Full Text Journal Articles about
Congenital Pneumonia

Advertisement

Find full text journal articles






Adult outcomes of childhood bronchiectasis.

Dawn Sibanda, Rosalyn Singleton, John Clark, Christine Desnoyers, Ellen Hodges, Gretchen Day, Gregory Redding,

Recent literature has highlighted the importance of transition from paediatric to adult care for children with chronic conditions. Non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis is an important cause of respiratory morbidity in low-income countries and in indigenous children from affluent countries; however, there is little information about adult outcomes of childhood bronchiectasis. We ... Read more >>

Int J Circumpolar Health (International journal of circumpolar health)
[2020, 79(1):1731059]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Treatment Options for Hydrocephalus Following Foramen Magnum Decompression for Chiari I Malformation: A Multicenter Study.

Andrea Bartoli, Jehuda Soleman, Assaf Berger, Jeffrey H Wisoff, Eveline Teresa Hidalgo, Francesco T Mangano, Robert F Keating, Ulrich W Thomale, Frederick Boop, Jonathan Roth, Shlomi Constantini,

BACKGROUND:New-onset hydrocephalus following foramen magnum decompression (FMD) for Chiari I malformation (CM-I) is rare; its natural history and pathophysiology are poorly understood. OBJECTIVE:To describe a series of patients who developed hydrocephalus following FMD for CM-I, provide possible explanations of this phenomenon, and outline treatment options. METHODS:Out of patients undergoing FMD ... Read more >>

Neurosurgery (Neurosurgery)
[2020, 86(4):500-508]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

An Autopsy Case of Idiopathic Pleuroparenchymal Fibroelastosis with Left Vocal Cord Paralysis and a Rapid Deterioration without an Acute Exacerbation.

Chizuru Futatsuya, Hiroshi Minato, Yurie Okayama, Kazuyoshi Katayanagi, Hiroshi Kurumaya, Mizuki Yuasa, Koichi Nishi,

Idiopathic pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis (IPPFE) is a generally slow-progressing rare disorder of unknown etiology. The direct cause of death in cases of IPPFE is rarely investigated. We experienced an autopsy case of a Japanese man with IPPFE and found aspiration pneumonia to be the major trigger of death. The individual had ... Read more >>

Intern. Med. (Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan))
[2020, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Risk Factors of Respiratory Diseases Among Neonates in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Qena University Hospital, Egypt.

Khaled A Abdel Baseer, Mostafa Mohamed, Eman A Abd-Elmawgood,

Background:Respiratory diseases in newborns are considered major causes of neonatal morbidity and mortality especially in developing countries. Its causes are diverse and require early detection and management. This study aimed for detection of the prevalence and risk factors of respiratory diseases in addition to outcome among neonates admitted in neonatal ... Read more >>

Ann Glob Health (Annals of global health)
[2020, 86(1):22]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Fatal congenital tuberculosis owing to late diagnosis of maternal tuberculosis: case report and review of congenital tuberculosis in China.

Jing-Min Sun, Chang Wang, Dan-Qun Jin, Fang Deng,

Congenital tuberculosis (TB) is rare and the prognosis is poor if not detected early. The diagnosis is often delayed owing to non-specific clinical presentation, misdiagnosis and undiagnosed maternal TB during pregnancy. A 12-day-old girl presented with a 5-day history of fever, cough, poor feeding and respiratory distress. Her mother had ... Read more >>

Paediatr Int Child Health (Paediatrics and international child health)
[2020, :1-5]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Combined mutations of NKX2-1 and surfactant protein C genes for refractory low oxyhemoglobin saturation and interstitial pneumonia: A case report.

Rui Gu, Guangyong Ye, Yimin Zhou, Zhou Jiang,

RATIONALE:Mutations of the NKX2-1 gene are associated with brain-lung-thyroid syndrome, which is characterized by benign hereditary chorea, hypothyroidism, and pulmonary disease with variable presentation. Surfactant protein C (SFTPC) gene mutations result in chronic interstitial lung disease in adults or severe neonatal respiratory distress syndrome. PATIENT CONCERNS:Recurrent hypoxemia was observed shortly ... Read more >>

Medicine (Baltimore) (Medicine)
[2020, 99(12):e19650]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Oral management of a patient with down syndrome and agammaglobulinemia: a case report.

Yasuka Kusumoto, Kohsuke Imai, Yoshio Ohyama, Haruhisa Fukayama, Osamu Shinozuka,

BACKGROUND:Down syndrome is characterized by a variety of dysmorphic features and congenital malformations, such as congenital heart disease, gastrointestinal disease, and other conditions like leukemia and autoimmune disorders. Patients with Down syndrome are highly prone to respiratory tract infections, which might be fatal to them. However, there are only few ... Read more >>

BMC Oral Health (BMC oral health)
[2020, 20(1):71]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



EXTRA-CORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION FOR NEONATAL RESPIRATORY SUPPORT.

Antonio F Corno, Gail M Faulkner, Chris Harvey,

To review our experience with Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) for respiratory support in neonates. From 1989 to 2018 2,114 patients underwent respiratory ECMO support, with 764(36%) neonates. Veno-Venous (V-V) cannulation was used in 428(56%) neonates and Veno-Arterial (V-A) in 336(44%). Historically V-V ECMO was our preferred modality, but due to ... Read more >>

Semin. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. (Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Neurological outcomes of congenital Zika syndrome in toddlers and preschoolers: a case series.

Heloisa Viscaino Fernandes Souza Pereira, Stella Pinto Dos Santos, Ana Paula Rodrigues Lazzari Amâncio, Patricia Soares de Oliveira-Szejnfeld, Edneusa Oliveira Flor, Jousilene de Sales Tavares, Rayssa Vieira Brandão Ferreira, Fernanda Tovar-Moll, Melania Maria Ramos de Amorim, Adriana Melo,

BACKGROUND:Congenital Zika syndrome causes a spectrum of neurological symptoms with varying effects on function that require different therapeutic strategies. To date, this spectrum of effects and its clinical implications have not been completely described. We describe the neurological examination findings in toddlers and preschoolers, including predominant symptom complexes and comorbidities. ... Read more >>

Lancet Child Adolesc Health (The Lancet. Child & adolescent health)
[2020, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Recent advances in primary immunodeficiency: from molecular diagnosis to treatment.

Giorgia Bucciol, Isabelle Meyts,

The technological advances in diagnostics and therapy of primary immunodeficiency are progressing at a fast pace. This review examines recent developments in the field of inborn errors of immunity, from their definition to their treatment. We will summarize the challenges posed by the growth of next-generation sequencing in the clinical ... Read more >>

F1000Res (F1000Research)
[2020, 9:]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Recurrent Pneumonias in a Previously Healthy and Immunocompetent Young Adult: A Case Report Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome.

David Esteban Estrada, Francisco L Uribe-Buritica, Carlos Andrés Vargas, Carlos García, William Martínez,

BACKGROUND Mounier-Kuhn syndrome is a rare clinical condition characterized by marked tracheal and bronchial dilatation. It is commonly associated with multiple respiratory infections due to the inability to mobilize secretions, chronic cough, and decline in lung capacity. Although it is a rare disease, the number of cases reported in the ... Read more >>

Am J Case Rep (The American journal of case reports)
[2020, 21:e918535]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Acute kidney injury among critically ill neonates in a tertiary hospital in Tanzania; Prevalence, risk factors and outcome.

Naomi A Mwamanenge, Evelyn Assenga, Francis F Furia,

BACKGROUND:Neonatal acute kidney injury contributes to high mortality in developing countries. The burden of neonatal AKI is not known in Tanzania despite having high neonatal mortality. This study was conducted to determine the burden of AKI among critically ill neonates admitted at Muhimbili National Hospital. METHODS:This was a cross-sectional study ... Read more >>

PLoS ONE (PloS one)
[2020, 15(2):e0229074]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Antenatal corticosteroids for women at risk of preterm delivery: the "Emperor's New Clothes" tale in medical practice.

Mehmet Sinan Beksac, Ayse Korkmaz, Taner Kasapoglu, Pinar Ozdemir, Erdal Cosgun, Atakan Tanacan,

Objective: To introduce the effect of a single course of betamethasone for pregnant women at risk of preterm delivery (PTD).Materials and methods: In this study, a single course of 12 mg Bethamethasone was administered twice in 24 h (between 24-34 gestational weeks) for antenatal corticosteroid prophylaxis. Four hundred ninety-three neonates fulfilled the ... Read more >>

J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med. (The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians)
[2020, :1-8]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



The diagnostic value of combined indexes in Acute Renal injury after Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery in infants with Congenital Heart Disease

Hua Cao, Haifei Yu, Xinrui Wang, Qiang Chen, Liangpu Xu,

<title>Abstract</title> <p> Objective: To investigate the incidence and risk factors of acute renal injury (AKI) after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) cardiac surgery in infants with congenital heart disease(CHD). Methods: Single-center data from a total of 613 infants with congenital heart disease who underwent cardiothoracic surgery in Fujian Union Hospital.The ... Read more >>

()
[, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Congenital nephrotic syndrome as a complication of whooping cough: a case report.

Ayah Kouli, Sana Sheikh Trab, Shahed Alshaghel, Mohamad Bassel Mouti, Hiba Hamdoun,

Bordetella organisms are responsible for whooping cough, which is an extremely contagious respiratory illness with substantial morbidity in infants. It is also considered one of the 10 predominant reasons for childhood decease globally, particularly before vaccination was available. Congenital nephrotic syndrome (CNS) presents within the first 3 months of life. It ... Read more >>

Oxf Med Case Reports (Oxford medical case reports)
[2020, 2020(2):omaa007]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Semiquantitative Ultrasound Assessment of Lung Aeration Correlates With Lung Tissue Inflammation.

Nadya Yousef, Giulia Vigo, Shivani Shankar-Aguilera, Daniele De Luca,

We studied the relationship between ultrasound-assessed lung aeration and inflammation in a particular population of ventilated preterm neonates with mild-to-moderate lung inflammation and no congenital heart defect. Lung aeration estimated by a semiquantitative lung ultrasound score significantly correlated with several inflammatory markers both at cellular (neutrophil count in bronchoalveolar lavage: ... Read more >>

Ultrasound Med Biol (Ultrasound in medicine & biology)
[2020, 46(5):1258-1262]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Urgent double switch operation in a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries and an untrained systemic ventricle.

Mehmet Salih Bilal, Arda Özyüksel, Mustafa Kemal Avşar, Özgür Yıldırım,

Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries is a rare cardiac abnormality. A nine-month-old male infant with the diagnosis of congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries was admitted to our clinic with a history of pulmonary artery banding to train the left ventricle three months ago. On admission, he ... Read more >>

Turk Gogus Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Derg (Turk gogus kalp damar cerrahisi dergisi)
[2020, 28(1):197-200]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



4q27 deletion and 7q36.1 microduplication in a patient with multiple malformations and hearing loss: a case report.

Maolan Wu, Xiangrong Zheng, Xia Wang, Guoyuan Zhang, Jian Kuang,

BACKGROUND:Chromosome deletions of the long arm of chromosome 4 in 4q syndrome are characterized by mild facial and digital dysmorphism, developmental delay, growth retardation, and skeletal and cardiac anomalies, which is regarded as an autism spectrum disorder. Moreover, some scarce reports indicate that patients with 4q interstitial deletion and 7p ... Read more >>

BMC Med Genomics (BMC medical genomics)
[2020, 13(1):31]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Elevated Systemic IL-10 Levels Indicate Immunodepression Leading to Nosocomial Infections after Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH) in Patients.

Shafqat Rasul Chaudhry, Ulf Dietrich Kahlert, Thomas Mehari Kinfe, Alf Lamprecht, Mika Niemelä, Daniel Hänggi, Sajjad Muhammad,

BACKGROUND:Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is a highly complex disease with very high mortality and morbidity. About one-third of SAH patients suffer from systemic infections, predominantly pneumonia, that can contribute to excess mortality after SAH. Immunodepression is probably the most important mechanism leading to infections. Interleukin-10 (IL-10) is a master regulator ... Read more >>

Int J Mol Sci (International journal of molecular sciences)
[2020, 21(5):]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



The Experience of Early Extubation After Paediatric Congenital Heart Surgery in a Chinese Hospital.

Keye Wu, Fang Chen, Yuanxiang Wang, Yunxing Ti, Huaipu Liu, Pengcheng Wang, Yiqun Ding,

BACKGROUND:Early extubation has become widely adopted in cardiac surgery practices. This study aimed to present experience of early extubation after congenital heart surgery and to explore the factors that affect successful immediate postoperative extubation and early extubation. METHODS:A retrospective analysis was performed of all patients who underwent congenital heart surgery ... Read more >>

Heart Lung Circ (Heart, lung & circulation)
[2020, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Use of airway clearance therapy in children hospitalised with acute lower respiratory tract infections in a South African paediatric hospital.

Lieselotte Corten, Brenda M Morrow,

Background:Little is known about the prescription, frequency and nature of airway clearance therapy (ACT) in children hospitalised with lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs). Objectives:To describe the characteristics and outcomes of children hospitalised with LRTIs at a tertiary paediatric hospital in South Africa and to investigate the role and impact of ... Read more >>

S Afr J Physiother (The South African journal of physiotherapy)
[2020, 76(1):1367]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Assessment of swallowing function and muscle using ultrasonography in general and family medicine.

Hidetaka Wakabayashi,

J Gen Fam Med (Journal of General and Family Medicine)
[2020, 21(2):1-2]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Pulmonary Toxoplasmosis Diagnosed on Transbronchial Lung Biopsy in a Mechanically Ventilated Patient.

Delyse Garg, Nikhil Madan, Omar Qaqish, Sandhya Nagarakanti, Vipul Patel,

Toxoplasma gondii is a protozoan parasite that infects up to a third of the world's population. Infection is mainly acquired by ingestion of food or water that is contaminated with oocysts shed by cats or consuming undercooked meat containing tissue cysts. Primary infection is subclinical in immunocompetent hosts. Invasive toxoplasmosis ... Read more >>

Case Rep Infect Dis (Case reports in infectious diseases)
[2020, 2020:9710182]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Etiologic spectrum of interstitial lung diseases in Chinese children older than 2 years of age.

Xiaolei Tang, Huimin Li, Hui Liu, Hui Xu, Haiming Yang, Jinrong Liu, Shunying Zhao,

BACKGROUND:Childhood interstitial lung diseases (ILD) (chILD) refer to a rare heterogeneous group of disorders. Global collaborations have been working on the etiologies and classification scheme of chILD. With the development of medical technologies, some new diseases were identified to be associated with chILD and its etiologic spectrum is expanding. The ... Read more >>

Orphanet J Rare Dis (Orphanet journal of rare diseases)
[2020, 15(1):25]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



[Clinical analysis of 96 cases of congenital cystic lung lesions in children].

R Guo, Y X Zou, J Zhai, L S Zhao,

Objective: To summarize the diagnosis, clinical manifestations, treatment and prognosis of congenital cystic lung lesions. Methods: A retrospective study described the clinical course of 96 patients (46 female and 50 male) diagnosed with congenital cystic lung lesions treated at the Tianjin Children's Hospital from January 2010 to March 2019. The ... Read more >>

Zhonghua Er Ke Za Zhi (Zhonghua er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of pediatrics)
[2020, 58(1):19-24]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Disclaimer
7.2924 s