Treatment Briefs

Treatment Briefs

Stat Consult: Multiple Sclerosis

This review provides a concise overview of the types, pathogenesis, diagnostic criteria, differential diagnosis, and treatment of multiple sclerosis.

Stat Consult: Cleft Lip and Palate

Cleft lip and palate is defined as congenital malformation of the upper lip and/or oral cavity disrupting normal facial structure and oromotor function.
Head lice in a child.

Stat consult: Head lice

Approximately 6 to 12 million head lice cases are diagnosed in the United States per year, primarily affecting elementary school children.

Celiac disease

In celiac disease, the surface pattern of the jejunal mucosa becomes flattened.