Common Symptoms, but Rare Diagnoses in Neonatology: October 2015
Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals
Table of Contents
Necrotizing Enterocolitis in a Full-Term Infant
Alison Chu, MD; and Harvey K. Chiu, MD
Vein of Galen Arteriovenous Malformation in a Neonate
Theodore De Beritto, MD, MS; Owais A. Khan, MD, MPH; Joseph R. Hageman, MD; and Michael Schreiber, MD
Tachycardia in the Neonate
Joyce Woo, MD; Owais A. Khan, MD, MPH; Leslie Caldarelli, MD; and Paula Williams, MS, MD
Acute Renal Failure in the Neonate
Owais A. Khan, MD, MPH; Joseph R. Hageman, MD; and Christopher Clardy, MD
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1. Recognize potential associations with necrotizing enterocolitis in a full-term infant.
2. Recognize the clinical signs and symptoms of a vein of Galen arteriovenous malformation and initiate appropriate treatment and management.
3. Identify the most common causes of fetal and neonatal tachycardia and tachyarrhythmia.
4. Identify the various causes of acute renal failure in a neonate, including renal vein thrombosis and potential treatment modalities.
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Reviewer names: Thomas J. Selva, MD, CME Director, Pediatric Annals; Stanford T. Shulman, Editor-in-chief, Pediatric Annals
Guest Editor: Leslie Caldarelli, MD
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