Fatemeh Abdollah Gorji

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Allergy to wheat is a common food allergy. In spite of this fact, there is not enough literature regarding the features and outgrowing of this allergy. The objective of this study was to evaluate the manifestations of this allergy and to follow the patients to evaluate whether outgrowing allergy happens again and when it occurs.Eight wheat allergic patients(More)
INTRODUCTION Generalized joint hypermobility is deemed to be an underlying risk factor for many clinical conditions. The goal of this study was to determine the prevalence of generalized joint hypermobility in patients with vesicoureteral reflux. MATERIALS AND METHODS This was a cross-sectional study on 313 children, 3 to 15 years old, with a history of(More)
BACKGROUND AND AIMS The ketogenic diet is an effective medical therapy for intractable childhood epilepsy. However, it has drawbacks in that it restricts calories, fluids and protein. The Atkins diet may also induce ketosis without those restrictions. Our objective was to evaluate the efficacy of a modified Atkins diet in children with intractable childhood(More)
OBJECTIVE Headache is a common disabling neurological disorder and migraine comprises more than half the causes of recurrent headaches in children. Despite extended prevalence of this type of headache there is lack of evidence about best drug treatment for migraine. So we aimed to compare the therapeutic effects of these drugs on childhood migraine. (More)
BACKGROUND For many years, subcutaneous therapeutic port system was known as a major route to access central veins. However, significant complications have been reported through recent years. One of the most important complications of subcutaneous port implantation is skin necrosis. In order to decrease this complication, we would like to introduce(More)
INTRODUCTION Hypertension is one of the most common diseases in the world and a major risk factor for cardiovascular, renal, and neurologic diseases. It seems that hypertension and overweight in children are a growing epidemic. The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of hypertension in school-aged children in Tehran. MATERIALS AND METHODS(More)
OBJECTIVE Although the use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) has been evaluated globally, there are few studies in our country on this subject. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence, pattern of use, parental sources of information, and benefits of CAM in epileptic children in Tehran. MATERIALS & METHODS One hundred(More)
OBJECTIVE Anticonvulsant drugs can cause various forms of skin drug reactions, ranging from exanthema to severe blistering reactions. An association between HLA-B*1502 allele and severe skin reactions have been reported. MATERIALS & METHODS Fifteen patients with severe skin reactions following treatment with anticonvulsant drugs (Carbamazepine,(More)
INTRODUCTION Herein, the results of a prospective study evaluating the efficacy and safety of treatment with deferasirox are studied in iron-overloaded patients with β-thalassemia major during an 18-month trial. METHODS Thirty patients who were previously chelated with deferoxamine with/without deferiprone, and fulfilled the inclusion criteria were(More)
OBJECTIVE To elucidate the effects of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) on bone health status of ambulatory epileptic children. METHODS A total of 120 epileptic children aged 2-15 y were enrolled in three groups. The first group was on therapy with carbamazepine, phenobarbital or primidone. The second was treated with valproic acid and the third group was(More)