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Volume 25(9); Sep 1982
Original Articles
Allogenic bone marrow transplantation in rabbit.
Kir Young Kim, Duk Hee Kim, Young Mo Shon, Kwan Sub Chung, Hong Jin Kim, Duk Jin Yun
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):867-879.   Published online September 30, 1982
Allogenic bone marrow transplantation was done with Korean unspecified rabbits. Fresh bone marrow cell of different sex was infused to the recipient. The study group was divid- edfive groups according to immunosuppresive drugs. Each group was consited of 20 rebbits, was exposed to 1200 Rad. Group A, which were not have bone marrow transplantation, showed 100% mortality rate after 8 weeks. Group 8, which did not...
The effect of vincristine and adriamycin on the phagocytic function of reticuloendothelial system of rats.
Hyun Suk Lee, Jong Soo Kim, Jung Soo Kim, Kyu Cha Kim, Ho Yeul Choi
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):880-887.   Published online September 30, 1982
This experiment was carried out to investigate the effects of anticancer drugs on the phagocytic function of reticuloendothelial system. The phagocytic activity was assessed by- means of carbon clearance method, after intravenous injection of vincristine(5 pg or 25 y^g/lOO gm of body weight) and adriamycin (70 pg or 350 ^g/100 gm of body weight) through one, two, and three times at the interval of...
Studies on LDH activity in cerebrospinal fluid of tuberculosis, purulent and aseptic meningitis in children.
Baeg Woon Seung
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):889-897.   Published online September 30, 1982
The variations of LDH activity of the ceretrospiral fluids were investigated in 35 cases of meningeal diseases in children (15 cases of tulerculovs meningitis, 15 cases of purulent meni- ngitis and 5 cases of aseptic meningitis) and 10 cases of healthy children as control. The results wre summarized as follows: 1. The LDH activity was 31.5±13.4 unit in the cerebrospinal fluids of the healthy children. 2. On...
Clinical study of low birth weight infants.
Sung Ho Chang, Young Gun Kim, Cook Huh, Baek Keun Lim, Jong Soo Kim
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):898-905.   Published online September 30, 1982
A Clinical Study was made on. 542 low birth weight infants, admitted to the department of pediatrics, Wonju Christian Hospital during 6 years from 1975 to 1980. The results were as follows: 1) Incidence of low birth weight infants was 12.8% without sexual and seasonal predo- migance, of which small for gestational age infants were about 50%. 2) Low birth weight infants were most prevalent among mothers...
Study on cord blood hemoglobin and etiology of neonatal anemia.
Chul Lee, Hae Jung Cho, Myung Ho Lee, Sook Ja Park, Young Hae Lee
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):906-913.   Published online September 30, 1982
Capillary samples obtained by skin prick, generally from the heel or toe, have a higher hemoglobin Concentration than simultaneously collected venous samples. So, capillary values should not be compared to previously obtained cord venous blood values when one is looking for changes in hemoglobin, concentration during the first week of life. Cord venous blood hemoglobin and hemotocrit of 309 normal newborn infants have been...
A prospective study on immunoglobulins and ESR in acute viral hepatitis patients.
Jong Wie Choi, Sung Seek Lee, Ki Sup Chung
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):914-921.   Published online September 30, 1982
This study was carried out in 78 subjects of both sexes who were affected by acute viral hepatitis and admitted to Severance Hospital attached to Yonsei Medical College from Oct. 1980 to June. 1981. Hepatitis B markers, serum immunoglobulins and ESR were respectively examined in all patients. The results were as follows. 1. In all patients, regardless of positivity of HB markers, IgG, IgA and IgM levels...
Clinical study on the airway and alimentary tract foreign body.
Byung Hoon Kim, Eui Soo Park, Gwi Jong Choi, Chong Moo Park
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):922-928.   Published online September 30, 1982
A clinical study was done in 127 patients, under the diagnosis of foreign body aspiration at Hanyang University Hospital from Feb. 1976 to Mar. 1981. 1) The preschool children (below the 6 years old) were prone to aspiration and it was more common in male (2.2:1 in the airway and 1.4:1 in the alimentary tract). 2) The most common kind of factor in the airway foreign...
Throat Culture of Acute Urticaria in Children
B K Kim, Y K KIM, T C Kwon, Y D Kwon, C M Kang
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):929-934.   Published online September 30, 1982
Forty-one cases of acute urticaria were treated in our institution, during the period of 1 year, from Aug. 1980 to June 1981. Throat culture were performed in 36 cases of acute urticaria in which the etiology was obscured. Urticaria appeared to occur more frequently in male than, in female by 2.6 times and more prevalent between 6 and 15 years of age. Out of...
Clinical analysis of imperforate anus.
Si Man Lee, Gie Hwa Yoon, Sang Ki Min, Sung Hwan Kim, Chan Yung Kim
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):935-943.   Published online September 30, 1982
55 cases of anorectal anomalies were admitted to Busan National University Hospital and Il Sin Women’s Hospital during the period of Jan. 1976 through Dec. 1981. The following results were obtained. 1. Males were affected more frequently than females by a 3 : 1 ratio. 2. Among them, 40cases(89.1%) were discovered within the second day of life, 6 cases (10.9%) have associated fistula and discovered after 3’...
Case Reports
A Case of Neonatal Hemolytic Disease due to Anti-c Isoimmunization
Hwan Sup Kang, Hyo Sup Joo, Chong Woo Bae, Suk Chul Kang, Chang Il Ahn
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):945-948.   Published online September 30, 1982
A 40 hours old female neonate was admitted to the Pediatric Ward of Kyung Hee Unive- rsity Hospital due to severe jaundice. Laboratory work up showed typical pictures of immune hemolytic anemia. But there was no incompatibility of ABO and Rh(D) systems between the baby and mother. Minor blood groups were examined by Reagent Red Cells Selectogen and Antigram. High titer (1 : 125) of...
A case of myelofibrosis.
Hae Jung Cho, Keun Chull Choi, Chul Lee, Myong Ho Lee, Sook Ja Park
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):945-953.   Published online September 30, 1982
The so called “Myelofibrosis” within the category of myeloproliferative disorders consists of various degrees of leukoerythroblatosis, bone marrow fibrosis, and extramedullary hema- topoiesis with hepatosplenomegaly. Primary myelofibrosis occurs predominantly in adults and few in childhood. We experie- nced one case of myelofibrosis, at 17 month old male patient. He was admitted due to intermittent fever, pallor and abdominal distension. On admission, hepatosplenomegaly, anemia and generalized petechia...
A case of Letterer-Siwe disease.
H J Suh, E H Kang, K C Han, S K Moon
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):954-958.   Published online September 30, 1982
A case of Letterer-Siwe disease in a 2 year old boy manifesting such classic signs described by Siwe as, hepatosplenome^aly, swelling of lymph node, bleeding tendency, anemia, fever and bony skull defects is presented. The diagnosis was confirmed by clinical symptoms, laboratory data, histopathologic and radiologic fingings. The authors report a fatal case which was treated in this hospital with review of pertinent literatures.
Acute isoniazid poisoning in childhood.
Ji Tae Choung, Jun Tae Park, Jee Kyu Lee, Kyu Eun Lee
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):959-962.   Published online September 30, 1982
Sin:e tae introiucdon of isoniazid in ;1952, periodic reports of intentional or accidental intoxications complicate! by generalize! convulsions have appeared. Only 31 cases, to our knowlelge, have reportei in English literature until 1980 in pediatric age group. In Korea, oily two cases of a?ite isoniazid intoxication in childhood reported, although there are high incideiee of T.B. ani frequent use of isoniazid. We have experienced...
A case of perinephric abscess with perinephrobronchial fistula.
Ji Yoon Chung, Seung Woo Moon, So Kyung Park, Dong Hak Shin
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):963-966.   Published online September 30, 1982
Perinephric abscess is an accumulation of pus in the perinephric space, an area anatomically defined between kidney and Gerota’s fascia. The abscess is usually confined to an the anatomic boundaries of Gerota*s fascia but may extend in several directions. Rarely perinephrobronchial fistula may occur. We have experienced a case of right perinephic abscess with perinephrobronchial fistula in 2-year-old boy who had renal dysplasia and ureterocele on...
A case of lamellar ichthyosis.
Dong Whan Cha, Kwan Sup Chung, Kwang Ho Kim, Duk Hyun Kim
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):967-971.   Published online September 30, 1982
One case of rare form of lamellar ichthyosis was reported. On admission, the entire skin surface of this infant was covered with parchment-like membrane especially below both ears and extensor surface of upper arms. Masked face, eversion of both lips and fixed semiflexion attitude of the upper limbs were also noted. Diagnosis of lamellar ichthyosis was made by clinical features, histcpathological and laboratory studies. A brief review...
Jejunal atresia with meconium peritonitis and sepsis.
Kwang Wook Ko, Je Geun Chi, Kwi Won Park
J Korean Pediatr Soc. 1982;25(9):972-976.   Published online September 30, 1982
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