Flashcards in Peds Deck (19):
When is the onset of croup?
6m to 3 years
What is the common cause of croup?
What is the age for onset of epiglottitis?
3.5 years with spike in teens recently
What is the cause of epiglottitis?
What is the cause of death from epiglottitis?
Aryepiglotic fold thickening
What is the age for exudative tracheitis?
What is the cause of exudative tracheitis?
Location of rethroparyngeal abscess vs suppurative node?
Abscess will be midline. Suppurative wnode will be medial to the carotid
DDX for "lumpy adenoids"?
What is PHACES?
Posterior fossa (dandy walker)
Coarctation of aorta, cardiac defects
Location of subglottic hemangioma
assymmetric narrowing of the subglottic trachea (usually left).
Two associations with subglottic hemangiomas
50% cutaneous hemangiomas
7% have PHACES
Max distance allow for prevert ST on lateral in peds?
6mm C2, 22mm at C6
3 Associations with meconium aspiration?
Ropy appearance of lung densities
Hyperinfliation with alternating atelectasis
What gestational age is meconium aspiration common?
Term or POST TERM
Causes of Transient tachypnea of newborn?
C-section, maternal sedation, maternal diabetes
ONset of Transient tachypnea of newborn?
peaks day 1 resolved day 3
Risk with surfactent therapy?