Zespół mikrodelecji 22q11.2 (zespół DiGeorge’a) bez współistniejącej wady serca – analiza fenotypu pacjentów i problemy diagnostyczne
Conclusions It is difficult to diagnose DiGeorge syndrome in patients who do not present heart disease. In such cases careful phenotypical analysis and microdeletions screening with MLPA method may be helpful to make a diagnosis. To establish appropriate therapy and further clinical evaluation exact and early diagnosis is crucial. There lacks diagnostic guidelines for patients with unexplained developmental delay and/or developmental malformations. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Współpraca genetyka klinicznego i biologa molekularnego – wczoraj i dziś
Publication date: May–June 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 90, Issue 3 Author(s): Aleksandra Jezela-Stanek , Marzena Kucharczyk , Dorota Jurkiewicz , Elżbieta Ciara , Małgorzata Krajewska-Walasek Looking at the history of cytogenetics, molecular genetics and dysmorphology it can be easily observed how the clinical knowledge has evolved with the advances in technical diagnostic procedures. Thanks to the discovery of the correct number of human chromosomes by Tijo and Levan, 50–60's have been called „golden years in cytogenetics”. Technological improvement, particularly the introduction of mi...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Gorączka u dzieci – decyzje rodziców dotyczące farmakoterapii
Conclusions Almost all parents use antipyretics when the child's temperature achieves the value corresponding to fever. Usually the decision of antipyretics use was made before medical advice. Above half of the parents went to an outclinic with the child to seen a physician on the first day of fever. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Zespoły Emanuel i DiGeorge’a: różnice kliniczne i genetyczne na podstawie analizy dwóch przypadków
We present the cases of two children: a five-year-old girl with Emanuel syndrome and a boy with DiGeorge syndrome who is now ten. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Schizencefalia typu I przyczyną przejściowych zaburzeń czuciowo-ruchowych – opis przypadku
Publication date: Available online 8 May 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Jan Józefczuk , Rafał Czarnecki , Andrzej Stępień , Alicja Kwiatek , Józef Kotarski The case of a healthy and well-growing girl, in whom transient sensorimotor disorders occurred, caused by schizencephaly type I (closed). This type of malformation occurs sporadically. It rarely occurs without delayed psychomotor development. The imaging study of the head, using MRI, was necessary to diagnose schizencephaly. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Trzustka ektopiczna u dzieci wymagająca interwencji operacyjnej – doświadczenia własne na podstawie dwóch przypadków oraz przegląd piśmiennictwa
In conclusion authors emphasize the need to consider ectopic pancreas in the differential diagnosis in children with non-specific symptoms of the gastrointestinal tract and abdominal pain. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Algorytm diagnostyczno-terapeutyczny wrodzonego zarażenia Toxoplasma gondii
Conclusions Congenital T. gondii infection is associated with lower neonatal parameters (a birth body weight, a week of pregnancy, Apgar score). Among the analyzed factors of intrauterine infection period of pregnancy in which infection occurred was statistically significant. Congenital toxoplasmosis was found significantly more often in newborns whose mothers become infected by T. gondii in the third trimester of pregnancy. Serological testing of mothers has low predictive value and should not be the only basis for the diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis. Statistically significant predictive value was obtained for the c...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Problem diagnostyczny: gorączkujący nastolatek z rzadkim zespołem chorobowym
Publication date: Available online 15 May 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Paweł Małecki , Agnieszka Gałek , Jadwiga Małdyk , Ludomiła Machowska , Katarzyna Jończyk-Potoczna , Katarzyna Derwich Haemophagocytic syndrome (hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, HLH) is a rare hematologic disorder which manifests itself by inflammatory reaction caused by incorrect activation of immune cells. A 16-year-old boy was admitted to the hospital with a high fever, respiratory distress, dyspnea, rash and hepatosplenomegaly. The differential diagnosis initially considered infectious mononucleosis and Kawasaki disease. Eventu...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Isolated nasal septal neuroglial heterotopia – A case report
We report one case of nasal glial heterotopia in a 3-month-baby which has an unusual attachment over the nasal septum. The mass was completely resected endoscopically which was attached to the anterior part of the nasal septum. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Gorączka niejasnego pochodzenia u dzieci: problem ciągle aktualny
Publication date: Available online 15 May 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Jacek Grygalewicz Fever of unknown origin (FUO) is well-known complex diagnostic problem occurring in patients of any age. FUO (or FWS – fever without source) in children up to 36 months has his own specificity related to developmental age. Poor symptomatology is most important trouble, resulting in clinical assessment difficulty and potential SBI (serious bacterial infection) detection delay. Clinical diagnosis can be made sooner with use of suitable clinical criteria (e.g. criteria Rochester) or clinical observation scales (YOS). Th...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Clinical characteristics of patients with neurogenic bladder due to myelomeningocele – Eighteen-year retrospective study; University Children's Hospital, Bialystok, Poland
Conclusions 1. Data of MMC children from Poland are similar to the other countries. 2. In our opinion, early diagnostic and treatment procedure especially with early catheterization of MMC children prevent renal failure development. 3. Assessment of very early markers in renal function deterioration in neurogenic bladder patients from widespread multicenters’ research is indicated. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Martwicze zapalenie jelit związane z przetoczeniem krwi (TANEC) u noworodka ze skrajnie małą urodzeniową masą ciała (ELBW) – opis przypadku
Publication date: Available online 21 May 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Dorota Skutecka , Ewa Szwałkiewicz-Warowicka , Elżbieta Jarocka-Cyrta Necrotizing entrocolitis (NEC) is a severe neonatal disease leading to gastrointestinal injury. Prematurity is the most important single risk factor of NEC, but other mechanisms such as ischemia and reperfusion, excessive, enteral feeding, gut colonization and immunological barrier dysfunction are recognized as potential risk factors. Retrospective studies suggested an association between recent exposure to red blood cell transfusion and development of NEC in premature ...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Porównanie skuteczności Pentax AWS S-100 i laryngoskopu z łopatką Macintosha podczas intubacji dotchawiczej dziecka w warunkach symulowanej resuscytacji – badanie randomizowane
Conclusions In the manikin study, paramedic students performed intubation using AWS with higher efficiency and shorter time than with the laryngoscope with Macintosh blade. This relationship applies to both test scenarios. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Najmłodsi dawcy narządów – opis przypadków oraz analiza problemu w Polsce
Conclusions 1. In Poland transplantation among the dead children is still uncommon although it is a life-saving procedure. 2. Although our case study is based on a small number of patients, it indicates that it is possible to qualify every second child, who has died due to severe craniocerebral trauma as an organ donor, who can save lives of those in need. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Influence of low birth weight on blood pressure and kidney volume in healthy 2–3 years old children
Conclusions Presented study revealed no significant influence of low birth weight on kidney size and function in children in 2nd and 3rd year of life. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Łagodny guz cewki moczowej jako rzadka przyczyna przewlekłej choroby nerek u 2-letniego chłopca
Conclusions Urethral polypus can be a rare cause of CKD even in small children. Late diagnosis can lead to bladder dysfunction, which accompanied by reccurrent urinary tract infections can cause kidney function deterioration. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Lekowrażliwość patogenów wywołujących zakażenia układu moczowego u dzieci z odpływami pęcherzowo-moczowodowymi – doświadczenia własne ośrodka
Conclusion High variability of isolated uropathogens and their different drug sensitivity detected in children with high grade VUR should be considered in empirical treatment of UTI in this group of patients. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Etiologia przewlekłej choroby nerek u dzieci – analiza danych jednego ośrodka
Conclusions Urinary tract abnormalities were the most common cause of CKD in analyzed children. Glomerulopathies were the second causative factor in the whole population and in patients on dialysis. Hereditary renal disorders were the second cause of CKD in children on conservative treatment. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Rodzinna krzywica hipofosfatemiczna – opis przypadku i przegląd literatury
Publication date: Available online 16 June 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Agnieszka Jędzura , Omar Bjanid , Piotr Adamczyk , Krzysztof Plesiński , Karolina Klimaszewska-Adamus , Maria Szczepańska Rickets comes under one of the complex of clinical symptoms and biochemical abnormalities associated with impaired bone mineralization in early childhood. The most common cause of rickets is because of vitamin D deficiency. Nonetheless, rickets’ symptoms can develop even if the vitamin D supplementation is administered properly, e.g. as the result of primary defects of phosphate transport in renal tubules. This...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Polineuropatia indukowana winkrystyną u dzieci z ostrą białaczką limfoblastyczną – analiza retrospektywna w jednym ośrodku
Conclusions Vincristine-induced polyneuropathy is very common complication of treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia and it is a serious diagnostic and therapeutic problem in childhood treated for ALL. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Karmienie piersią po porodzie fizjologicznym i cięciu cesarskim
Conclusions Women after Cesarean section should be surrounded with special care midwives in order to increase the chances of natural feeding. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Obraz kliniczny rabdomiolizy u hospitalizowanych dzieci
Conclusions The main cause of rhabdomyolysis in children is viral infection, and the disease is mild. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Perspektywy leczenia przyczynowego mukowiscydozy
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Ewa Tramś , Dorota Sands Cystic fibrosis is a single gene disorder, inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. Occurring CFTR defect leads predominantly to production of excessively viscous mucus, dysfunction of enzymatic activity of the pancreas and increased sodium chloride content in sweat. Currently used symptomatic treatment is associated with a significant reduction in the quality of life of the patient. The “high throughput screening” technique resulted in the detection of two groups of potential medications – po...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Profilaktyka alergii pokarmowej – aktualne zalecenia i nowe możliwości
Publication date: Available online 19 June 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Aneta Krogulska The worldwide prevalence of food allergy appears to be increasing. The future of food allergy management may lie in primary prevention. It has become a public health priority in developed countries. Exclusive breast-feeding for at least 4 to 6 months and introduction of complementary foods from the age of 4–6 months are key strategies in primary food allergy prevention. Hydrolyzed formulas may be used for high risk infants who are not exclusively breastfed. Maternal elimination diets during pregnancy and lactation are...
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Randomizowane badanie manekinowe porównujące skuteczność uzyskania dostępu doszpikowego i dożylnego u dziecka podczas symulowanego wstrząsu hipowolemicznego – doniesienie wstępne
Conclusions In this trial with the use of manikin which simulates a 6-year-old child, paramedic students who do not have prior experience with intraosseous access devices were able with higher efficiency and a shorter time than a standard intravenous cannula performed intravascular access. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Bezpieczeństwo pacjenta dziecięcego – na podstawie zasad Amerykańskiej Akademii Pediatrii (AAP)
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2015 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Rafał Szpakowski , Patrycja W. Zając , Grażyna Dykowska In Poland, the awareness of pediatric patient safety risks is poorly understood. Additionally, there is no publicly available incident reporting system in pediatric health care. This publication, based on principles of the American Academy of Pediatric (AAP), presents the unique perspective to children in health care and discusses the further direction of changes in the field of pediatric patient safety in Poland. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - June 26, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

The evaluation of life quality of families of children after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
Conclusions PEG is a common form of access used in enteral nutrition in children that significantly improves the quality of life of families, but often requires additional nutrition intervention. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 24, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Rozległa jamistość rdzenia współistniejąca z malformacją Chiariego typu 1 – opis przypadku
We present a case of a boy diagnosed at 2 years of age due to a psychomotor development delay. By physical examination on admission mild dysmorphic facial features, short neck and generalized hypotonia with presented deep tendon reflexes were observed. On the basis of magnetic resonance imaging extensive syringomyelia coexisting with the Chiari I malformation was diagnosed. In the described child posterior fossa decompression was performed with improvement in the form of significant regression of syringomyelic cavities. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 23, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Green teeth resulting from neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: Report of a case
Publication date: Available online 23 December 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Norma Suely Falcão de Oliveira Melo , Regina Paula Guimarães Vieira Cavalcante da Silva , Antonio Adilson Soares de Lima In general, cosmetic changes or painful disorders often lead parents to seek dental care for their children. Several systemic disorders in pediatric patients can produce dental alterations. One of the manifestations of these disorders is the elevated serum level of bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia), a product of hemoglobin degradation, which is deposited in mineralized and soft tissues. The aim of this art...
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 23, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Farmakoterapia gorączki u dzieci – postępowanie rodziców przed uzyskaniem porady lekarskiej
Conclusions It is necessary to put greatest push on instructing parents in range of fever treatment by physicians of first contacts. Lack of knowledge can be a reason of inefficacy of employed procedure. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 23, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Rzekomobłoniaste zapalenie jelit u dzieci
Publication date: Available online 19 December 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Kamila Mielniczuk , Mieczysława Czerwionka-Szaflarska Pseudomembranous colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease, which is the most severe type of CDI (Clostridium difficile infection). The most important risk factor of infection is antimicrobial therapy. It can be diagnosed macroscopically during endoscopy or operation of digestive system (“pseudomembranes” on the mucosa) or in histopathological examination biopsy of intestine (microscopically). The clinical manifestation includes watery-mucous diarrhea, abdominal pains an...
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Sepsa w 2014 roku – kontrowersje i nowości
Publication date: Available online 19 December 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska Author(s): Piotr Buda , Marek Migdał , Ryszard Grenda , Janusz Książyk Sepsis is a severe inflammatory response to the infection leading to the multiorgan failure. Authors present a nomenclature, pathogenesis, differential diagnosis, and potential therapeutic approaches of the sepsis based on recent, subjectively selected articles in the medical literature. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Rozległa jamistość rdzenia współistniejąca z malformacją Arnolda i Chiariego I – opis przypadku
We present a case of a boy diagnosed at 2 years of age due to a psychomotor development delay. By physical examination on admission mild dysmorphic facial features, short neck and generalized hypotonia which presented deep tendon reflexes were observed. On the basis of magnetic resonance imaging extensive syringomyelia coexisting with the Arnold-Chiari I malformation was diagnosed. In the described child posterior fossa decompression was performed with improvement in the form of significant regression of syringomyelic cavities. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 6, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Zakażenia gronkowcowe u dzieci z chorobami nowotworowymi lub poddawanych przeszczepieniu komórek krwiotwórczych
Conclusions The first episode of infection occurred much earlier in HSCT than PHO patients. The incidence of Staphylococcus spp. infection was similar in both groups of patients. Favorable outcome of the infection reached 96.4% and 95.1% episodes in PHO and HSCT patients, respectively. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 6, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Zmiany ilościowe limfocytów B i ich subpopulacji CD5+ i CD23+ u dzieci szkolnych z dysplazją oskrzelowo-płucną
Conclusions 1. In schoolchildren, born preterm with respiratory insufficiency, who became sick with BPD there are quantitative changes of B lymphocytes and their subpopulation CD23+ B. 2. The severity of BPD has a crucial influence on the decrease of B lymphocytes and on the increase of CD23+ lymphocytes. 3. Quantitative analysis of B lymphocytes and CD23+ lymphocytes in schoolchildren with past severe neonatal pathology may be useful for the assessment of immunological reactions in children with BPD and for determining their immune defences. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - December 6, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Alginiany w leczeniu refluksu żołądkowo-przełykowego u dzieci: przegląd systematyczny badań z randomizacją
Conclusion The efficacy of alginates for the management of children with gastroesophageal reflux/reflux disease has not been convincingly documented. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 27, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Przepuklina pępowinowa i wytrzewienie wrodzone – różnice i podobieństwa w etiologii, diagnostyce oraz postępowaniu z noworodkiem
This article presents etiology and strategies in diagnostics and in prenatal and postnatal management in these disorders. There are similarities and differences between gastroschisis and omphalocele which are essential for correct patient management. Most abdominal wall defects are detected antenatally. Prenatal diagnosis may influence timing, route and location of delivery and it facilitates postnatal multidisciplinary approach. The goal of surgical treatment is to place the herniated viscera back into the abdomen and close the wall defect. Options include primary closure, staged approaches and delayed closure with epithe...
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Zaburzenia przewodu pokarmowego i terapia żywieniowa dzieci z zaburzeniami ze spektrum autyzmu – aktualny stan wiedzy
Publication date: July–August 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 89, Issue 4 Author(s): Patrycja Szachta , Monika Frank , Mirosława Gałecka , Iwona Ignyś The incidence of autism spectrum disorders is steadily growing. The ultimate cause of the disease still has not been determined. However with a high probability it is known that the pathogenesis of characterized disorders is multifactorial. One of the aspects that could have a negative impact on the patient's behavior is abnormal distribution of gluten, casein, and probably another nutrients, which is the result of epithelium of the small intestine enzymes de...
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Paleodieta – czy dieta przodków może zapobiegać chorobom cywilizacyjnym?
Publication date: July–August 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 89, Issue 4 Author(s): Agata Kanieska , Kamil K. Hozyasz The concept of paleolithic diet is based on an assumption that modern human is not evolutionarily adapted to contemporary nutrition, which may result in high frequency of diseases considered as civilization-related such as ischemic heart disease, arterial hypertension, obesity, diabetes, cancer and other. In the article, reconstruction of the diet is presented and it is compared to modern nutrition guidelines. In addition, the most common objections against the paleodiet are quoted. The subjec...
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Wzmacnianie pokarmu kobiecego – potrzeby, możliwości i ograniczenia
Publication date: July–August 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 89, Issue 4 Author(s): Aleksandra Wesołowska , Magdalena Orczyk-Pawiłowicz , Urszula Bernatowicz-Łojko , Maria Katarzyna Borszewska-Kornacka Clinical nutrition is one of the essential components of the intensive care of the preterm infant. Feeding during the first period after the birth is not only significant for improvement of preterm infants’ current medical condition, but it also affects the quality of their life in the future. Therefore issues concerning feeding of premature infants are the subject of guidelines and position of ESPGHAN...
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Stan odżywienia dzieci z objawami alergii atopowej
Conclusion Children with AD need nutritional status monitoring. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Słoiczkowe dania z żółtkiem dla niemowląt – przyczółek zdrowej diety
Conclusion Better information on nutritional value of yolk and counselling of parents is desirable. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Objawy kliniczne hipogammaglobulinemii u niemowląt i małych dzieci – znaczenie diagnostyczne „10 Objawów Ostrzegawczych Pierwotnego Niedoboru Odporności”
Conclusions Awareness of primary immunodeficiency is a task of physicians in ambulatory and hospital health care and concerns both pediatricians as well as other medical specialists. “10 Warning Signs of Primary Immunodeficiency” is a valuable assistance to take measures of diagnosing PIDs in children with infections; however, a diverse manifestation of these disorders indicates the necessity of expanding and updating the recommendations for diagnosing PIDs. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Zakażenia układu moczowego u dzieci
Publication date: July–August 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 89, Issue 4 Author(s): Helena Ziółkowska Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a frequently occurring clinical problem in childhood. As many as 1–3% girls and 1% boys will be diagnosed with UTI in first 5 years of live. Several guidelines exist on UTI in children. All the available guidelines underline the importance of a correct diagnosis of febrile UTI to allow a more rational use of antibiotics and imaging. High body temperature, abdominal pain, back pain and high procalcitonin levels (>0.5ng/ml) during the acute phase of disease ...
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Errata do artykułu: Kardiomiopatia restrykcyjna – historia ze szczęśliwym zakończeniem [Pediatria Polska 2014;89(4):285–291]
Publication date: September–October 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 89, Issue 5 Author(s): Agata Zamecznik , Beata Kierzkowska , Katarzyna Niewiadomska-Jarosik , Jarosław Rycaj , Beata Chodór , Jerzy Stańczyk (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Increasing Exposure to Antibody-Stimulating Proteins and Polysaccharides in Vaccines Is Not Associated with Risk of Autism
Conclusion In this study of MCO members, increasing exposure to antibody-stimulating proteins and polysaccharides in vaccines during the first 2 years of life was not related to the risk of developing an ASD. (J Pediatr 2013;163:561–7). (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Profesor dr hab. n. przyr. Teresa Laskowska-Klita 1935–2013
Publication date: September–October 2014 Source:Pediatria Polska, Volume 89, Issue 5 Author(s): Joanna Gajewska , Jadwiga Ambroszkiewicz , Magdalena Chełchowska (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Przetaczanie krwi małoletnim pacjentom, których rodzice są Świadkami Jehowy – wybrane zagadnienia prawne
This study is an attempt to systematize the jurisprudence and literature on this subject and presenting practical guidance for doctors. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Przysadkowa oporność na hormony tarczycy u 12-letniej dziewczynki
We report a 12-year-old girl with this syndrome who was admitted due to tachycardia, goiter and elevated concentrations of total and free thyroid hormones in the absence of TSH suppression. The key test in the rapid diagnosis was the analysis of thyroid hormone receptor gene THRB mutation. The increasing availability of these tests and their relatively low cost allow to avoid excessive diagnostics, bringing significant clinical and economic benefits. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

Mechaniczna niedrożność jelit u 17-letniej pacjentki z jadłowstrętem psychicznym i niedokonanym zwrotem jelit – opis przypadku
We report a case of mechanical ileus in a patient with AN. The current disease and its treatment (risperidon) as well as intraoperatively diagnosed congenital defect (intestinal malrotation) probably contributed to the occurrence of this severe complication. (Source: Pediatria Polska)
Source: Pediatria Polska - November 19, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research