Giugno 2002 - Volume XXI - numero 6

Medico e Bambino


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Sindromi autistiche e patologia gastrointestinale

G. Gambino, P. Di Stefano

Dipartimento Pediatrico “Aiuto Materno”, Palermo

AUTISTIC SYNDROMES AND GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASE

Key words: Autism, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Celiac disease, Ferritin, T-lymphocytes, Lymphokines

We studied 55 children suffering from cryptogenetic autism. In 44/55 cases, recurrent constipation or diarrhoea were present. In 46/55 cases, the CD4/CD8 ratio was <2. In 39/55 cases, IgAs were reduced. In 44/55 cases, ferritin was significantly below normal values. In 12/17 cases, there were anti-Candida antibodies. In 9/17 cases, there was a positive result in blood and stools for Helicobacter pylori. 12/55 patients were suffering from celiac disease (serologic diagnosis confirmed by biopsy).

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Sindromi autistiche e patologia gastrointestinale. Medico e Bambino 2002;21(6):391-392 https://www.medicoebambino.com/?id=0206_391.pdf

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Il malingering come causa di ricovero ospedaliero

R. Cerchio1, C. Brondello1, A. Lenhart2, A. Gagliardo2, E. Barbi2, R. Aliverti3, F. Marchetti2

1Dipartimento di Scienze Pediatriche e dell’Adolescenza, OIRM, Università di Torino;
2Dipartimento di Scienze della Riproduzione e dello Sviluppo, UCO Clinica Pediatrica, Università di Trieste; 3Divisione di Neuropsichiatria Infantile, IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, Trieste

MALINGERING: A CAUSE FOR HOSPITALISATION

Key words: Malingering, Factitious disease, Unexplained fever

Report on 8 patients hospitalised during a period of 2 months (out of 130) on account of malingering; out of them, 5 had simulated hyperpyrexia for a long time, one had sham episodes of hypoglycaemia, two of pains and three of hemorrage.

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Il malingering come causa di ricovero ospedaliero. Medico e Bambino 2002;21(6):391-392 https://www.medicoebambino.com/?id=0206_391.pdf


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