LeukemiaA 5-year-old boy presented with a 3-day history of right knee pain, swelling, and a refusal to bear weight.
OrthopedicsA 5-month-old girl presented with her mother for a concern of a hard bump under the infant’s right breast.
hemorrhageA 17-year-old presented with painful lesions on his nipples and areolas of a year’s duration.
hemorrhageA 15-year-old girl presented to the emergency department (ED) 1 hour after having swallowed her toothbrush.
hemorrhageA 6-month-old boy was brought into the pediatric clinic for a visit after hospital discharge.
hemorrhageA 14-year-old girl presented to a hospital with concern for progressively worsening diffuse abdominal pain.
hemorrhageA 1-month-old boy presented with a 1-day history of fussiness, decreased feeding, and fever.
hemorrhageA 10-month-old girl with no significant past medical history presented to the emergency department (ED) with a new-onset febrile seizure and no other symptoms.
hyperactivityThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported that that 62.8% of surveyed high school students drank sweetened beverages daily.
tongueA 10-month-old girl presented with an abnormally shaped tongue.
Henoch-Schönlein purpuraA 3-year-old boy presented to the emergency department for the fourth time in 8 days, this time for left ankle and foot swelling.
Guest CommentaryPediatric emergency medicine specialists often deal with life-and-death situations.