Georgeta Diaconu

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UNLABELLED The aim of this study was to determine clinico-radiologic correlations, using cranial magnetic resonance imaging (IRM)/computed tomographic exam (CT), in cerebral palsy (CP). MATERIAL AND METHOD We studied 129 children (86 males, 43 females; aged 2-18 years) diagnosed with different types of CP. Computed tomographic examinations was performed(More)
UNLABELLED Celiac disease (CD) is an immune-mediated enteropathy triggered by the ingestion of gluten in genetically susceptible individuals and neurologic manifestations may be one of the presentations form. The aim of this study was to report the incidence of neurologic manifestations in children with CD. MATERIAL AND METHODS Between 2000-2010, 48(More)
Ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T) is a genetic disease, which mainly affects the skin and the central nervous system. Authors present 3 cases that presented for walking disorders starting at the age of 2 to 4 years old. All patients had a history of repeated broncho-pulmonary infections. In one case the syndrome was well defined, both clinically and(More)
UNLABELLED Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a life-shortening, autosomal-recessive disorder characterized by intestinal malabsorption, impaired growth and lung disease. Recurrent pulmonary infections in children with CF are often associated with nutritional deficiencies. AIM To emphasize the effects of recurrent pulmonary infections on nutritional status in(More)
The neurocutaneous syndromes are characterized by congenital dysplastic abnormalities involving the skin and nervous system. We included in the study 23 children diagnosed with different types of neurocutaneous syndrome (10 patients with tuberous sclerosis, 5 with Sturge-Weber syndrome and 8 with neurofibromatosis type 1 and epilepsy'. The factors studied(More)
The paper presents a case of entero-mesenteric venous infarct, occurred in a man of 34 years, discovered intraoperator, when to intervene surgically in emergency surgery for acute abdomen of peritonitic type. The etiology of this venous infarct was posttraumatic, the patient underwent an abdominal aggression with seven days prior to onset of symptoms. In(More)
Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a complex disorder. The onset of the disease is in childhood. The most important symptoms of ADHD are hyperactive, impulsive and inattention symptoms. In addition, children with this syndrome often have difficulties with other aspects of their learning, emotional modulation, organization, motivation,(More)
Varicella zoster virus fetopathy occurs in infants after infection with varicella-zoster virus from mother during the fi rst two trimesters of pregnancy. The authors describe the case of a female infant, aged 4 months, which came under observation for neuro developmental delay for chronological age. Neurological exam, abnomalities detected on ophthalmologic(More)
Lamotrigine (LTG) is an antiepileptic drug whose therapeutic effect may be due to inhibition of the excitatory transmitter glutamate release. The aim of this study is to evaluate LTG efficacity and tolerability in the therapy of drug-resistant epilepsy in children. LTG is tested in 27 patients with different forms of epilepsy. Results show a satisfactory(More)
Rasmussen's syndrome is a specific progressive disease affecting primarily one hemisphere, accompanied by intractable seizures and leading to severe neurologic and mental deficit. The authors present one child with frequent partial motor seizures and myoclonic seizures refractory to antiepileptic drug therapy who was diagnosed with epilepsia partialis(More)