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Autoimmune-associated congenital heart block: demographics, mortality, morbidity and recurrence rates obtained from a national neonatal lupus registry.
OBJECTIVES The present study describes the demographics, mortality, morbidity and recurrence rates of autoimmune-associated congenital heart block (CHB) using information from the Research RegistryExpand
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Erythema multiforme: a critical review of characteristics, diagnostic criteria, and causes.
Erythema multiforme (EM), in its modern definition, is an acute, self-limited syndrome with distinctive skin lesions with or without mucosal lesions. Use of the terminology "EM minor" and "EM major"Expand
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Cutaneous manifestations of neonatal lupus without heart block: characteristics of mothers and children enrolled in a national registry.
OBJECTIVE To extend the information base on cutaneous manifestations of neonatal lupus erythematosus (NLE) with regard to maternal disease, sex of child, onset, localization, influence of UV light,Expand
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Elevated levels of interferon gamma, tumor necrosis factor alpha, interleukins 2, 4, and 5, but not interleukin 10, are present in recurrent aphthous stomatitis.
OBJECTIVE To investigate our hypothesis that recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS), an inflammatory disease of the oral mucosa, is the result of an abnormal oral mucosal cytokine cascade leading to anExpand
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Rofecoxib‐Induced Instant Aquagenic Wrinkling of the Palms
Abstract: An 18‐year‐old woman presented with a 3‐week complaint of exaggerated palmar wrinkling and swelling following brief exposure (1–2 minutes) of her hands to water. She had a history of mixedExpand
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Color Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology
High-quality color photographs enhance this practical, clinical textbook of pediatric dermatology written to aid the physician in diagnosing and treating common and uncommon skin diseases inExpand
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Location of port-wine stains and the likelihood of ophthalmic and/or central nervous system complications.
Of 310 patients with port-wine stains, 68% had more than one dermatome involved; 85% had unilateral and 15% had a bilateral distribution of their port-wine stain. At the time of examination, 8% ofExpand
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Human herpesvirus 6 is present in lesions of Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a disease characterized by Langerhans cell infiltration of skin and bone, with its most severe form manifested by multifocal infiltration of many organs. TheExpand
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Initial lesion size as a predictive factor in determining the response of port-wine stains in children treated with the pulsed dye laser.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the response of facial port-wine stains in children to pulsed (450 microseconds) dye (577- or 585-nm) laser treatment based on the age of the patient and the size of theExpand
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Prevalence of positive epicutaneous tests among infants, children, and adolescents.
We studied 314 otherwise healthy children younger than 18 years of age with epicutaneous testing, and found that 20% of those tested had at least one positive epicutaneous test result. Neomycin,Expand
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