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Traumatic Hyphema 0

Hyphema

Injuries to the face are commonly encountered when caring for children. We have previously reviewed several facial injury topics (see, Mandibular Fractures, Dental...

Puff of Smoke 2

Moyamoya

One of the refreshing aspects of taking care of children is that, generally, they don’t have a mile long list of...

Road Rash Friction Injury 1

Road Rash

Certainly, pediatric rashes can be a challenge (and we have discussed my “Approach to the Pediatric Rash” previously).  One “rash,” however,...

Endocarditis 0

Endocarditis in Children

Many conditions may present subtly in children (ex, Inborn Errors of Metabolism, HUS, Pneumonia), but the subtle presentations of cardiac disease are often...