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Rapid-Onset Obesity with Hypothalamic Dysfunction, Hypoventilation, and Autonomic Dysregulation (ROHHAD) Syndrome: A Case Report

Bahador Bagheri 1 , Elham Pourbakhtyaran 2 , Fateme Talebi Kiasari 3 , Bahar Taherkhanchi 4 , Sara Salarian 5 , * and Afsaneh Sadeghi 5
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1 Cancer Research Center and Department of Pharmacology, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Mofid Children Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Student Research Committee, School of Medicine, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran
4 Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran
5 Department of Anesthesiology, Mofid Children Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: January 01, 2017, 5 (1); e38351
  • Published Online: August 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: April 10, 2016
  • Revised: May 24, 2016
  • Accepted: June 21, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.38351

To Cite: Bagheri B, Pourbakhtyaran E, Talebi Kiasari F, Taherkhanchi B, Salarian S, et al. Rapid-Onset Obesity with Hypothalamic Dysfunction, Hypoventilation, and Autonomic Dysregulation (ROHHAD) Syndrome: A Case Report, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2017 ; 5(1):e38351. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.38351.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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