APRIL 2021 ISSUE

CONTENTS

EDITORIAL COMMENTARIES
Dual Oral Iron Chelation in Thalassemia: Need for Robust Evidence
Srinivasan Peyam and Deepak Bansal 319
HOMA-AD and Metabolic Syndrome—The Homecoming of Adiponectin in Pediatric Obesity
Anurag Bajpai 322
Metabolic Undertones of Kidney Stones
Priyanka Khandelwal and Aditi Sinha 324
Survival of Very-Low-Birth-Weight Neonates in India
Deepak Chawla 326
Improving the Detection of Phlebitis in Hospitalized Children
Anshula Tayal and Rakesh Lodha 328
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Efficacy and Safety of Combined Oral Chelation with Deferiprone and Deferasirox
on Iron Overload in Transfusion Dependent Children with Thalassemia – A Prospective
Observational Study
Rajeswari Rethina swamy Divakar Jose, C. G. Delhi kumar and G. Ram Kumar 330
Adiponectin, HOMA-Adiponectin, HOMA-IR in Children and Adolescents: Ouro Preto Study
A. P. C. Cândido, B. Geloneze, A. Calixto, A. C. J. Vasques, R. N. Freitas, S. N. Freitas
and G. L. L. Machado-Coelho 336
Metabolic and Clinical Characteristics of Children with Urolithiasis from Southern India
Kagnur Ramya, Sriram Krishnamurthy, Ramanitharan Manikandan, Palanisamy Sivamurukan,
Bikash Kumar Naredi and Pediredla Karunakar 345
Short Term Outcome and Predictors of Mortality Among Very Low Birth Weight
Infants – A Descriptive Study
Sushil Gupta, B. Adhisivam, B. Vishnu Bhat, Nishad Plakkal and R. Amala 351
Impact of Physician Inspection in the Detection of Phlebitis and Factors Contributing
to it in Admitted Children of a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Prospective Study
Maria Robert, Bipin Jose and Susan John 358
CLINICAL BRIEFS
Is There Any Link Between Death of Preceding Child and Child Health Care Services
Utilization for Subsequent Birth?
Shubhranshu Kumar Upadhyay, Shobhit Srivastava, Ratna Patel, Shekhar Chauhan
and Manoj Alagarajan 363
Outcome of Conversion Symptoms in Children
Prahbhjot Malhi, Chanchal Kumar, Pratibha Singhi and Naveen Sankhyan 367
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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Volume 88—April, 2021
Indian Journal of Pediatrics
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SCIENTIFIC LETTERS
Parental Experience of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Children
with Primary Immune Deficiency Disorders
Geeta Madathil Govindaraj, U. Ramya, Revathi Raj, E. P. Athulya, Abhinav Jain, Vinod Scaria,
M. P. Jayakrishnan, Sridhar Sivasubbu, D. Dhanasooraj, V. T. Ajithkumar, Amol R. Dongre
and P. Krishnakumar 370
Evaluation of an Online Interactive IMNCI Training Program in Nursing Students
Poonam Joshi, L. Levis Murry, Rimple Sharma, Cecilia Mary, Kamlesh Kumari Sharma,
T. K. Jena and Rakesh Lodha 372
Assessment of Late Effects in Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Cross Sectional Study
Venkata Naga Malleswari Muddana, Biswajit Dubashi, S. Nirmala Devi, Smita Kayal
and Prasanth Ganesan 374
Neonatal Lupus Erythematosus Presenting as Neonatal Acute Liver Failure
M. G. Kartheeka, Uthaya Kumaran, Nilesh Nikhilesh Rao, Malathi Raja, Praveena Shenoi
and Arvind Shenoi 375
Mitochondrial DNA Depletion Syndrome: Mimicker for Hereditary Tyrosinemia
Mahesh Kamate and Saurabh Singh 377
Risk Factors for Persistent Wheezing Beyond Six Years of Age: Cohort Study
Sudhir Sane and Jayashree Balip 378
Jaundice at the Onset: A Rare Event in Kawasaki Disease
Sumantra Sarkar, Basundhara Bhattacharyya and Anuradha Agarwal 379
A Recurrent Biallelic Pathogenic Variant in TBXAS1 Gene Causing Ghosal
Hematodiaphyseal Dysplasia
Agnes Selina, Madhavi Kandagaddala and Vrisha Madhuri 381
Blood Toxic Element Levels in Children from South Coastal Andhra Pradesh
Vijaya Sarathi, Ramisetty Umamahesh, Md. Hafiez Ahmed, Kajal Rai
and Hulivana Boranna Chaithanya 383
Screen-Time in Indian Children — An Online Survey Study
Namita Kale, Akanksha Rathi Maheshwari, Vishal Kaley and Narendra Rathi 384
Atypical HCoV-NL63 Infection in an Infant During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic
Eleni M. Domouzoglou, Sophia Tsabouri, Antonios P. Vlahos, Christos Kittas,
Konstantina Gartzonika, Ekaterini Siomou and Alexandros Makis 386
‘Mass-Like’ Appearance of Pulmonary Mucormycosis in Chronic Granulomatous Disease:
An Imaging Observation
Ashu Seith Bhalla, Manisha Jana, Sushil K. Kabra and Priyanka Naranje 388
Bartter-Like Renal Phenotype in a Child with Donnai–Barrow Syndrome
Haseena Sait, Raghvendra Singh and Seema Kapoor 390
Recurrent Apnea in an Infant — Think Beyond the Usual
Manvi Singh, Arundhati Mukherjee, Naveen Sankhyan, Inusha Panigrahi and Meenu Singh 391
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Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Admissions to the Pediatric Emergency Department
in a Tertiary Care Hospital
Radhika Raman and Manoj Madhusudan 392
Riders on the Storm: Did COVID-19 Change Children’s Emotional and Behavioral Profile?
A Brief Exploratory Survey
Valerio Zaccaria, Miriam Aricò, Miriam Vigliante, Federica Prono, Veronica Scarselli,
Ignazio Ardizzone and Maria Romani 393
COVID-19 Infection in Newborn Infants
Dwayne Mascarenhas, Medha Goyal, Nitu Mundhra, Anitha Haribalakrishna, Ruchi Nanavati
and Gita Nataraj 394
COVID-19 in a Young Infant — A Fatal Multisystem Inflammatory Disorder
Siyaram Didel, Daisy Khera, Prawin Kumar and Jagdish Prasad Goyal 395
Coagulation Abnormalities Due to COVID-19 in a Child with Thalassemia
Wulandewi Marhaeni, Andreas Budi Wijaya, Khairiyadi, Munawaroh and Hendriyono 396
Genetic Testing in Neonatal Intensive Care: Experience from a Tertiary Care Unit
Vishnu Anand, Femitha Pournami, G. K. Madhavilatha, Jyothi Prabhakar, Anand Nandakumar
and Naveen Jain 398
Neurodevelopmental Outcome in Neonates with Acinetobacter Sepsis with Meningitis
and/or Ventriculitis at 2–5 years
Somosri Ray, Kanya Mukhopadhyay, Pallab Ray, Renu Suthar and Archana Angrup 400
JAK2V617F Exon-14 Mutation Driven Polycythemia Vera
Arumugom Archana, Jaikumar Govindaswamy Ramamoorthy, Venkataraman Ranjith Kumar,
Anchu Anna Cherian, Thirumurugesan Shapnalakshmi, Balamurugan Kalyanaprabhakaran
and Ravishankar Akshaykumar 402
Hyponatremia in Acute Bronchiolitis
Ayse Gultekingil 404
Aortic Valvuloplasty for Cusp Perforation Caused by Kawasaki Disease
Yukiko Yamada, Fumiaki Shikata, Ryuhei Yamamoto, Ryusuke Numata, Satoshi Yasukochi
and Takamasa Takeuchi 405
Neurotoxic Snake Envenomation: Neostigmine-Induced Paradoxical Weakness
I. K. Karthika and Amit Kumar Satapathy 406
Advancing Pediatric Care in India Requires Further Study of Adverse Childhood Experiences
Susan Kim, Arifa Zaidi and Timothy Rice 407
Recurrent Hypersensitivity to Oral Low-Dose Polyethylene Glycol in a 4-year-old Child
with Functional Constipation
Areesha Alam and Shrish Bhatnagar 408