John B Bodensteiner
Affiliation: Barrow Neurological Institute
- Hypotonia, congenital hearing loss, and hypoactive labyrinthsJohn B Bodensteiner
Children s Health Center of St Josephs Hospital, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
J Child Neurol 18:171-3. 2003..The patients followed the typical remitting course of "benign congenital hypotonia." The distinguishing clinical feature is the presence of moderate to profound sensorineural hearing loss in all of the patients...
- Cerebral palsy: defining the problemMichael I Shevell
Department of Neurology Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Semin Pediatr Neurol 11:2-4. 2004..Areas of remaining lack of consensus, mostly reflecting the timing of diagnosis and the exclusion of various etiologic entities are highlighted...
- The evaluation of the hypotonic infantJohn B Bodensteiner
Department of Pediatric Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Children s Health Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Semin Pediatr Neurol 15:10-20. 2008..A scheme for localizing the origin of the disturbance in muscle tone is presented, many of the known causes of the tone abnormalities are reviewed, and a rational approach to the diagnostic evaluation of these children is offered...
- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings in children surviving extremely premature delivery and extremely low birthweight with cerebral palsyJohn B Bodensteiner
Pediatric Neurology Division, St Joseph s Children s Health Center and Barrow Neurological Institute, 500 W Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
J Child Neurol 21:743-7. 2006..Both lesions are more or less unique to the age at which the insult occurred and represent an emerging, newly recognized type of cerebral palsy...
- Leukoencephalopathy with bilateral anterior temporal lobe cystsJohn B Bodensteiner
Children s Health Center of St Joseph s Hospital and The Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ, USA
J Child Neurol 21:419-22. 2006..This is a distinctive, probably genetic, condition with characteristic neuroimaging and clinical features. In the appropriate clinical situation, the neuroimaging features are diagnostic...
- Cerebellar injury in the extremely premature infant: newly recognized but relatively common outcomeJohn B Bodensteiner
Pediatric Neurology Division, St Joseph s Children s Health Center and the Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
J Child Neurol 20:139-42. 2005..This report indicates that this is not an uncommon outcome of extremely low birthweight infants, and we hope to encourage further investigations into the relative frequency and likely etiologies of the condition...
- Frequency and nature of cerebellar injury in the extremely premature survivor with cerebral palsyStanley D Johnsen
Section of Child Neurology, Children s Health Center and Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
J Child Neurol 20:60-4. 2005..Injury to the cerebellum in the extremely premature survivor who has cerebral palsy is common and associated with a more adverse clinical picture. The etiology of this injury is obscure...
- Treatment of refractory status epilepticus with hemispherectomyDawn C Duane
Division of Child Neurology, Children s Health Center, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
Epilepsia 45:1001-4. 2004..This case illustrates a potentially life-saving procedure for refractory status epilepticus and several techniques including a spike-suppression test to aid in prediction of cessation of seizures after hemispherectomy...
- Agenesis of the corpus callosum is associated with feeding difficultiesYu tze Ng
Children s Health Center and the Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
J Child Neurol 19:443-6. 2004....
- Osmotic demyelination syndrome as a consequence of treating hyperammonemia in a patient with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiencyJavier F Cardenas
Division of Child Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, and St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
J Child Neurol 24:884-6. 2009..This case suggests a potentially serious complication of the standard therapy for hyperammonemia in patients with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency...
- An infant with a segmental hemangioma: Sturge-Weber?Cleo Park
Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Children s Health Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
Semin Pediatr Neurol 15:164-6. 2008..Subsequent evaluation suggested the diagnosis of PHACES syndrome, which is discussed. The risks to vision presented by the orbital involvement of the hemangioma should be noted...
- Oro-facial-digital syndrome IX with severe microcephaly: a new variant in a genetically isolated populationRobert P Erickson
Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Am J Med Genet A 143:3309-13. 2007..In addition to retinal colobomata, these patients also show severe microcephaly, mental retardation and short stature...
- Postterm closure of the cavum septi pellucidi and developmental outcome in premature infantsHoward Needelman
Munroe Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5440, USA
J Child Neurol 22:314-6. 2007..The authors conclude that persistence of a cavum septi pellucidi through term is not an independent risk factor for developmental delay...
- Masturbation in infancy and early childhood presenting as a movement disorderJohn B Bodensteiner
Pediatrics 117:1861; author reply 1861-2. 2006
- Episodic coma in a new leukodystrophyAlberto J Espay
Department of Neurology, Section of Pediatric Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
Pediatr Neurol 26:139-42. 2002..A detailed review of the literature is presented along with discussion of the potential mechanisms of neurologic deterioration...