• Tubercular Dactylitis in a Young Boy

    6 monthes ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    A 9-year-old, fully immunized boy presented with a 2-month history of intermittent, low-grade fever followed by frontotemporal headache, vomiting, bilateral squint, drooping of the right eyelid, and double vision for the past 2 days. There were no seizures, altered sensorium, or behavioral changes. His mother had been treated for pulmonary tuberculosis 7 years previously. Examination showed pallor, cervical lymphadenopathy, bilateral papilledema, right-sided 3rd and 6th nerve palsies, meningismus, brisk muscle stretch reflexes, and bilateral Babinski sign.
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  • 6-year-old church shooting victim gets a Texas homecoming after leaving hospital

    6 monthes ago - By NBC News

    Ryland Ward - the last hospitalized survivor from the Nov. 5 church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas - rode home in a fire truck.
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  • 6-year-old boy fighting rabies as family hopes for cure

    6 monthes ago - By NBC News

    A 6-year-old boy, Ryker Roque, is fighting rabies in an Orlando hospital. Doctors are trying the Milwaukee Protocol, which has saved only 2 U.S. kids before.
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