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A Case of Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis in Child
Sa-Young Kim, Byung-Mun Lee, Soo-Young Kim, Hee-Joo Jeon, Chan-Yung Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1993;36(2):273-279.   Published online February 15, 1993
Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis, and uncommon chronic inflammatory renal disorder of middle-aged women, is rarely seen in childhood. A 10 year-old boy with focal type of this disease in upper and lower pole was experienced. Patient had a intermittent fever and right flank pain without palpable mass. The blood analysis only revealed ESR increase but no anemia, no leukocytosis. There nothing abnormal....
Neonatal Purpura Fulminans due to Homozygous Protein C Deficiency
Jae-Hong Park, Sung-Sub Sim, Soo-Young Kim, Hee-Joo Jeon, Chan-Yung Kim, Hong Keun Oh, Jin-Yeong Jeong
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1992;35(5):696-703.   Published online May 15, 1992
Homozygous protein C deficiency is a rare herediatary disorder of blood coagulation resulting in microvascular and venous thromboses, usually purpura fulminans, starting shortly after birth. Protein C serves to inactivate the active forms of factor V and VIII, and increase the rate of fibrin degradation. For confirmation of homozygous protein C deficiency, the infant should have undetectable protein...
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