Use of Foley Catheter Instead of Digital Rectal Examination for Detection of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Infants and Children
1. Use of Foley Catheter Instead of Digital Rectal Examination for Detection of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Infants and Children

Nazish Baig; Manoochehr Karjoo; Mirza B. Beg; Sara Karjoo

Volume 6, Issue 3 , March 2018, , Pages 7271-7273

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.29395.2616

Abstract
  A digital rectal examination is a highly important procedure carried out on infants and children during visits to the gastroenterology clinic, but is often accompanied with physiologic ...  Read More
Short and Long Term Complications after Pediatric Liver Transplantation: A Review and Literature
2. Short and Long Term Complications after Pediatric Liver Transplantation: A Review and Literature

Manoochehr Karjoo; Mohammad Ali Kiani; Arash Sarveazad; Masumeh Saeidi; Fatemeh Aghajani

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6337-6346

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.26816.2312

Abstract
  Background: Pediatric liver transplant is a complex surgical procedure. Pediatric liver transplantation has evolved over the last two decades into an effective and widely accepted therapy ...  Read More
Familial Mediterranean Fever: Review of Literature and Report of Two Cases
3. Familial Mediterranean Fever: Review of Literature and Report of Two Cases

Shama Khan; Manoochehr Karjoo; Sara Karjoo

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6469-6484

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.26870.2316

Abstract
  Familial Mediterranean fever, an autosomal recessive disorder, is a member of the periodic fever syndromes, and considered to be the most common cause of recurrent febrile episodes ...  Read More
Unexplained High Activity of Aspartate Aminotransferase in an Asymptomatic Pediatric Patient
4. Unexplained High Activity of Aspartate Aminotransferase in an Asymptomatic Pediatric Patient

Wajiha Maan; Qurratul Ann Warsi; Avideh Rashed; Manoochehr Karjoo

Volume 5, Issue 10 , October 2017, , Pages 5805-5808

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.25420.2162

Abstract
  Elevated enzyme activities in plasma may at times be attributed to the presence of macro-enzymes. The macro-enzymes are often serum enzymes in complex with immunoglobulins, resulting ...  Read More
Evaluation of an Infant with Cholestasis and Congenital Hypopituitarism
5. Evaluation of an Infant with Cholestasis and Congenital Hypopituitarism

Wahhaj Beg; Sara Karjoo; Manoochehr Karjoo

Volume 5, Issue 10 , October 2017, , Pages 5881-5886

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.25561.2174

Abstract
  We are reporting an infant with persistent abnormal liver function, neonatal jaundice, and intermittent hypoglycemia. Evaluation confirmed congenital hypopituitarism, in the absence ...  Read More
Extubation Failure in an Adolescent Patient after General Anesthesia for Gastrostomy Tube Placement
6. Extubation Failure in an Adolescent Patient after General Anesthesia for Gastrostomy Tube Placement

Luz Helena Gutierrez; Manoochehr Karjoo; Mirza B. Beg

Volume 5, Issue 5 , May 2017, , Pages 4849-4853

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.8499

Abstract
  Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disease resulting in destruction of the post-synaptic nicotinic receptors at the neuromuscular junction. Classically, the earliest symptoms of ...  Read More
Save the Children from Gastric and Intestinal Perforation Secondary to Small Magnet Ingestion by Educating Families with the Help of Pediatricians
7. Save the Children from Gastric and Intestinal Perforation Secondary to Small Magnet Ingestion by Educating Families with the Help of Pediatricians

Manoochehr Karjoo; Alexander Dragnich; Sara Karjoo; Qurratul Ann Warsi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , March 2017, , Pages 4449-4455

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.8263

Abstract
  The ingestion of foreign bodies is a comprehensive problem affecting the pediatric population, especially under 5 years of age.  The ingestion of 2 or more magnets may lead to ...  Read More
A Patient with Interstitial 5q21 Deletion, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Dysmorphic Features, and Profound Neurologic Dysfunction
8. A Patient with Interstitial 5q21 Deletion, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Dysmorphic Features, and Profound Neurologic Dysfunction

Manoochehr Karjoo; Qurratul Ann Warsi; Devin Halleran; Marcus Rivera

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 4233-4237

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.8040

Abstract
       Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a hereditary autosomal dominant cancer syndrome, results from germ line mutation or deletion of the Adenomatous Polyposis ...  Read More
Genital Involvement In Pre-Pubertal Pediatric Population: A Rare Aspect of Crohn’s Disease
9. Genital Involvement In Pre-Pubertal Pediatric Population: A Rare Aspect of Crohn’s Disease

Qurratul Ann Warsi; Meghana Kunduru; Manoochehr Karjoo; Mirza Beg

Volume 4, Issue 9 , September 2016, , Pages 3399-3404

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7334

Abstract
  Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), characterized by chronic intestinal inflammation that causes the loss of immune tolerance leading to bizarre inflammatory ...  Read More
Report of Four Children with Gaucher Disease and Review of Literature
10. Report of Four Children with Gaucher Disease and Review of Literature

Wajiha Maan; Manoochehr Karjoo; Mirza Beg

Volume 4, Issue 8 , August 2016, , Pages 2287-2293

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7307

Abstract
  Gaucher Disease (GD) is the most common type of Lysosomal Storage Disorder and it is divided into three distinct subtypes. The authors here report four different cases of Gaucher Disease, ...  Read More
Single Center Experience with Hydroxyzine in the Treatment of Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
11. Single Center Experience with Hydroxyzine in the Treatment of Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome

Joyce Saliba; Manoochehr Karjoo; Noha Basouny; Afshin Karjoo; Mirza Beg

Volume 4, Issue 8 , August 2016, , Pages 3293-3298

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7187

Abstract
  Background To this date, there has been no specific therapy proven to be effective for cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) in controlled trials. Multiple regimens have been proposed including: ...  Read More
Review of Natural History, Benefits and Risk Factors Pediatric Liver Transplantation
12. Review of Natural History, Benefits and Risk Factors Pediatric Liver Transplantation

Manoochehr Karjoo; Maryam Banikazemi; Masumeh Saeidi; Mohammad Ali Kiani

Volume 4, Issue 3 , March 2016, , Pages 1529-1544

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.6611

Abstract
  Liver or hepatic transplantation (LT) is the replacement of a diseased liver with part or whole healthy liver from another person (allograft). Human liver transplants were first performed ...  Read More
Successful Use of Biliary Duct Balloon Dilator in Repairing Post-Surgical Esophageal Stricture in premature infant
13. Successful Use of Biliary Duct Balloon Dilator in Repairing Post-Surgical Esophageal Stricture in premature infant

Imad Absah; Manoochehr Karjoo; Mirza B Beg

Volume 3, Issue 3.2 , June 2015, , Pages 675-678

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2015.4396

Abstract
  Congenital esophageal atresia needs to be surgically corrected as soon as possible. Some will present with post surgical stricture that needs to be dilated by a balloon dilator. This ...  Read More
Asymptomatic Celiac Disease in Children with Trisomy 21 at 26 Months of Age or Less
14. Asymptomatic Celiac Disease in Children with Trisomy 21 at 26 Months of Age or Less

Nancy J. Roizen; Manoochehr Karjoo

Volume 2, Issue 3.3 , September 2014, , Pages 59-62

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2014.3082

Abstract
  We report three cases of asymptomatic celiac disease identified in children with Down syndrome after being screened at around twenty-four months of age.  These cases raise the ...  Read More
Celiac Disease
15. Celiac Disease

Manoochehr Karjoo

Volume 2, Issue 3.2 , August 2014, , Pages 5-7

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2014.2955

Abstract
  Celiac disease also known as gluten-sensitive enteropathy is characterized by intestinal mucosal damage and malabsorption from dietary intake of wheat, rye or barley. Symptoms may appear ...  Read More