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Original Article
Myocardial atrophy in children with mitochondrial disease and Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Tae Ho Lee, Lucy Youngmin Eun, Jae Young Choi, Hye Eun Kwon, Young-Mock Lee, Heung Dong Kim, Seong-Woong Kang
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2014;57(5):232-239.   Published online May 31, 2014

Mitochondrial disease (MD) and Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) are often associated with cardiomyopathy, but the myocardial variability has not been isolated to a specific characteristic. We evaluated the left ventricular (LV) mass by echocardiography to identify the general distribution and functional changes of the myocardium in patients with MD or DMD.


We retrospectively evaluated the echocardiographic data of 90 children with...

Clinical features and surgical results of ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm
Tae Ho Lee, Dong Won Lee, Joon Yong Cho, Myung Chul Hyun, Sang Bum Lee
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2006;49(3):287-291.   Published online March 15, 2006
Purpose : Aneurysms of sinus valsalva are rare anormalies thought to be primarily congenital in origin, progressing into death by acute heart failure in cases of rupture. Surgical correction is the only method of treatment. With these clinical implications, we reviewed the clinical characteristics and surgical results of patients with ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm. Methods : Between January 1991...
The Occurrence of Renal Scarring in Children with nilateral Vesicoureteral Reflux
Tae Ho Lee, Mi Ran Son, Soon Ok Byun, Jung Woong Moon
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2005;48(9):998-1003.   Published online September 15, 2005
Purpose : We evaluated the occurrence of renal scarring in children with unilateral vesicoureteral reflux(VUR), and the relationships between renal scar formation and risk factors such as VUR, duration of fever, acute-phase reactant, age, and sex. Methods : We retrospectively analyzed the data of 35 children newly diagnosed with unilateral vesicoureteral reflux after urinary tract infection(UTI) in Wallace Memorial Baptist...
Case Report
A Case of Pseudo-Bartter's Syndrome Due to Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
Yoon Hee Kim, Yoon Hee Kim, Tae Ho Lee, Tae Ho Lee, Hong Bae Kim, Hong Bae Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2002;45(11):1430-1434.   Published online November 15, 2002
We report a 3-month old boy admitted to our hospital with Bartter's syndrome like symptoms and laboratory findings, which were vomiting, failure to thrive, hypochloremic and hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis associated with hyperreninemia, hyperaldosteronism and normal blood pressure. However, the urine chloride level was low. Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis was diagnosed through abdominal ultrasonography. Fredet-Ramstedt operation was done after electrolyte correction. After...
Original Article
Guidelines on the serum bilirubin concentration for the management of neonatal jaundice and controlled clinical trial of phenobarbital and or phototherapy in reducing neonatal hyperbili-rubinemia.
Jin Bok Song, Soon Pyo Jung, Byung Do Nam, Tae Ho Lee, Kew Taek Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1978;21(7):536-542.   Published online July 31, 1978
We studied the guidelines on the serum bilirubin concentration of 12mg% for the management of neonatal jaundice and compared the effectiveness of oral phenobarbital and continuous phototherapy with singularly phototherapy, in reducing neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in the 100 cases admitted to the department of pediatrics, St. Benedict Hospital from April 1977 to August 1977. The results were as follows; 1. Among...
Case Report
A Case of Esophageal Aresia with Tracheoesophageal Fistula.
Tae Ho Lee, Byung Do Nam, Chung In Cha
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1978;21(3):239-244.   Published online March 31, 1978
Esophageal atresia with tracheoesophageal fistula is due to an error in ontogenetic development which occurs befose the sixth week of gestation. An ovearll incidence of one in 3,000 deliveries is generally accepted, and approximately 85 percent of the reported cases consist of esophageal atresia with a fistulous connection between the lower esophageal pouch and the trachea. Associated anomalies are common...
Two Cases of Necrotizing Enterocolitis.
Byung Do Nam, Tae Ho Lee, Jin Bok Song, Kew Tack Kim, Chang Rok Choi
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1977;20(11):880-887.   Published online November 30, 1977
Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is an acute fulminating disease of neonate characterized by diffuse or patchy intestinal necrosis accompanied by sepsis and often followed by perforation, peritonitis and death. We had experienced 2 cases of NEC recently which were diagnosed by clinical, X-Ray survey, histologic finding of operation. Review of the references concerning NEC was made briefly.
A Case of Congenital Cretinism.
Kwang Kun Hwang, Tae Ho Lee, Chung In Cha, Kew Taek Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1977;20(2):126-135.   Published online February 28, 1977
A case of congenital hypothyroidism in 7 month old infant was presented. This baby was admitted because of growth retardation, feeding difficulties, and constipation. We diagnosed this case by clinical features as well as thyroid scintigram, X-ray survey for bone age and skeletal maturation and biochemical studies. The patient was treated with desiccated thyroid, but was died of intercurrent infection...
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