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Department of Tropical Pediatrics

Department of Tropical Pediatrics has its main missions on conducting clinical research, providing knowledge, and medical services.


Acute Diarrhea in Children

Definition Three or more liquid or watery stools in a 24-hour period are considered as diarrhea. Diarrhea may also be bloody, called dysentery. An episode

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Dengue Infection

Introduction Dengue is the most common mosquito-borne viral disease of humans that in recent years has become a major international public health. Globally, 2.5 billion

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Japanese Encephalitis

Japanese encephalitis and vaccines Japanese encephalitis (JE) is an inflammatory disease in the central nervous system including cerebrum, cerebellum, and spinal cord caused by viral

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Etiology : Gnathostomiasis is a food-born parasite zoonosis causes by a round worm in the genus Gnathostoma e.g. G.spinigirum, G.hispidum. It can cause both cutaneous

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Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease (KD) is an acute, febrile systemic vasculitis of childhood. It is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children worldwide. KD was

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