Rana et al report on a 3 years old girl with a retropharyngeal abscess. She presented with irritability and neck flexion. A retropharyngeal abscess was diagnosed on MRI. It was treated with incision and antibiotics.
Meconium Ileus in Two Irish Newborns: The Presenting Feature of Cystic Fibrosis
A.Smith, E. Ryan, D. O’Keeffe, D. O’Donovan
Smith et al describe 2 infants with meconium ileus. Both were treated surgically. A subsequent diagnosis of cystic fibrosis was made for both infants.
Infliximab Induced Cardiac Tamponade
N. O’Morain, L. Kumar, C. O’Carroll-Lolait, A. Alakkari, B. Ryan
O’Morain et al report a case of cardiac tamponade following infliximab induction therapy. The patient had ulcerative colitis. The tamponade was treated with pericardiocentesis.