Pertussis

Cite this article as: Goldstein, H. Pertussis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2722 Winston, a 4-month-old boy, presents to your emergency department after his mother noticed, during his last feed, that he appeared to stop breathing for around 15 seconds and turned blue. He restarted breathing spontaneously. Further history reveals a two-day history…

Testicular trouble

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Testicular trouble, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2728Jaxxon, a 13-year-old boy, forgot to wear his box whilst at cricket training and was hit in the groin by a high-speed ball. He thought nothing of it as the pain disappeared after an hour or so but presented to…

Impetigo

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Impetigo, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2669Impetigo is a blistering skin infection and is usually caused by Staphylococcus. aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes.