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Make the Diagnosis

A 24-month-old African-American boy was admitted to the ER after abnormal hemoglobin results. Exam was notable for pallor and a 2/6 systolic ejection murmur, with no jaundice or hepatosplenomegaly. White blood cell differential analysis showed 14% neutrophils, 84% lymphocytes, 2% atypical lymphocytes, and calculated absolute neutrophil count of 520 per uL.

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Children’s Doctor News and Updates: Fall 2018

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Read the latest news from CHOP, including the results of three research studies: baby monitors, button batteries and honey, and cell phone use. Meet our new Cardiothoracic Surgery Chief and browse our latest clinical pathways.

Alumni Notes Fall 2018

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CHOP Alumni Association

Read about the exciting events that took place over the spring and summer, an upcoming alumni member survey, and highlights from the recent alumni reunion.

Alumni Notes Summer 2018

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In her Alumni Notes column, Dr. Christian provides a recap of Dr. Duhaime's grand rounds at CHOP, the importance of the Alumni Organization and how you can help, and more.