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Fanconi Syndrome Treatment & Management

Mar 16th, 2023 - Medical Care The treatment of a child with Fanconi syndrome mainly consists of the replacement of substances lost in the urine. Prominent among these substances are fluids and electrolytes. Dehydration due to polyuria must be prevented by allowing...

Fanconi Syndrome Clinical Presentation

Mar 16th, 2023 - History The clinical features that cause patients to seek medical care include polyuria, polydipsia, bouts of dehydration (sometimes associated with fever), bone deformities, and impaired growth. Less often, the reasons for investigation are labor...

Organ dysfunction and mortality in preterm neonates with late-onset bloodstream infection.
Pediatric Research; Kharrat A, Zhu F et. al.

Mar 13th, 2023 - Organ dysfunction (ODF) in late-onset bloodstream infection (LBSI) is associated with increased risk of adverse outcomes. However, no established definition of ODF exists among preterm neonates. Our objective was to describe an outcome-based ODF d...

Very long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency and type I diabetes mellitus: Case re...
Clinical Biochemistry; Al-Busaidi SA, Al Nou'mani JA et. al.

Mar 10th, 2023 - Very long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (VLCADD) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder of fatty acid metabolism. Its clinical presentation includes hypoketotic hypoglycemia and potentially life-threatening multiorgan dysfunction.Therefo...

Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy Workup

Mar 9th, 2023 - Laboratory Studies The following laboratory studies can be evaluated to help make the diagnosis of acute fatty liver of pregnancy (AFLP). Aspartate transaminase (AST) and alanine transaminase (ALT) are not elevated in normal pregnancies. These can...

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Evaluation and management of small-bowel obstruction: an Eastern Association for the Su...
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Maung AA, Johnson DC et. al.

Dec 27th, 2012 - Small-bowel obstruction (SBO) represents as many as 16% of surgical admissions and more than 300,000 operations annually in the United States. The optimal strategies for the diagnosis and management of SBO continue to evolve secondary to advances ...

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Intravenous Fluids in Adults With Diabetic Ketoacidosis in the Emergency Department

Mar 8th, 2023 - BACKGROUND AND SIGNIFICANCE Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is an acute, life-threatening complication of diabetes which requires treatment with intravenous (IV) fluid and insulin to correct hyperglycemia and reverse acidosis. Current DKA management g...

Cancer in Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes

Mar 7th, 2023 - Background: A prospective cohort of Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndrome (IBMFS) will provide new information regarding cancer rates and types in these disorders. Pathogenic variant(s) in IBMFS genes are relevant to carcinogenesis in sporadic ca...

Effect of Dexmedetomidine on the Minimum Alveolar Concentration of Sevoflurane

Feb 24th, 2023 - The anesthetic potency of an inhalational anesthetic is measured by the minimum alveolar concentration (MAC), or the dose required to suppress movement to a surgical stimulus in 50% of patients. This measure of potency may also be used to assess t...

COVID-19 Infection and Multiple Myeloma

Feb 21st, 2023 - Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by a novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), is a highly contagious disease that appeared in Wuhan, Hubei province of China in December 2019. It has now spread to multiple countries through infected persons trav...

Effect of rhBNP on CMD in Patients With STEMI After PPCI

Feb 10th, 2023 - Direct percutaneous coronary intervention is the preferred reperfusion strategy for acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. During the opening of infarct-related vessels, 5%-50% of patients showed slow flow or no reflow and other coronar...

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Trends in Diabetic Ketoacidosis Hospitalizations and In-Hospital Mortality - United States, 2000-2014

Diabetes is a common chronic condition and as of 2015, approximately 30 million persons in the United States had diabetes (23 million with diagnosed and 7 million with undiagnosed) (1). Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a life-threatening but prevent...

26-year-old woman • nausea and vomiting • currently breastfeeding • ketogenic diet • Dx?
MDedge Family Medicine; Christopher W. Ferguson, DO, Brodrick E. Hirai, MD et. al.

Nov 21st, 2022 - THE CASE A 26-year-old woman presented to the emergency department (ED) with a history of nausea and vomiting for more than 24 hours. The vomiting began when she awoke to breastfeed her 3-month-old infant.

Is bicarbonate therapy effective in preventing CKD progression?
MDedge Family Medicine; Haris Ahmad, DO, Theresa Wertin, MD et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - Evidence summary Bicarbonate therapy demonstrates benefit in 2 meta-analyses Two recent meta-analyses evaluated studies of bicarbonate therapy in patients with CKD, and both found benefit. 1,2 A 2020 meta-analysis included 15 RCTs (N = 2445) of adu.

Shortness of breath and abdominal pain

Jan 19th, 2022 - On the basis of the patient's history and clinical presentation, the likely diagnosis is ketosis-prone diabetes (KPD) type 2. KPD is widely thought of as an atypical diabetes syndrome, though some groups consider it to be a common clinical present.

Comparison of Adverse Events With Vancomycin Diluted in Normal Saline vs Dextrose 5%
Robert C. Ross, PharmD, Bridgette A. Kelly, PharmD et. al.

Oct 8th, 2021 - Vancomycin is a widely used IV antibiotic due to its broad-spectrum of activity, bactericidal nature, and low rates of resistance; however, adverse effects (AEs), including nephrotoxicity, are commonly associated with its use. 1 The vancomycin ther.

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