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  • Special Topic

    Teething

    The structure of the tooth includes dentin, pulp and other tissues, blood vessels and nerves imbedded in the bony jaw. Above the gum line, the tooth is protected by the hard enamel covering.

    Teething is the growth of teeth through the gums in the mouth of infants and young children.

  • Special Topic

    Total parenteral nutrition - infants

    Intravenous fluid sites

    Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) is a method of feeding that bypasses the gastrointestinal tract. Fluids are given into a vein to provide most of the...

  • Disease

    Transient tachypnea - newborn

    Transient tachypnea is a breathing disorder seen shortly after delivery in full-term or late preterm babies. Transient means it is short-lived (most often...

  • Disease

    Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome

    Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome is a rare condition that occurs only in identical twins while they are in the womb.