Read on for a "can't-miss" diagnosis that should be on your differential for a child with prolonged (>/= 5 days) fever.
Omphalitis is a potentially life-threatening infection of the umbilical stump. Brush up with these pearls so you won't miss it on your next peds shift!
Have an adolescent complaining of hip pain, groin pain, knee pain or limp? Don't forget to think about this pediatric orthopedic emergency where timely diagnosis truly matters.