Legg Calve Perthes Disease

Legg Calve Perthes Disease

Today we’re going to discuss Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. The learning objectives today are, one, to describe the epidemiology and etiology of Legg-Calve-Perthes, to understand the clinical presentation and differential diagnosis of Legg-Calve-Perthes, and to learn the basic management of Legg-Calve-Perthes. Legg-Calve-Perthes is one of the most common hip disorders in pediatrics. It is also known as […]

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Chronic Granulomatous Disease

Chronic Granulomatous Disease

Hi. My name is Cheryl Lin. Today, we will be talking about chronic granulomatous disease. By the end of this lecture, you should be able to describe the pathophysiology, identify the clinical presentation and clinical concern, and understand the diagnosis and management of chronic granulomatous disease, or CGD for short. CGD is a disorder of […]

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Infectious Mononucleosis

Infectious Mononucleosis

Hello. My name is Rebecca Sadun, and I’m a resident in the departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Duke University. This is going to be a Learning In 10 on infectious mononucleosis. By the end of this presentation, you will be able to recognize the symptom pattern of infectious mono, also known as mono, […]

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A Clinical Approach to Pediatric Heart Murmurs

A Clinical Approach to Pediatric Heart Murmurs

A Clinical Approach to Pediatric Heart Murmurs. When evaluating a heart murmur, the most important thing to determine is whether the murmur is innocent or pathologic. The majority of cardiac murmurs in children are innocent, with no underlying heart defect. However, it is important to identify pathologic murmurs that are a manifestation of cardiac abnormalities. […]

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