International Journal of Clinical Pediatrics


Itzhak Brook, MD, MSc, Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington DC, USA. More...

ISSN 1927-1255 print   |  ISSN 1927-1263 online  |  Quarterly  |  Open Access  |  Aims and Scope

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  • Preliminary Experience With a Continuous Lidocaine Infusion as an Analgesia Adjunct for Acute Pain Management Following Surgery in Pediatric Patients

    Lidocaine is a local anesthetic of the amide class that has been used for various therapeutic interventions. Its potential analgesic effects have been reported in anecdotal reports and larger clinical trials.

  • Neonatal Blues: Cyanosis and Failure to Thrive in a Newborn

    Congenital heart disease is a spectrum of structural anatomic defects, and clinical manifestations arise from a combination of fixed anatomy and dynamic physiologic processes.

  • Recurrent Bilateral Pleural and Pericardial Effusions due to Tuberculosis in a Child With Doose Syndrome

    Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the 10 causes of death worldwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) in the 2020 Global Tuberculosis Report, 12% of all infected people correspond to children.

  • Challenges in Differentiating Between Solitary Rectal Ulcer Syndrome and Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Pediatric Population

    Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome (SRUS) is a benign rectal disease that is rare in pediatric populations due to its underdiagnosis and misdiagnosis in children. It is often misdiagnosed as malignancy, Crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis due to its wide and varying clinical presentations.

  • Elevated Lipase Associated With COVID-19 Possibly due to Acute Pancreatitis in a Pediatric Patient: A Case Report

    As the global pandemic of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) advances, the challenge of understanding its wide spectrum of symptoms and sequelae continues to be a priority in the medical world. There are not many case reports on the atypical presenting features of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), especially in the pediatric population.





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Current Challenges in Managing and Preventing Pediatric Infections During Armed Conflicts and Humanitarian Emergencies
The recent devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria had devastating effects on children and increased the risk of infectious diseases in the affected population. Children have been continuously victimized by military and civil conflicts across the world. Full Text

A Hibernoma of the Neck Complicated With an Abscess
A hibernoma is a rare benign soft tissue tumor which may occur in the whole body. In the head and neck region, it occurs only sporadically and is difficult to distinguish clinically and on imaging from malignant tumors. It typically presents as a slow-growing, mobile, non-sensitive mass.
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The Management of Influenza Virus-Induced Plastic Bronchitis in Pediatric Patients
Although the incidence is very rare, plastic bronchitis (PB) could be a serious comorbid disease of virus infection in children, especially in those who have a history of bronchial asthma. We have recently experienced an influenza virus-induced PB who was successfully treated by endoscopic intervention under multidisciplinary approach in our institution. Full Text

Current Issue

Vol. 12, No. 2, Sept 2023

Table of Contents

Original Article

Preliminary Experience With a Continuous Lidocaine Infusion as an Analgesia Adjunct for Acute Pain Management Following Surgery in Pediatric Patients Abstract HTML PDF
Deanna F. Couser, Catherine Roth, Miranda Holbrook, Sibelle Aurelie Yemele Kitio, Sharon Wrona, David Martin, Joseph D. Tobias 29-36
Are the Reference Equations for Maximal Respiratory Pressure in Children Adequately Predicting Their Value? Abstract HTML PDF
Natalia Marcolin, Pedro Dal Lago, Jaksoel Cunha Silva, Jenifer Dos Santos, Luana Cefora Godoy Silva, Simone Dal Corso, Fernanda Cordoba Lanza 37-44

Case Report

Severe Unexpected Hyponatremia in an Infant With Cystic Fibrosis Carriership Abstract HTML PDF
Simone de Milliano, Nasser E. Ajubi, Farah A. Falix 45-50
Hallucinations in a Toddler Following Topiramate Intoxication Abstract HTML PDF
Andrew Shieh, Natalie Schellpfeffer 51-54

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