Kisito Nagalo

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Introduction: La mortalité néonatale demeure un problème majeur de santé publique dans les pays en développement. Notre étude avait pour but de déterminer la morbidité et la mortalité des nouveau-nés à Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Méthodes: Une étude rétrospective sur 10 années a permis d'inclure tous les nouveau-nés admis dans l'Unité de Néonatologie de la(More)
Here we report the association of giant aplasia cutis congenita in a newborn black male with Goltz syndrome. The cutis aplasia defect is extensive and circonscript at the vertex. The cerebral structures are visible through the lesions. In addition, the patient has a low birth weight, syndactyly, adactyly, cutaneous atrophy, and areas of hyperpigmentation on(More)
  • Kisito Nagalo
  • Archives de pédiatrie : organe officiel de la…
  • 2009
Whooping cough (pertussis) is a contagious disease caused by Bordetella pertussis that can be prevented by vaccination. The disease is particularly severe in infants who are less than 3 months old, who are not protected against the disease and are often contaminated by their parents. Atypical presentations are frequent and neonatal pertussis is rare. We(More)
Background: Cleft lip and/or palate are the most common orofacial malformations. Many studies, especially in developed countries have been conducted on this malformation, but in Burkina Faso, data are scarce and they are not specific to children. The aim of this study was to report the epidemiological, clinical and therapeutic aspects of cleft lip and/or(More)
Le syndrome des brides amniotiques est une embryo-foetopathie rare, d'étiopathogénie encore inconnue, caractérisé par des malformations crânio-faciales, thoraco-abdominales, des membres et des extrémités. Afin de discuter des difficultés diagnostiques et thérapeutiques du syndrome des brides amniotiques, nous rapportons cinq cas de ce syndrome. Ces cas(More)
Introduction: Le paludisme reste un problème majeur de santé publique en Afrique subsaharienne. Le but de l'étude était d'étudier le paludisme congénital maladie et les objectifs étaient de déterminer la prévalence du paludisme congénital maladie, de décrire sa présentation clinique et biologique, et de calculer son taux de mortalité. Méthodes: Une étude(More)
Data concerning Cryptosporidium parvum infection in Black Africa are highly fragmentary. A 12-month study was carried out on 1392 stool specimens from children under 36 months of age with (n = 756) or without diarrhea (n = 629) in the Pediatric Department of Bobo Dioulasso Hospital in Burkina Faso. In 558 children HIV blood tests were also performed. The(More)
Introduction: The management of congenital heart diseases in countries with limited technical facilities poses real problems to practitioners. Yet, a good medical followup permits to improve these children’s life quality before any eventual surgery. Our study aims at examining the evolutionary and prognostic aspects of these congenital heart diseases in(More)