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Updates on Pediatric Health and Diseases - Vol. 1

Common Pediatric Diseases: An Updated Review

Book Announcement

Bentham Science Publishers

The “Updates on Pediatric Health and Disease” series are a comprehensive text regarding childhood and adolescence health and diseases. Neonatology as well as different diseases in all subspecialties of pediatrics, including Pediatric allergy and immunology, Pediatric cardiology, Pediatric endocrinology, Pediatric gastroenterology, Pediatric hematology, Pediatric infectious disease, Pediatric nephrology, Pediatric oncology, Pediatric pulmonology, Pediatric rheumatology, Pediatric neurology, Pediatric psychiatry and Pediatric dermatology will be discussed in different volumes.

Each of the 14 chapters in the volume presents updated information for readers with the aim to give them a current perspective on the topic. The series features volumes that update readers on current understanding in basic information and advanced clinical practice in pediatric medicine. Neonatology as well as different diseases in all subspecialties of pediatrics, including allergy and immunology, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, infectious diseases, nephrology, oncology, pulmonology, rheumatology, neurology, psychiatry and dermatology are represented in each volume.

In the first volume, after a rapid introduction to Pediatric diseases (Chapter 1), pediatric rheumatologic diseases will be discussed (Chapter 2). Then, the book provides an update of common oral diseases (Chapter 3). Chapter 4 takes a specific view of Pediatric Metabolic Syndromes. The book also provides some chapters regarding neurologic diseases including Pediatric Epilepsy Syndromes (Chapter 5), Pediatric Demyelinating Disorder (Chapter 7) and also a diagnostic algorithmic approach to Pediatric Genetic Epileptic Encephalopathies (Chapter 6). It contains several chapters concerning updates of Henoch-Schönlein purpura (Chapter 9), Atopic Dermatitis (Chapter 8), Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Chapter 10), Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (Chapter 11), PFAPA- Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis Syndrome (Chapter 12) and Pediatric Hepatoblastoma (Chapter 13).



  • Nima Rezaei
  • Noosha Samieefar



Rheumatologic Diseases, Metabolic Syndrome, Non-Communicable Diseases, Atopic Dermatitis, Infectious Diseases, Henoch-Schönlein Purpura, Integrated Medicine, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Epilepsy Syndromes, Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, Hepatoblastoma, Mitochondrial Diseases


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