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Pediatrics Education and Research

Volume  7, Issue 4, October-December 2019, Pages 157-159

 

Case Report

Neonatal Suppurative Parotitis and Shoulder Arthritis Following Nasal Prong and Orogastric Tube
Jayendra R Gohil1, Monil B Shah2, Atul M Sheladiya3
1Professor, 2,3Residents, Department of Pediatrics, Govt Medical College and Sir Takhtasinhji Hospital, Bhavnagar, Gujarat 364002, India.
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DOI: DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.21088/per.2321.1644.7419.5

Abstract

With the use of non invasive nasal devices to augment ventilation in neonates complications of parotitis or arthritis may occur. If bacterial than it should be considered as nosocomial or HAI hospital acquired infection. A 16-day male neonate was admitted with swelling on right side of face and excessive crying for 2 days, and restricted movement of right shoulder. Pus came out from parotid duct opening and grew staph Methicillinresistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) sensitive to vancomycin; he also needed surgical drainage of swelling. Stringent and monitored aseptic precautions and oral toilet will prevent such cases.

Keywords: Neonatal; Parotitis; Shoulder arthritis; Nasal prong; Orogastric tube; Sialadenitis.


Corresponding Author : Jayendra R Gohil