Michel Pletincx

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BACKGROUND Varicella universal vaccination (UV) has been implemented in many countries for several years. Nevertheless, varicella UV remains debated in Europe and few data are available on the real burden of infection. We assessed the burden of varicella in Belgium through analysis of hospitalised cases during a 1-year period. METHODS Data on children(More)
Growth failure often complicates Crohn's disease in pediatric patients and is principally due to inadequate caloric intake. To assess whether intermittent courses of an elemental diet could reestablish growth, 8 children (aged 9.8-14.2 yr) with Crohn's disease and growth failure entered into a prospective trial. Each patient was studied during an(More)
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