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    Pediatrics Mnemonics

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    Cough (chronic): differential

    Cough (chronic): differential

    When cough in nursery, rock the "CRADLE":
    Cystic fibrosis
    Rings, slings, and airway things (tracheal rings)/ Respiratory infections
    Aspiration (swallowing dysfunction, TE fistula, gastroesphageal reflux)
    Dyskinetic cilia
    Lung, airway, and vascular malformations (tracheomalacia, vocal cord dysfunction)

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    Head circumference with age

    Head circumference with age

    Remember 3, 9, and multiples of 5:
    Newborn 35 cm
    3 mos 40 cm
    9 mos 45 cm
    3 yrs 50 cm
    9 yrs 55 cm

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    Williams syndrome: features

    Williams syndrome: features

    WILLIAMS:
    Weight (low at birth, slow to gain)
    Iris (stellate iris)
    Long philtrum
    Large mouth
    Increased Ca++
    Aortic stenosis (and other stenoses)
    Mental retardation
    Swelling around eyes (periorbital puffiness)

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    Croup: symptoms

    Croup: symptoms

    3 S's:
    Stridor
    Subglottic swelling
    Seal-bark cough

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    Sturge-Weber syndrome: hallmark features

    Sturge-Weber syndrome: hallmark features

    Sturge-Weber:
    1. Seizures
    2. PortWine stain

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    Measles: complications

    Measles: complications

    "MEASLES COMP" (complications):
    Myocarditis
    Encephalitis
    Appendicitis
    Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
    Laryngitis
    Early death
    pooh poohs (diarrhoea)
    Corneal ulcer
    Otis media
    Mesenteric lymphadenitis
    Pneumonia and related (bronchiolitis-bronchitis-croup)

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    Pediatric milestones in development

    Pediatric milestones in development

    1 year:
    -single words
    2 years:
    -2 word sentences
    -understands 2 step commands
    3 years:
    -3 word combos
    -repeats 3 digits
    -rides tricycle
    4 years:
    -draws square
    -counts 4 objects

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    Pyloric stenosis (congential): presentation

    Pyloric stenosis (congential): presentation

    Pyloric stenosis is 3 P's:
    Palpable mass
    Paristalsis visible
    Projectile vomiting (2-4 weeks after birth)

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    Haematuria: differential in children

    Haematuria: differential in children

    ABCDEFGHIJK:
    Anatomy (cysts, etc)
    Bladder (cystitis)
    Cancer (Wilm's tumour)
    Drug related (cyclophosphamide)
    Exercise induced
    Factitious (Munchausen by proxy)
    Glomerulonephritis
    Haematology (bleeding disorder, sickle cell)
    Infection (UTI)
    In Jury (trauma)
    Kidney stones (hypercalciuria)

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