Genomes and Genes
failure to thrive
Summary: A condition in which an infant or child's weight gain and growth are far below usual levels for age.
Publications248 found, 100 shown here
- Failure to thrive in childrenMahendra D Shah
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Medical College of Vigrinia Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 23298 0529, USA
J Clin Gastroenterol 35:371-4. 2002..This article presents an overview of failure to thrive in children younger than 2 years of age...
- CHARGE syndrome: report of 47 cases and reviewA L Tellier
Département de Génétique et Unité de Recherches sur les Handicaps Génétiques de l Enfant, INSERM U 393, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
Am J Med Genet 76:402-9. 1998....
- Terminal 2q37 deletion and autistic behaviourT Lukusa
Genet Couns 16:179-80. 2005
- Failure to thrive: still a problem of definitionElse Marie Olsen
Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Centre, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:1-6. 2006The term 'failure to thrive' (FTT) is widely used to describe inadequate growth in early childhood. However, no consensus exists concerning the specific anthropometrical criteria to define this description...
- Postnatal factors associated with failure to thrive in term infants in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and ChildrenA Emond
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Arch Dis Child 92:115-9. 2007To assess the contribution of postnatal factors to failure to thrive in infancy.
- Cardio-facio-cutaneous syndrome: does genotype predict phenotype?Judith E Allanson
Department of Genetics at Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 157:129-35. 2011..Additional features include failure to thrive with severe feeding problems, moderate to severe intellectual disability and short stature with relative ..
- Adrenal suppression and failure to thrive after steroid injections for periocular hemangiomaRaina Goyal
Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XW, United Kingdom
Ophthalmology 111:389-95. 2004..To evaluate the effects of steroid injections for periocular capillary hemangioma on adrenal function and body composition...
- Citrin deficiency: a novel cause of failure to thrive that responds to a high-protein, low-carbohydrate dietDavid Dimmock
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Pediatrics 119:e773-7. 2007..An extensive diagnostic workup for failure to thrive, which was otherwise normal, included plasma amino acid analysis that revealed hyperglutaminemia and ..
- Mercury poisoning: a rare but treatable cause of failure to thrive and developmental regression in an infantCaroline Koh
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Princess Margaret Hospital, Laichikok, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Med J 15:61-4. 2009An infant presented with failure to thrive and developmental regression. Physical examination revealed an irritable child with swollen, erythematous extremities, and elevated blood pressure...
- Failure to think about failure to thriveN J Spencer
School of Health and Social Studies, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
Arch Dis Child 92:95-6. 2007
- Use of fermented foods to combat stunting and failure to thriveShailee Saran
Centre for Research on Nutrition Support Systems, New Delhi, India
Nutrition 18:393-6. 2002..The present study was based on the hypothesis that failure to thrive is the result of damage to the gut epithelium incurred during repeated bouts of gastrointestinal infections...
- Serum melatonin concentration in the child with non-organic failure to thrive: comparison with other types of stressA Munoz-Hoyos
Unidad de Gestion Clinica de Pediatria, Hospital Universitario San Cecilio de Granada, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain
J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 23:15-22. 2009..e. the Affective Deprivation Syndrome (or Psychological Dwarfism) with or without non-organic failure to thrive, resulted in the opposite response with a significant reduction of melatonin...
- Recurrent fevers and failure to thrive in an infantDavid R Scott
Scripps Clinic, Department of Medicine, San Diego, CA 92130, USA
Allergy Asthma Proc 34:473-9. 2013..He also had a history of recurrent fevers, polyarticular arthritis, chronic diarrhea, failure to thrive, and developmental delay...
- Failure to thriveScott D Krugman
Department of Pediatrics, Franklin Square Hospital Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21237, USA
Am Fam Physician 68:879-84. 2003b>Failure to thrive is a condition commonly seen by primary care physicians. Prompt diagnosis and intervention are important for preventing malnutrition and developmental sequelae...
- Potocki-Lupski syndrome: a microduplication syndrome associated with oropharyngeal dysphagia and failure to thriveClaudia Soler-Alfonso
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Pediatr 158:655-659.e2. 2011b>Failure to thrive (FTT) is a feature of children with Potocki-Lupski syndrome (PTLS) [duplication 17p11.2]...
- Childhood autism, feeding problems and failure to thrive in early infancy. Seven case studiesDaphne V Keen
St George s Healthcare NHS Trust, St George s Hospital, Rm 2 35, 2nd Floor Clare House, Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0QT, UK
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:209-16. 2008..Effective treatment therefore requires a novel multifaceted approach that can address each of these areas...
- Diagnosing cystic fibrosis--asthma and failure to thrive as indications for a sweat testDan Bar-Zohar
Pediatric Gastroenterology Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
J Med 35:93-103. 2004Children with asthma or failure to thrive (FTT) are frequently referred for the quantitative pilocarpine iontophoresis sweat test (QPIT) for diagnosing cystic fibrosis (CF)...
- Transient hyperphosphatasemia in children revisitedNeta Dori
Department of Pediatrics Pediatric Surgery, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Maccabi Health Services, Haifa, Israel
Pediatr Int 52:866-71. 2010....
- Right heart failure and "failure to thrive" after left ventricular assist device: clinical predictors and outcomesJay Baumwol
Heart Failure and Transplant Unit, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria St, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
J Heart Lung Transplant 30:888-95. 2011....
- Effect of community based management in failure to thrive: randomised controlled trialC M Wright
Department of Child Health, Newcastle University, Donald Court House, Gateshead NE8 1EB
BMJ 317:571-4. 1998To evaluate the effectiveness of a health visitor led intervention for failure to thrive in children under 2 years old.
- Adult failure to thrive in the older rehabilitation patientPatricia A Higgins
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4904, USA
Rehabil Nurs 30:152-9. 2005..This pilot study tested a tool developed to assess failure to thrive syndrome (FTT) in patients admitted to a long-term rehabilitation unit (N = 34), examined the association ..
- Atrial septal defect with failure to thrive in infancy: hidden pulmonary vascular disease?Rachel Andrews
Department of Congenital Heart Disease, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
Pediatr Cardiol 23:528-30. 2002..The question should be asked as to whether surgery is of benefit in these children, and particularly whether they may have underlying primary pulmonary vascular disease...
- Severe failure to thrive in infantDeepti Allapathi
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:698-700. 2008b>Failure to thrive in an infant has multiple etiologies and at times, is only manifestation of underlying serious disease. Bartter syndrome is a rare disease that manifests as failure to thrive...
- Maternal and infant factors associated with failure to thrive in children with vertically transmitted human immunodeficiency virus-1 infection: the prospective, P2C2 human immunodeficiency virus multicenter studyT L Miller
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
Pediatrics 108:1287-96. 2001..Using data from the prospective, multicenter P2C2 HIV study, we evaluated the relationships between maternal and infant clinical and laboratory factors and impaired growth in this cohort...
- Failure to thrive: the prevalence and concurrence of anthropometric criteria in a general infant populationE M Olsen
Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
Arch Dis Child 92:109-14. 2007b>Failure to thrive (FTT) in early childhood is associated with subsequent developmental delay and is recognised to reflect relative undernutrition...
- Early intervention and recovery among children with failure to thrive: follow-up at age 8Maureen M Black
Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 W Lombard St, Room 161, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Pediatrics 120:59-69. 2007We sought to examine the impact of a randomized, controlled trial of home visiting among infants with failure to thrive on growth, academic/cognitive performance, and home/classroom behavior at age 8.
- Use of energy-dense formula for treating infants with non-organic failure to thriveV Khoshoo
West Jefferson Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Eur J Clin Nutr 56:921-4. 2002To evaluate if simply increasing the energy density of the formula will lead to increased energy intake and weight gain in infants with non-organic failure to thrive.
- An approach to "failure to thrive"Philip Bergman
Diabetes Ambulatory Care Service, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria
Aust Fam Physician 34:725-9. 2005Infants commonly present with failure to thrive. Psychosocial and nutritional causes are commonly responsible, but significant organic pathology requires exclusion in all children with failure to thrive.
- Effects of formula supplementation in breast-fed infants with failure to thriveIrena Hren
Dietetics and Nutrition Unit, University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Pediatr Int 51:346-51. 2009The aim of the present study was to assess whether formula supplementation of infants with failure to thrive can improve underweight without jeopardizing breast-feeding.
- Treatment with alpha-galactosylceramide before Trypanosoma cruzi infection provides protection or induces failure to thriveMalcolm S Duthie
Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
J Immunol 168:5778-85. 2002..cruzi infection glycolipids can be used to manipulate iNKT cell responses and suggest the possibility of developing glycolipid treatments that can increase protection and possibly decrease the chronic inflammatory pathology...
- Failure to thriveChristopher D Jolley
Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 33:183-206. 2003
- Failure to thrive in the term and preterm infants of mothers depressed in the postnatal period: a population-based birth cohort studyRobert Drewett
Department of Psychology, University of Durham, UK
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:359-66. 2004To examine the relationship between failure to thrive in preterm and term infants and postnatal depression in their mothers.
- "Failure to thrive" or failure to use the right growth chart?Barbara Radcliffe
Med J Aust 186:660-1. 2007
- Constitutive activation of B-Raf in the mouse germ line provides a model for human cardio-facio-cutaneous syndromeJelena Urosevic
Molecular Oncology Program, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncologicas CNIO, E 28029 Madrid, Spain
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:5015-20. 2011..Moreover, they may serve as a tool to evaluate the potential therapeutic efficacy of B-RAF inhibitors and establish the precise window at which they could be effective against this congenital syndrome...
- Failure to thrive in a 14-month-old boy with lymphopenia and eosinophiliaC Hartel
Department of Pediatrics, University of Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, D 23538 Luebeck, Germany
Klin Padiatr 216:24-5. 2004..the case of a 14-month-old boy with delayed-onset SCID due to ADA-deficiency which was masqueraded only by failure to thrive. Remarkably, the child had no serious infections and an adequate immune response...
- Family, socioeconomic and prenatal factors associated with failure to thrive in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)P S Blair
The Division of Child Health, Education Centre, University of Bristol, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK
Int J Epidemiol 33:839-47. 2004..The epidemiological profile of infants failing to thrive is unclear. The aim of this study is to investigate the prenatal and socioeconomic factors associated with these infants using standardized weight gain conditional on previous weight...
- To what extent is failure to thrive in infancy associated with poorer cognitive development? A review and meta-analysisS S Corbett
Department of Psychology, University of Durham, UK
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:641-54. 2004Previous empirical studies of the cognitive sequelae of failure to thrive in infancy have led to apparently inconsistent conclusions.
- Pathological case of the month. Type IV sacrococcygeal teratoma with yolk sac (endodermal sinus) tumor presenting with failure to thrive and perianal painTimothy A Sentongo
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Medical Center, 2300 Children s Plaza, No 65, Chicago, IL 60614 3392, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:405-6. 2002
- Hormonal and metabolic defects in a prader-willi syndrome mouse model with neonatal failure to thriveM Stefan
Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 6140, USA
Endocrinology 146:4377-85. 2005Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) has a biphasic clinical phenotype with failure to thrive in the neonatal period followed by hyperphagia and severe obesity commencing in childhood among other endocrinological and neurobehavioral abnormalities...
- Anomalous congenital band: a rare cause of intestinal obstruction and failure to thriveBarlas Etensel
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Adnan Menderes University, Tip Fakultesi, Cocuk Cerrahisi Anabilim Dali, 09100 Aydin, Turkey
Pediatr Surg Int 21:1018-20. 2005..His parents mentioned that the child always had mild abdominal distention and failure to thrive from his infancy...
- Zinc supplementation increases the level of serum insulin-like growth factor-I but does not promote growth in infants with nonorganic failure to thriveE Hershkovitz
Pediatric Diagnostic and Therapeutic Unit, Soroka Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Horm Res 52:200-4. 1999..IGF-I) and insulin-like factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3) on 3- to 9-month-old infants with nonorganic failure to thrive (NOFTT)...
- Failure to thrive: an updateSarah Z Cole
Mercy Family Medicine Residency, St John s Mercy Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
Am Fam Physician 83:829-34. 2011b>Failure to thrive in childhood is a state of undernutrition due to inadequate caloric intake, inadequate caloric absorption, or excessive caloric expenditure...
- How does maternal and child feeding behavior relate to weight gain and failure to thrive? Data from a prospective birth cohortCharlotte M Wright
Department of Child Health, Glasgow University, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Pediatrics 117:1262-9. 2006The aim of this study was to study the influences of child and maternal feeding behavior on weight gain and failure to thrive in the first year of life.
- [Failure to thrive and dyslipidemia caused by citrin deficiency: a novel clinical phenotype]Yuan Zong Song
Department of Pediatrics, First Affiliated Hospital, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China
Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi 11:328-32. 2009..A child with CD and who had failure to thrive (FTT) and dyslipidemia as main clinical manifestations is reported here...
- The influence of maternal socioeconomic and emotional factors on infant weight gain and weight faltering (failure to thrive): data from a prospective birth cohortC M Wright
Department of Child Health, University of Glasgow, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:312-7. 2006To study the influence of maternal socioeconomic and emotional factors on infant weight gain and weight faltering (failure to thrive) in the first year of life.
- Impact of postnatal depression on infants' growth in NigeriaAbiodun O Adewuya
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria
J Affect Disord 108:191-3. 2008..This study aims to examine the impact of postnatal depression (PND) on infants' physical growth in the first 9 months of life in Nigeria...
- A behavioural intervention in a child with feeding problemsJ Blissett
School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
J Hum Nutr Diet 15:255-60. 2002..This case study aimed to describe an intervention with a 2-year-old child with growth problems and moderately severe feeding difficulties...
- [Short stature]L Bonafe
Division de pédiatrie moléculaire, Département médico chirurgical de pédiatrie, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 2:526-31. 2006..Medical history, clinical assessment and oriented investigations allow to isolate difficult cases and to refer them to specialists for specific therapy and/or genetic counselling...
- Encouraging survival of infants with terminal renal failure combining dialysis and succeeding early transplantationK Sauerstein
Department of Pediatrics, University of Erlangen Nurnberg
Klin Padiatr 219:288-91. 2007..Early transplantation results in a catch-up of developmental delay in short time...
- Weight faltering in infancy and IQ levels at 8 years in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and ChildrenAlan M Emond
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Pediatrics 120:e1051-8. 2007Our goal was to investigate the association between failure to thrive (defined as weight faltering in the first 9 months of life) and IQ levels 8 years later.
- Osteopoikilosis, short stature and mental retardation as key features of a new microdeletion syndrome on 12q14Bjorn Menten
Center for Medical Genetics, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
J Med Genet 44:264-8. 2007..chromosome 12q14 in three unrelated patients with a similar phenotype consisting of mild mental retardation, failure to thrive in infancy, proportionate short stature and osteopoikilosis as the most characteristic features...
- Growth velocity assessment in paediatric AIDS: smoothing, penalized quantile regression and the definition of growth failureV J Carey
Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston MA 02115, U S A
Stat Med 23:509-26. 2004..The resulting growth-failure criterion is expected to be useful for disease staging in resource-limited medical environments where T-cell counts and viral load measures are unavailable...
- Recognizing neurosurgical conditions in the pediatrician's officeJoseph H Piatt
Section of Neurosurgery, St Christopher s Hospital For Children, Erie Avenue at Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134 1095, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 51:237-70. 2004..In either case the pediatrician who is alert to spectrum of the presentations of neurosurgical conditions will direct investigations and referrals efficiently and inspire the confidence of the patient and the family...
- The redefinition of failure to thrive from a case study perspectiveMaryanne Locklin
Aurora University, George Williams College of Health and Human Services School of Nursing, Aurora, IL, USA
Pediatr Nurs 31:474-9, 495. 2005Explaining failure to thrive (FTT) in dichotomous terms--organic versus non-organic --no longer applies in the context of modern pediatric nursing. FTT has turned out to be much more multifaceted...
- Prevalence of pediatric HIV in New DelhiP Parthasarathy
Department of Microbiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK
Indian J Pediatr 73:205-7. 2006..This study was carried out to determine the prevalence of HIV infection in North India, as there are scanty reports from this part of India...
- What is the long term outcome for children who fail to thrive? A systematic reviewM C J Rudolf
Community Paediatrics, East Leeds Primary Care Trust and University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Arch Dis Child 90:925-31. 2005To ascertain the long term outcomes in children diagnosed as having failure to thrive (FTT).
- Multilevel modelling of hospitalisations for recurrent diarrhoeal disease in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal infants and young children in Western AustraliaKelvin K W Yau
Department of Management Sciences, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:165-72. 2005..than their non-Aboriginal peers, and comorbidities such as dehydration, gastrointestinal sugar intolerance, failure to thrive, iron deficiency anaemia and certain infections (genitourinary, scabies and/or otitis media) were all ..
- Breastfeeding of a medically fragile foster childKarleen D Gribble
School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, University of Western Sydney
J Hum Lact 21:42-6. 2005..However, social barriers must be overcome before breastfeeding of foster babies can become more common...
- The dangers of alcohol and pregnancyDiane Pullen
Waikato Institute of Technology
Nurs N Z 10:17-9. 2004
- The medicinal uses of poiAmy C Brown
Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1955 East West Road, Room 216, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
Nutr Clin Care 7:69-74. 2004..Documented evidence suggests that poi shows promise for use in infants with allergies or failure-to-thrive. However, to support previous findings, more research needs to be conducted with poi and its potential use as a probiotic...
- Marshall-Smith syndrome: natural history and evidence of an osteochondrodysplasia with connective tissue abnormalitiesMargaret P Adam
Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
Am J Med Genet A 137:117-24. 2005..MSS) is a distinct malformation syndrome characterized by accelerated skeletal maturation, relative failure to thrive, respiratory difficulties, mental retardation, and unusual facies, including prominent forehead, shallow ..
- Preoperative steroid-related complications in Japanese pediatric patients with ulcerative colitisKeiichi Uchida
Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
Dis Colon Rectum 49:74-9. 2006....
- Optimal timing for living-related liver transplantation in childrenTakuya Kimura
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
Clin Transplant 18:497-501. 2004..To establish the objective parameter for optimal timing of living-related LTx (LRLTx), we have assessed our cases using the PELD score...
- A common mutation in the COG7 gene with a consistent phenotype including microcephaly, adducted thumbs, growth retardation, VSD and episodes of hyperthermiaEva Morava
Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Hum Genet 15:638-45. 2007..severe microcephaly, hypotonia, adducted thumbs, feeding problems by gastrointestinal pseudo-obstruction, failure to thrive, cardiac anomalies, wrinkled skin and episodes of extreme hyperthermia...
- Clinical presentation of urinary tract infection among children at Ayub Teaching Hospital, AbbottabadAzhar Munir Qureshi
Department of Paediatrics, Ayub Teaching Hospital, Abbottabad
J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 17:79-81. 2005..We carried out this study to look into the clinical profile of UTI in children presenting at Ayub Teaching Hospital...
- [Nutritional status and factors associated with stunting in children attending public daycare centers in the Municipality of São Paulo, Brazil]Regina Mara Fisberg
Departamento de Nutricao, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Cad Saude Publica 20:812-7. 2004..81 (95%CI: 1.72-13.44). In the multivariate analysis, only diarrhea one month prior to the data collection, OR = 2.54 (95%CI: 1.20-5.38) and > 2 siblings, OR = 7.40 (95%CI: 2.20-24.93), remained associated with stunting...
- Weight monitoring of breastfed babies in the United Kingdom--interpreting, explaining and interveningMagda Sachs
Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Group, MAINN, Faculty of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
Matern Child Nutr 2:3-18. 2006....
- Feeding difficulties in children with CHARGE syndrome: prevalence, risk factors, and prognosisCindy Dobbelsteyn
School of Human Communication Disorders, Dalhousie University, 5599 Fenwick Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1R2
Dysphagia 23:127-35. 2008..The presence of these conditions in infancy suggests the likelihood of long-term feeding difficulty and warrants the ongoing attention of feeding specialists...
- Shwachman-Diamond syndromeDavid R Mack
J Pediatr 141:164-5. 2002
- Disease severity at time of referral for pediatric failure to thrive and obesity: time for a paradigm shift?Laurie A Miller
Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver 80262, USA
J Pediatr 141:121-4. 2002..body weight at first visit to pediatric referral clinics was compared by chart review between patients with failure to thrive and obese patients...
- Low-level mosaicism of trisomy 14: phenotypic and molecular characterizationMarwan Shinawi
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Am J Med Genet A 146:1395-405. 2008....
- Hypertension: a cause of growth impairmentP V Deshpande
Department of Nephrology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, UK
J Hum Hypertens 16:363-6. 2002..of high blood pressure on growth are not fully understood and while hypertension may be associated with failure to thrive, hypertension causing failure to thrive in children is poorly documented...
- Expansion of the ARX spectrumRobert Wallerstein
Genetics Service, Hackensack University Medical Center, 30 Prospect Avenue, Imus 210, Hackensack, NJ 07601, USA
Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:631-4. 2008..One of the siblings had a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disorder, failure to thrive with severe feeding difficulties, intracranial hemorrhage, and seizures...
- Bowen-Conradi syndromeEdmond G Lemire
Clin Dysmorphol 11:149. 2002
- Bowen-Conradi syndrome in non Hutterite infantA Micheil Innes
Clin Dysmorphol 11:147-8. 2002..The authors' review their experience of Bowen-Conradi syndrome and the available literature. They point out that there have been three previously published reports of possible Bowen-Conradi syndrome in non Hutterite children...
- Coeliac disease in Indian children: assessment of clinical, nutritional and pathologic characteristicsS Mohindra
Department of Gastroenterology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow, UP 226014, India
J Health Popul Nutr 19:204-8. 2001Coeliac disease is an important cause of chronic diarrhoea, failure to thrive, and anaemia in children. Little information on the disease is available in India...
- Five additional Costello syndrome patients with rhabdomyosarcoma: proposal for a tumor screening protocolKaren W Gripp
Division of Medical Genetics, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware 19899, USA
Am J Med Genet 108:80-7. 2002..The diagnosis of Costello syndrome should also be considered in individuals with RMS and physical findings suggestive of Costello syndrome...
- Diagnosis on a positive fashion of nonorganic failure to thriveFabio Panetta
Cystic Fibrosis and Paediatric Gastroenterology Unit, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
Acta Paediatr 97:1281-4. 2008To study the predictive value of predefined symptoms and signs for allocating children into one of two groups: nonorganic and organic failure to thrive.
- Infantile presentation of the mtDNA A3243G tRNA(Leu (UUR)) mutationE J Okhuijsen-Kroes
Nijmegen Center for Mitochondrial Disorders at the Department of Pediatrics, University Medical Center Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Neuropediatrics 32:183-90. 2001..Patient 1 presented with hypotonia, feeding difficulties and failure to thrive (FTT) at the age of 3 months...
- Omenn's syndrome: differential diagnosis in infants with erythroderma and immunodeficiencyI Scheimberg
Department of Histopathology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London WC1N 3JH, UK
Pediatr Dev Pathol 4:237-45. 2001The clinical differential diagnosis of erythroderma plus immunodeficiency and failure to thrive in neonates includes graft-versus-host-disease (GVHD), Omenn's syndrome (OS), and Netherton's syndrome (NS)...
- Ophthalmic manifestations of congenital disorder of glycosylation type 1aHanne Jensen
Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Handicap, Copenhagen County Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
Ophthalmic Genet 24:81-8. 2003..To present the ophthalmic manifestations of patients with congenital disorder of glycosylation type Ia (CDG-Ia) due to the frequent R141H/F119L PMM2 genotype...
- Shwachman-Diamond syndrome: report from an international conferenceRobert Rothbaum
St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA
J Pediatr 141:266-70. 2002
- Cause-specific risks of childhood death in inherited epidermolysis bullosaJo David Fine
National Epidermolysis Bullosa Registry, Nashville, TN, USA
J Pediatr 152:276-80. 2008..To determine the cause-specific risks of death in children with epidermolysis bullosa (EB)...
- Does isochromosome 7q mandate bone marrow transplant in children with Shwachman-Diamond syndrome?Joan Cunningham
Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
Br J Haematol 119:1062-9. 2002..Our studies indicate that i(7)(q10) is a relatively benign rearrangement and that it is not advisable to offer allogeneic transplants to SDS children with i(7)(q10) alone in the absence of other clinical signs of disease progression...
- Failure to thrive in children with primary distal type renal tubular acidosisChia Yau Chang
Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Acta Paediatr Taiwan 43:334-9. 2002..62 SDS. After alkali therapy given from 8.5 months to 5 years and 7 months, improvement was found in height up to -1.69SDS, in body weight up to -1.10SDS, and in height velocity up to 1.06SDS...
- Identifying and managing faltering growthSue Barraclough
J Fam Health Care 12:4. 2002..If unchecked, faltering growth can lead to stunting and delayed development. Many factors contribute to growth faltering, as shown in Figure C. Signs to look out for are listed in Table A...
- Nutritional problems related to food allergy in childhoodLee Noimark
Department of Paediatric Allergy and Immunology, St Mary s Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:188-95. 2008..The last report describes a child with multiple food allergies, failure to thrive, and protein losing enteropathy to highlight the diversity of nutritional problems faced by allergists and ..
- Response to the FNB Supplement on the Positive Deviance Approach to Improve Health OutcomesDonald S McLaren
Food Nutr Bull 24:233. 2003
- Direct measurement of pancreatic enzymes: a comparison of secretagoguesMarian D Pfefferkorn
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202, USA
Dig Dis Sci 47:2211-6. 2002..262). Patients in all three groups had at least one normal enzyme. Cholecystokinin is useful as a single agent for direct pancreatic enzyme measurements in the absence of commercially available secretin...
- [Failure to thrive among hospitalized 0-2 year-old children]Else Marie Olsen
Center for Sygdomsforebyggelse, Københavns Amt, Amtssygehuset i Glostrup, DK 2600 Glostrup
Ugeskr Laeger 164:5654-8. 2002b>Failure to thrive, defined as insufficient weight gain according to age, is a well-known condition among infants and toddlers...
- Chronic human parvovirus B19 infection associated with interstitial lung diseaseAharon Klar
Department of Pediatrics, Bikur Cholim General Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 4:825-6. 2002
- Infant growth and hostility in adult lifeKatri Rikkönen
Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9 Siltavuorenpenger 20 D, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
Psychosom Med 70:306-13. 2008..A common origin in suboptimal fetal and early postnatal life may lie beneath. This study tested whether prenatal and postnatal growth predicts hostility in adult life...
- Clinical pattern of celiac disease is still changingAndrea Garampazzi
Department of Pediatrics, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:611-4. 2007..Age at diagnosis (5.9 y, P = 0.01) and silent forms (10.6%, P = 0.003) have significantly increased in the past 5 years. Histological examination showed decreased subtotal and increased partial villous atrophy prevalence (P = 0.02)...
- Outbreak of life-threatening thiamine deficiency in infants in Israel caused by a defective soy-based formulaAviva Fattal-Valevski
Institute for Child Development and Pediatric Neurology Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Pediatrics 115:e233-8. 2005..Thiamine deficiency in infants is very rare in developed countries. The aim of this study was to report the epidemiology of the outbreak and to describe the diagnosis, clinical course, and outcome of 9 affected infants in our care...
- [Congenital diaphragmatic hernia in older children]Srdan Banac
Klinike za pedijatriju, Klinicki bolnicki centar Rijeka i Medicinski fakultet Sveucilista u Rijeci, Rijeka, Hrvatska
Acta Med Croatica 58:225-8. 2004..incarceration, nausea, recurrent vomiting, diarrhea, obstipation, acute gastric dilatation, subcostal pain, failure to thrive and recurrent chest infections, habitually present a significant diagnostic problem...
- Histopathologic evaluation of an animal model for Barrett's esophagus and adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagusChristianne J Buskens
Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Surg Res 135:337-44. 2006....
- Interleukin 7 receptor alpha-chain-mutation severe combined immunodeficiency without lymphopenia: correction with haploidentical T-cell-depleted bone marrow transplantationPunita Ponda
Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Schneider Children s Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Great Neck, New York 11021, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:755-8. 2006..It often presents during the first year of life with recurrent, opportunistic infections, failure to thrive, and malabsorption.
- [Managing children with neurofibromatosis type 1: what should we look for?]Cristina L Martins
Unidade de Neuropediatria e Desenvolvimento, Centro de Desenvolvimento da Criança Torrado da Silva, Servico de Pediatria, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada
Acta Med Port 20:393-400. 2007..NF1 is a variable condition concerning its clinical manifestations. It may also present different complications through life--a capital issue to pediatric management...
- [Metabolic complications and neurologic manifestations of vitamin B12 deficiency in children of vegetarian mothers]V Smolka
Detská klinika LF UP a FN, Olomouc
Cas Lek Cesk 140:732-5. 2001..Serious hematological, metabolic and neurological complications owing to the nutritional deficiency of vitamin B12 may occur in infants of mothers on a strict vegetarian diet...
- Glycogen storage disease type III presenting with secondary diabetes and managed with insulin: a case reportHeba Ismail
Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism Pediatric Unit, University of Cairo Egypt
Cases J 2:6891. 2009..Here we report on a rare case of secondary diabetes in glycogen storage disease type III that has been successfully managed with insulin...
- Disorders of the aldosterone synthase and steroid 11beta-hydroxylase deficienciesM Peter
Divisions of Paediatric Endocrinology, Departments of Paediatrics, Universitie of Geneva, Switzerland
Horm Res 51:211-22. 1999..hypoaldosteronism (aldosterone synthase deficiency) which is characterized by life-threatening salt loss, failure to thrive, hyponatraemia and hyperkalaemia in early infancy. Both disorders have an autosomal recessive inheritance...
- Structure and Function of Enzymes in Fatty Acid OxidationJUNG JA P KIM; Fiscal Year: 2013..metabolic diseases, resulting in a wide variety of clinical phenotypes ranging from exercise intolerance to failure to thrive. We have determined the crystal structures of all but one of the soluble ADs, as well as one membrane-bound ..
- REACTIVE OXYGEN SPECIES: STRESS AND DAMAGE IN OLD MUSCLESusan V Brooks; Fiscal Year: 2012..hypothesis will provide insights into the underlying mechanisms associated with 'frailty'and 'failure to thrive'of elderly humans...
- Impact of Exercise on Body Composition in Premature Infants: New ApproachesDan M Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2013..Paradoxically, both failure to thrive and obesity are now known to be associated with prematurity, as are osteopenia and increased risk of ..
- Mechanisms and Treatment of Chronic, Latent Human StrongyloidiasisJames B Lok; Fiscal Year: 2013..In its uncomplicated form, human strongyloidiasis results in chronic enteritis, diarrhea and failure to thrive in children, a syndrome common to other soil-transmitted nematode infections...
- RNA editing-mediated modulation of serotonin 2C receptor protein expressionRANDI JO ULBRICHT; Fiscal Year: 2011..changes consistent with Prader-Willi Syndrome, a human developmental disorder characterized by an initial failure to thrive, cognitive deficits, decreased somatic growth, neonatal muscular hypotonia, and hyperphagia associated with ..
- The Down Syndrome Growing Up StudyBabette S Zemel; Fiscal Year: 2012..also important screening tools for nutritional status assessment across the lifespan because of the risk of failure to thrive in infancy and obesity at older ages. Current growth charts for U.S...
- LPL-Deficient Cats-A Quantitative Model of Gene DeliveryPHILIP RICHARD VULLIET; Fiscal Year: 2010..by severe chylomicronemia, pancreatitis, eruptive xanthomata, lipemia retinalis, memory loss and failure to thrive. This disease is termed "familial chylomicronemia" in humans...
- Role of Parabrachial Nucleus Neuropeptides in FeedingJohn Paul Baird; Fiscal Year: 2011..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Feeding and metabolic disorders such as obesity, anorexia, bulimia, failure to thrive, gastric reflux, cachexia, early satiety, delayed gastric emptying, dysgeusia, and anosmia contribute to ..
- Global Network for Women's and Children's HealthEdward A Liechty; Fiscal Year: 2012..4.) Growth will be improved and failure to thrive decreased in experimental groups. 5...
- GENETIC COMPLEMENTATION OF A MOUSE MODEL FOR PWSJames L Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2010..syndrome is a neurobehavioral disorder characterized by infantile hypotonia, short stature, and neonatal failure to thrive followed by obsessive-compulsive behavior, hyperphagia, and obesity...
- Development and Implementation of Newborn Screening for Severe Combined Immune DeMARK TYLER MCCANN; Fiscal Year: 2012..at least 15 genetic conditions, leading to variable disease presentation, but common characteristics include failure to thrive and opportunistic infections associated with marked lymphocytopenia in the first months of life...
- Autoimmune Induced Breast Failure as a Strategy for Breast Cancer VaccinationVincent K Tuohy; Fiscal Year: 2012..Our proposed experiments are designed to further evaluate the full potential of a-lactalbumin vaccination in providing immunity against breast cancer. ..
- Targeting Primary Immune Deficiency in Patient PopulationsCharlotte Cunningham-Rundles; Fiscal Year: 2013..The commonest diagnoses were pneumonia, sepsis, failure to thrive, empyema, and bronchiectasis and osteomyelitis...
- Breastfeeding the Late Preterm Infant: A Grounded Theory StudyJill Radtke Demirci; Fiscal Year: 2012..emergent from these data is that late preterm infants who are breastfed tend to present with diagnoses of failure to thrive, jaundice, and dehydration at much higher rates than those who are not breastfed, a finding largely ..
- Carbohydrate Deficient Glycoprotein Syndromes: Models and TherapyHudson H Freeze; Fiscal Year: 2013..phosphomannose isomerase (MPI, Fru-6-P_>Man-6-P) activity and develop liver dysfunction, fibrosis, failure to thrive, protein-losing enteropathy and coagulopathy...
- Impairment Activity StagingMargaret Grace Stineman; Fiscal Year: 2010..model of illness and disability which imports concepts from gerontology (frailty), psychiatry (failure to thrive and the biopsychosocial model), rehabilitation (health environmental integration), and sociology (the social ..
- Surfaces designed for the quantification of long-chain fatty acidsSTEVEN MEYERS; Fiscal Year: 2009..of mothers who choose to do so;and 3) can be used by mothers of low-birth-weight babies and of infants with "failure to thrive" diagnoses to monitor their infants'caloric intake from breast milk...
- GROWTH AND NUTRITION IN ALAGILLE SYNDROMEANDREW MULBERG; Fiscal Year: 1999..these children have steatorrhea which could be a major contributory factor to secondary growth failure and failure to thrive. No previous data support any role of the intestine or its pathobiology in contributing to fat malabsorption...
- AFFECTIVE DISTURBANCES IN INFANTS AND YOUNG CHILDRENTiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 1990....
- A RHESUS MONKEY MODEL OF MALARIA IN PREGNANCYBillie Davison; Fiscal Year: 2004..on the fetus and infant, resulting in abortions, premature deliveries, intrauterine growth retardation, failure to thrive, infant mortality and congenital infection...
- FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME: GENETIC STUDIES IN ZEBRAFISHMICHAEL CARVAN; Fiscal Year: 2002..some newborns exposed to alcohol through maternal consumption and is characterized by prenatal and postnatal failure to thrive, central nervous system disorders, and a distinctive set of patterning defects that affect the ..
- MOLECULAR STUDIES OF GENOMIC IMPRINTING IN HUMANSROBERT NICHOLLS; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Novel Approaches to Mend Deficient GlycosylationHudson Freeze; Fiscal Year: 2005..multisystemic disorder, which is characterized by mental and psychomotor retardation, seizures, hypotonia, failure to thrive, and coagulopathy...
- ADULT FAILURE TO THRIVE IN LONG-TERM VENTILATOR PATIENTSPatricia Higgins; Fiscal Year: 2004..Little is known about these factors in LTV patients but they are associated with adult failure to thrive (FTT), a syndrome defined as a lower than expected level of functioning that frequently is associated with ..
- CLINICAL AND GENETIC STUDIES OF NETHERTON SYNDROMEGabriele Richard; Fiscal Year: 2002..In severe cases, failure to thrive, growth retardation, and immune defects resulting in recurrent infections with fatal consequences may ..
- Molecular determinants of ACTH receptor for ligand bindingYingkui Yang; Fiscal Year: 2006..The information will serve to establish a foundation on which to build a comprehensive understanding of the signaling events that regulate ACTH mediated adrenal function in physiologic and diseased states. ..
- MASSAGE EFFECTS ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF HIV-EXPOSED BABIESTiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 1993..The HIV- exposed pre-term infants who are massaged are expected to gain more weight, show superior developmental performance, exhibit fewer stress behaviors and have improved immune functioning...
- MASSAGING HIV-1-EXPOSED INFANTSFRANK SCAFIDI; Fiscal Year: 1993..It is expected that the HIV--exposed preterm infants who are massaged will gain more weight, show superior developmental performance, exhibit fewer stress behaviors and have improved immune functioning...
- HEALTH EFFECTS OF ACUTE H PYLORI INFECTION IN CHILDRENDouglas Passaro; Fiscal Year: 2003..pylori infection increases the risk of diarrheal illness and failure to thrive in newly infected children...
- Early childhood feeding interactionsERIC HODGES; Fiscal Year: 2004..patterns that may contribute to either healthy growth and development or poor nutritional outcomes, such as failure to thrive, obesity, or later eating disorders...
- Growth Outcomes in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia at 36 Weeks Postconceptional AgeDeborah Steward; Fiscal Year: 2007..Further, nutritional intervention may also decrease the severity of BPD. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- FACILITATING INTERNAL REGULATION OF EATINGIrene Chatoor; Fiscal Year: 2003..The principles of internal regulation of eating can be applied to the prevention and treatment of other eating disorders of children and adolescents as well. ..
- ASI-Spectral Karyotyping (SKY) SystemMuriel Davisson; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Human Glycosylation Disorders 2003Hudson Freeze; Fiscal Year: 2004..Since this meeting immediately precedes the annual meeting of the Society for Glycobiology, it will increase the chances of recruiting glycobiologists to explore the various types of human glycosylation disorders. ..
- FSHD Syndrome: DNA Repeats, Methylation, & ChromatinMelanie Ehrlich; Fiscal Year: 2003..The proposed research should help elucidate the molecular etiology of the enigmatic FSHD syndrome. ..
- Mechanisms of Cell/Matrix Interactions in the KidneyJEFFREY MINER; Fiscal Year: 2006..Together, the results of these studies will lead to a more complete understanding of cell-matrix interactions in the kidney and could reveal new avenues for diagnosis and treatment of human kidney disease. ..
- Survival and Comorbidities after DementiaAnnette Fitzpatrick; Fiscal Year: 2003..This application will support continued analyses of an important database designed to provide valuable research for the prevention and impact of dementia in this country. ..
- PATHOGENEISIS OF CYSTIC FIBROSIS IN THE GI SYSTEMROBERT DE LISLE; Fiscal Year: 2003..Pathology and Muclin expression will be compared in CF mice, and CF mice crossed with gastrin deficient mice (lack gastric acid secretion) to normalize intestinal Ph. ..
- Novel Carboxylated N-Glycans that Mediate InflammationHudson Freeze; Fiscal Year: 2003..The impact of solving these structures could be quite substantial. However, in the past, we have had difficulty establishing this structure, and therein lies the risk in this project and why it responds to PA-97-049. ..
- Use of Herbs and Dietary Supplements in Four EthnicitiesAnnette Fitzpatrick; Fiscal Year: 2005..It may also be possible to test associations of specific herb/supplement use with specific clinical/subclinical conditions should adequate power be available. ..
- MRL Neuroanatomy in Autism: From Infancy to ChildhooodEric Courchesne; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results from the proposed research will provide knowledge of the developmental anatomic phenotype in autism. ..
- International Celiac Disease SymposiumPeter Green; Fiscal Year: 2006..Funding is crucial for the success of this meeting that will reshape the future of celiac disease both in this country and around the world. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Biochemical Basis of Cortisone Reductase DeficiencyPerrin White; Fiscal Year: 2007..Subsets of the genotyping data will be analyzed as an association study, as an affected sib pair study, and by transmission disequilibrium testing. Additional polymorphisms in these genes will be sought in PCOS subjects. ..
- Effects of Amino Acid Therapy on Hot Flashes in Postmenopausal WomenThomas Guttuso; Fiscal Year: 2007..The applicant will also attend two didactic training seminars in complementary & alternative medicine at The Osher Institute at Harvard Medical School and at the Duke Center for Integrative Medicine. ..
- 1st Costello Syndrome SymposiumKATHERINE RAUEN; Fiscal Year: 2007..Costello syndrome (CS) is a complex developmental disorder involving characteristic craniofacial features, failure to thrive, developmental delay, cardiac and skeletal anomalies, and a predisposition to develop neoplasia, both benign ..
- OPTIMAL TREATMENT OF FOCAL SEGMENTAL GLOMERULOSCLEROSISRichard Fine; Fiscal Year: 2007..Additionally, 125I-iothalamate will be compared with Cystatin C as a measure of glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in order to determine if the latter is an acceptable "gold standard" for serial measurement of GFR in patients with SRFSGS. ..
- Laminin Alpha5 and AlveogenesisNGUYET NGUYEN; Fiscal Year: 2008..The research will be completed at Washington University, a world-renowned institution for medical and scientific research which will allow access to top scientists and the latest technologies. (End of Abstract) [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Therapeutic Inhibitors of Phosphomannose IsomeraseHudson Freeze; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Developmental, nutritional and hormonal reg. of GhrelinAndrea Haqq; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our studies should provide novel insights into the role of ghrelin and other hormones and adipocytokines in the regulation of body weight in both children with Prader-willi syndrome and normal children. ..
- Structure and Function of ADAMTS13 MetalloproteaseX Long Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Molecular Analyses of Two Mouse Kidney Disease ModelsMuriel Davisson; Fiscal Year: 2006..Gene expression patterns will be determined by TISH and protein localization by immunochemistry. Aim 4 is to analyze gene function by identifying interacting genes using microarrays and quantitative RT-PCR. ..
- THE CARNITINE TRANSPORTER IN HUMAN DISEASENicola Longo; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Basis of Post-Fontan Protein Losing EnteropathyHudson Freeze; Fiscal Year: 2006..The results could provide a fundamental understanding of how PLE develops, identify Fontan patients genetically at risk for developing PLE, and provide insights to new therapeutics for this enigmatic rare disease. ..
- FSHD: Chromatin Structure, Looping, & ExpressionMelanie Ehrlich; Fiscal Year: 2009..The proposed research should elucidate new aspects of long-distance control of gene expression as well as lending clinically useful insights into this currently intractable disease. ..