[show abstract][hide abstract] ABSTRACT: DOOR syndrome is a rare multisystem genetic disorder, consisting of deafness (sensorineural), onychodystrophy, osteodystrophy, and mental retardation. Seizures reported frequently in this condition are often refractory to treatment.
Indian pediatrics 06/2011; 48(6):479-81. · 1.04 Impact Factor
[show abstract][hide abstract] ABSTRACT: Subcutaneous zygomycosis is an unusual disorder caused by a rare fungus, Basidiobolus ranarum. We report this entity in a 4- yr- old boy. Biopsy showed the Splendore Hoeppli phenomenon and the culture yielded Basidiobolus ranarum. The child responded to saturated solution of potassium iodide within 1 month of starting treatment.
The Indian Journal of Pediatrics 05/2011; 78(9):1142-4. · 0.72 Impact Factor