mahbubul Hoque, Mohammod Shahidullah, Muhammad Shariful Islam, Sabina Ashrafee and Eric M. Foote Tags: Research Source Type: research

Alterations of gut microbiota in infants with biliary atresia identified by 16S rRNA-sequencing
Biliary atresia (BA) is a severe neonatal disease with progressive intra- and extra-hepatic bile ducts inflammation and hepatic fibrosis. Characterization of gut microbiome profiles in infants with biliary atr... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 14, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Fei Liu, Ru Wei, Xiaogang Xu, Menglong Lan, Boyuan Tao, Zijian Liang and Jixiao Zeng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Orthopedic manifestations in children with Prader-Willi syndrome
This study aimed to analyze the clinical characteristics of orthopedic deform... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 14, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Miao Miao, Guo-Qiang Zhao, Qiong Zhou, Yun-Qi Chao and Chao-Chun Zou Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical and electroencephalogram characteristics of methylmalonic acidemia with MMACHC and MUT gene mutations
This study investigated the clinical, imaging, and electroencephalogram (EEG) characteristics of methylmalonic acidemia (MMA) with nervous system damage as the primary manifestation. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 14, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Yujun Yuan, Ying Ma, Qiong Wu, Liang Huo, Chun-Feng Liu and Xueyan Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Knowledge, attitude, and practices of parents regarding the red flags of developmental milestones in children aged 0 –5 years in Karachi, Pakistan: a cross-sectional study
Developmental delays in children are assessed in four basic domains: gross motor, fine motor, social, and language. Early years of life are crucial in a child ’s development, so it is imperative that parents be... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 14, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Raman Kumar, Malaika Ali, Muhammad Saad Pasha, Haya Waseem Ansari and Noureen Durrani Tags: Research Source Type: research

Family analysis and literature study of hereditary hypophosphatemic rickets with hypercalciuria
Hereditary hypophosphatemia rickets with hypercalciuria (HHRH) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterised by reduced renal phosphate reabsorption leading to hypophosphataemia, rickets and bone pain. ... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 14, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Lufeng Wang, Gulimire Kulaixi, Jiazireya Zaiyinati, Guzhalikezi Aibai, Danyang Du and Yanying Guo Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Clinical characteristics of infantile haemangioma in twins: a retrospective study
Infantile hemangioma is one of the most common benign soft tissue tumors in infants. The pathogenesis of infantile hemangioma remains unclear and twin studies regarding its incidence may help clarify disease p... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 13, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Zhengwei Sun, Miaomiao Li, Changxian Dong and Shiwei Mei Tags: Research Source Type: research

Intimate partner violence during pregnancy and its association with birth asphyxia in hospitals of Tigray region, Ethiopia
Birth asphyxia is the main cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity worldwide. Some studies indicate intimate partner violence during pregnancy is a risk factor for birth asphyxia. In Ethiopia, intimate partn... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 13, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kahsay Zenebe Gebreslasie, Gelawdiwos Gebre, Dawit Zenebe, Rahel Nardos and Aklil Birhane Tags: Research Source Type: research

Validity of BiliDx as a point-of-care bilirubin measurement device to diagnose and monitor neonatal jaundice at Muhimbili National Hospital, an observational study
Neonatal jaundice is a condition caused by elevated levels of bilirubin in the bloodstream. Laboratory determination of serum bilirubin concentration by total serum bilirubin (TSB) test is still considered as ... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 13, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pascal Clemence, Robert Moshiro and Karim Manji Tags: Research Source Type: research

Micronutrients in infants suffering from cow ’s milk allergy fed with dietary formulas and breast milk
Cow ’s milk allergy (CMA) is the most common food allergy in infants. As this food allergy indicates a wide range of clinical syndromes due to immunological reactions to cow’s milk proteins, we aimed to evaluat... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 13, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Shohreh Maleknejad, Kobra Dashti, Afshin Safaei-Asl, Zahra Atrkar Roshan, Soodeh Salehi and Afagh Hassanzadeh-Rad Tags: Research Source Type: research

From variant of uncertain significance to likely pathogenic in two siblings with atypical RAG2 Deficiency: a case report and review of the literature
Severe combined immunodeficiencies (SCIDs) are hereditary disorders characterized by impaired T and B cell function, resulting in significant immune system dysfunction. Recombination-activating gene (RAG) mutatio... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 13, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Nima Taghizadeh, Soha Mohammadi, Hassan Abolhassani, Sima Shokri, Mohammad Nabavi, Morteza Fallahpour and Mohammad Hassan Bemanian Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Combined gestational age and serum fucose for early prediction of risk for bronchopulmonary dysplasia in premature infants
As the predominant complication in preterm infants, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD) necessitates accurate identification of infants at risk and expedited therapeutic interventions for an improved prognosis. T... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 12, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Liangliang Li, Shimin Xu, Miaomiao Li, Xiangyun Yin, Hongmin Xi, Ping Yang, Lili Ma, Lijuan Zhang and Xianghong Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Non-pharmacological interventions for delirium in the pediatric population: a systematic review with narrative synthesis
Delirium is a serious complication experienced by hospitalized children. Therefore, preventive management strategies are recommended for these patients. However, comprehensive analyses of delirium intervention... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 12, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kyua Kim, Ju Hee Jeong and Eun Kyoung Choi Tags: Research Source Type: research