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Mycophenolate mofetil in juvenile dermatomyositis: a case series
The objective of this study was to report the use of Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) in Juvenile Dermatomyositis (JDM). A retrospective chart review of children diagnosed with JDM having received MMF wasExpand
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Review article: tolevamer, a novel toxin‐binding polymer: overview of preclinical pharmacology and physicochemical properties
Background  Tolevamer is a novel toxin‐binding polymer that is currently being investigated in clinical trials for the treatment of patients who have Clostridium difficile‐associated diarrhoea.
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Sib pair with previously unreported skeletal dysplasia
We report on a consanguineous Lebanese family in which a sister and brother had developmental delay, dysmorphic facial appearance, narrow chest, prominent abdomen, and short limbs. NeonatalExpand
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Self‐healing juvenile cutaneous mucinosis: Clinical and histopathologic findings of 9 patients: The relevance of long‐term follow‐up
Background: Self‐healing juvenile cutaneous mucinosis (SHJCM) is a rare disorder, and its pathogenesis and long‐term prognosis are unknown. Objective: To elucidate the clinical and histopathologicExpand
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A rare case of renal hemangioma presenting as polycythemia.
Instances of renal cell carcinoma and erythropoietin-producing renal cysts presenting as polycythemia are well documented. To our knowledge, no case of hemangioma presenting as polycythemia has beenExpand
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PReS-FINAL-2103: Real life management of VZV infection or reactivation in rheumatic children on biologics: the French experience
Treatments of severe rheumatic conditions in children are increasingly based on biologics. The most common adverse events on all kind of biologics are mild infections in ENT, pulmonary and urinaryExpand
THU0593 Multicentric osteolysis with nodulosis and arthropathy (MONA): report of the first lebanese family
Background “Multicentric Osteolysis with Nodulosis and Arthropathy” (MONA) also known as Winchester-Torg syndrome is a rare chronic skeleton disorder caused by matrix metalloproteinase 2 (MMP2)Expand
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Juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a single center Lebanese study
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) is the most frequent rheumatic disease in childhood. Many variations of JIA are described in different populations. Lebanon is a small middle-eastern country whereExpand
THU0528 Sting-associated vasculopathy with onset in infancy (SAVI): a differential diagnosis of inflammatory interstitial lung disease
Background STING-Associated Vasculopathy with onset in Infancy (SAVI) is an auto-inflammatory monogenic disease. SAVI is caused by an upregulation of type I interferon signaling due to sporadic orExpand