TITLE

Lucina

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jan2008, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers studies, and research on various diseases in children. A retrospective study in Holland, Germany stated that measles, mumps, and rubella vaccination could increase possibilities for juvenile idiopathic arthritis. A study by paediatric rheumatology, and dermatology centres on six continents has provided information on juvenile localised scleroderma. Researchers from Italy have conducted a study on the effectiveness of five probiotic preparations as treatment to childhood diarrhoea.
ACCESSION #
31220833

 

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