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Candida tropicalis arthritis of the elbow in a patient with Ewing's sarcoma that successfully responded to itraconazole
Seung Youn Kim, Jung Sub Lim, Dong Hwan Kim, Hyeon Jeong Lee, Joong Bum Cho, Jun Ah Lee, Dong Ho Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2011;54(9):385-388.   Published online September 30, 2011

Fungal infections are rarely responsible for arthritis. Few cases of fungal arthritis have been reported, even in immunocompromised hosts susceptible to low-virulence organisms. Herein, the authors report the first case of Candida tropicalis arthritis in a child with a solid tumor. A 13-year-old boy with Ewing's sarcoma developed arthritis in his elbow during the neutropenic period after chemotherapy. Despite treatment...

Morquio's Syndrome Accompanied by Respiratory Failure
Jun Hur, Hyeon Jeong Lee, Jeong Hwa Whang, Hee Jin Kim, Chan Yung Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1997;40(7):1015-1020.   Published online July 15, 1997
Authors experienced a case of Morquio’s syndrome accompanied by respiratory failure in a aged fifteen year old boy. Patient showed normal intelligence, but stunted growth with short trunk and unproportionately large head, pectus carinatum, kyposcoliosis, muscular weakness, paralysis and genu valgum. No other member of family was affected with this syndrome. There were radiological findings of subluxation between first and second cervical vertevrae, central beaking with...
A Case of Congenitial Pyloric Atresia
Hyeon Jeong Lee, Jun Hoe, Jeong Hwa Whang, Gae Soon Yeo, Hee Jin Kim, Chan Yung Kim, Jun Hyeon Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1995;38(12):1713-1717.   Published online December 15, 1995
In the newborn, a complete occlusion of the pyloric outlet is an extremely rare event. Authors experienced a case of pyloric atresia in a 2-day old boy, Who was admitted because of nonbilious vomiting. The plain radiograph of the abdomen showed gas in the huge stomach, but no gas noted distally. At operation, 3 days after birth, the pylorus was atretic...
Two Cases of Familial β-Thalassemia Minor
Jeong Hwa Hwang, Hyeon Jeong Lee, Jun Hur, Gae Soon Yeo, Hee Jin Kim, Chan Yung Kim, Tae Jun Yun
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1995;38(6):867-871.   Published online June 15, 1995
The β-thalassemia minor is a hereditary microcytic, hypochromic anemia characterized by decerased producion of β-globin polypeptide chain. The β-thalassemia minor should be clinically differentiated from iron deficiency anemia. The thalassemia are common in the Medeterranean region, the Middle Ease, the Africa, Indea, and Thailand, but rare in Korea. The authors experienced two cases of familial β-thalassemia minor 4-year 7-month-old female patient and...
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