Jean-François Segura

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Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome represents a severe variant of dyskeratosis congenita (Zinsser-Cole-Engman syndrome). This X-linked recessive, progressive, multisystemic disorder reported so far in 12 pedigrees is characterised by intrauterine growth retardation, microcephaly, cerebellar hypoplasia, mental retardation, progressive combined immune deficiency(More)
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to answer if the longitudinal intestinal lengthening and tailoring (LILT) by Bianchi, modified by Aigrain, can allow the child to be weaned from parenteral nutrition (PN) and if the length of the bowel after the procedure can influence the results of the absorption test such as Schilling or D-xylose test. PATIENTS AND(More)
The aim of the IVANHOE study was to determine the real-world impact of the rotavirus vaccine, controlling for epidemic-to-epidemic variation in disease burden. A population-based prospective cohort study was conducted in Brest City and 7 suburban districts (CUB area), North-western Brittany, France (210,000 inhabitants; 5500 births per year). The(More)
Inflammatory bowel diseases have an increased risk of infections due to immunosuppressive therapies. To report the immunization status according to previous recommendations and the reasons explaining a delay, a questionnaire was filled in by the pediatric gastroenterologist, concerning outpatients, in six tertiary centers and five local hospitals, in a(More)
BACKGROUND Children with inflammatory bowel disease are at risk of vaccine-preventable diseases mostly due to immunosuppressive drugs. AIM To evaluate coverage after an awareness campaign informing patients, their parents and general practitioner about the vaccination schedule. METHODS Vaccination coverage was firstly evaluated and followed by an(More)
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