William Goldman

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BACKGROUND A receptor for leptin has been cloned from the choroid plexus, the site of cerebrospinal-fluid (CSF) production and the location of the blood/cerebrospinal-fluid barrier. Thus, this receptor might serve as a transporter for leptin. We have studied leptin concentrations in serum and (CSF). METHODS AND FINDINGS We demonstrated by radioimmunoassay(More)
PURPOSE To describe exacerbation during pregnancy of cerebellar hemangioblastoma in von Hippel-Lindau syndrome. METHOD Case-report. A 21-year-old woman with von Hippel-Lindau syndrome was found on routine ocular examination to have severe papilledema 1 week after giving birth. RESULTS Immediate magnetic resonance imaging disclosed a large cerebellar(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether central nervous system (CNS) stimulants used for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are associated with the development of Raynaud's syndrome (RS). METHODS A case-control design was used for this study. All patients seen in a pediatric rheumatology practice during a 5-year period who had signs(More)