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Rolando Ulloa-Gutierrez

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InstitutionThe Hospital for Sick Children
DepartmentCell Biology
Address555 University Avenue
Toronto ON M5G 1X8
Phone416-813-1500
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    2018First Place Abstract Award, XX Congreso Interamericano de Pediatriia, Hospital Infantil Privado; Mexico City, Mexico
    2016Abstract Premier Award, 28th International Congress of Paediatrics. Vancouver, BC, International Pediatrics Association (IPA)
    2015Member National Academy of Medicine of Costa Rica, Academia Nacional de Medicina de Costa Rica
    2007International Young Investigator Travel Grant Award , Infectious Diseases Society of America
    2004George McCracken Infectious Disease Fellow Travel Grant Award, American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
    2004Laura MacRae Trust Fund Award 2004, College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC
    2004Annual Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Clinical Fellow, British Columbia’s Research Institute for Children’s and Women’s Health, Vancouver, BC
    2003Clinical Fellow Annual Award for Excellence in Teaching Pediatric Residents, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC, Canada

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    My special research interests include Kawasaki disease, vaccine-preventable diseases and international research networks. I am the Coordinator of the Latin American Kawasaki Disease Network (REKAMLATINA: Red de Enfermedad de Kawasaki en America Latina).
    This 20-countries multispecialties research network is the largest multinational network studying the main clinical and epidemiological aspects of KD in children (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and Venezuela).


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    1. Brenes-Chacón H, Gutiérrez JM, Camacho-Badilla K, Soriano-Fallas A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Valverde-Muñoz K, Ávila-Agüero ML. Snakebite envenoming in children: A neglected tropical disease in a Costa Rican pediatric tertiary care center. Acta Trop. 2019 Sep 14; 200:105176. PMID: 31526777.
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    2. Gentile A, Bricks L, Ávila-Agüero ML, Kfouri RA, Torres JP, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Glover RE, Sarti E. Pertussis in Latin America and the Hispanic Caribbean: a systematic review. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2019 Aug; 18(8):829-845. PMID: 31317794.
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    3. Hozbor D, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Marino C, Wirsing von König CH, Tan T, Forsyth K. Pertussis in Latin America: Recent epidemiological data presented at the 2017 Global Pertussis Initiative meeting. Vaccine. 2019 Aug 23; 37(36):5414-5421. PMID: 31331774.
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    4. Ureña-Castro K, Ávila S, Gutierrez M, Naumova EN, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Mora-Guevara A. Seasonality of Rotavirus Hospitalizations at Costa Rica's National Children's Hospital in 2010-2015. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 06 30; 16(13). PMID: 31262051.
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    5. Brenes-Chacón H, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Soriano-Fallas A, Camacho-Badilla K, Valverde-Muñoz K, Ávila-Agüero ML. Bacterial Infections Associated with Viperidae Snakebites in Children: A 14-Year Experience at the Hospital Nacional de Niños de Costa Rica†. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2019 May; 100(5):1227-1229. PMID: 30915952.
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    6. Yamazaki-Nakashimada MA, Deguchi K, Gámez-González B, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Hamada H. Orange-brown chromonychia: A valid sign in Kawasaki disease in children of different ethnicities. Int J Rheum Dis. 2019 06; 22(6):1160-1161. PMID: 31044543.
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    7. Avila-Aguero ML, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Falleiros-Arlant LH, Porras O. Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines in Latin America: are PCV10 and PCV13 similar in terms of protection against serotype 19A? Expert Rev Vaccines. 2017 07; 16(7):1-4. PMID: 28535704.
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    8. Phuong LK, Bonetto C, Buttery J, Pernus YB, Chandler R, Felicetti P, Goldenthal KL, Kucuku M, Monaco G, Pahud B, Shulman ST, Top KA, Trotta F, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Varricchio F, de Ferranti S, Newburger JW, Dahdah N, Singh S, Bonhoeffer J, Burgner D. Kawasaki disease and immunisation: A systematic review. Vaccine. 2017 03 27; 35(14):1770-1779. PMID: 28259442.
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    9. Phuong LK, Bonetto C, Buttery J, Pernus YB, Chandler R, Goldenthal KL, Kucuku M, Monaco G, Pahud B, Shulman ST, Top KA, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Varricchio F, de Ferranti S, Newburger JW, Dahdah N, Singh S, Bonhoeffer J, Burgner D. Kawasaki disease and immunisation: Standardised case definition & guidelines for data collection, analysis. Vaccine. 2016 12 12; 34(51):6582-6596. PMID: 27863715.
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    10. Avila-Aguero ML, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Camacho-Badilla K, Soriano-Fallas A, Arroba-Tijerino R, Morice-Trejos A. Varicella prevention in Costa Rica: impact of a one-dose schedule universal vaccination. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2017 03; 16(3):229-234. PMID: 27786560.
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    11. Taylor S, Lopez P, Weckx L, Borja-Tabora C, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Lazcano-Ponce E, Kerdpanich A, Angel Rodriguez Weber M, Mascareñas de Los Santos A, Tinoco JC, Safadi MA, Lim FS, Hernandez-de Mezerville M, Faingezicht I, Cruz-Valdez A, Feng Y, Li P, Durviaux S, Haars G, Roy-Ghanta S, Vaughn DW, Nolan T. Respiratory viruses and influenza-like illness: Epidemiology and outcomes in children aged 6 months to 10 years in a multi-country population sample. J Infect. 2017 01; 74(1):29-41. PMID: 27667752.
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    12. Tan T, Dalby T, Forsyth K, Halperin SA, Heininger U, Hozbor D, Plotkin S, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Wirsing von König CH. Pertussis Across the Globe: Recent Epidemiologic Trends From 2000 to 2013. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2015 Sep; 34(9):e222-32. PMID: 26376316.
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    13. Avila-Aguero ML, Camacho-Badilla K, Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Measles outbreaks: what does it represent for the elimination strategy in the region of the Americas? A call for the action. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2015; 14(8):1043-5. PMID: 26065443.
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    14. Nolan T, Borja-Tabora C, Lopez P, Weckx L, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Lazcano-Ponce E, Kerdpanich A, Weber MA, Mascareñas de Los Santos A, Tinoco JC, Safadi MA, Seng LF, Hernandez-de Mezerville M, Faingezicht I, Cruz-Valdez A, Feng Y, Li P, Durviaux S, Haars G, Roy-Ghanta S, Vaughn DW, Taylor S. Prevalence and Incidence of Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Other Respiratory Viral Infections in Children Aged 6 Months to 10 Years With Influenza-like Illness Enrolled in a Randomized Trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Jun 01; 60(11):e80-9. PMID: 25673560.
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    15. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Salgado AP, Tremoulet AH. Kawasaki Disease in Latin American Children: Past, Current, and Future Challenges. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2014 Dec; 3(4):280-1. PMID: 26625447.
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    16. González-Mata A, Ulloa-Gutiérrez R, Brea J, Soza G, Tremoulet AH. Origin and importance of the Latin American Kawasaki Disease Network (REKAMLATINA). Rev Chilena Infectol. 2014 Jun; 31(3):330-2. PMID: 25146208.
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    17. Vargas-Gutierrez M, Vivas-Moresco M, Ulloa-Gutierrez R. [Septic deep venous thrombosis secondary to acute osteomyelitis, septic arthritis and piomyositis due to Staphylococcus aureus in 3 Costa Rican children]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2015 Feb; 82(2):114-5. PMID: 24838043.
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    18. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Aguero ML. Rotavirus vaccination in Central American children. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2014 Jun; 13(6):687-90. PMID: 24702467.
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    19. Nolan T, Roy-Ghanta S, Montellano M, Weckx L, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Lazcano-Ponce E, Kerdpanich A, Safadi MA, Cruz-Valdez A, Litao S, Lim FS, de Los Santos AM, Weber MA, Tinoco JC, Mezerville MH, Faingezicht I, Kosuwon P, Lopez P, Borja-Tabora C, Li P, Durviaux S, Fries L, Dubin G, Breuer T, Innis BL, Vaughn DW. Relative efficacy of AS03-adjuvanted pandemic influenza A(H1N1) vaccine in children: results of a controlled, randomized efficacy trial. J Infect Dis. 2014 Aug 15; 210(4):545-57. PMID: 24652494.
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    20. Hernández-de Mezerville M, Rojas-Solano M, Gutierrez-Mata A, Hernández-Con L, Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Infant botulism in Costa Rica: first report from Central America. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2014 Jan 15; 8(1):123-5. PMID: 24423723.
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    21. Yock-Corrales A, Segreda-Constenla A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Infective endocarditis at Costa Rica's children's hospital, 2000-2011. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan; 33(1):104-6. PMID: 23989105.
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    22. González-Mata A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Brea del Castillo J, Soza G, Tremoulet AH. [Origin and importance of the Latin American Kawasaki Disease Network (REKAMLATINA)]. Rev Chilena Infectol. 2013 Aug; 30(4):402-4. PMID: 24248109.
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    23. Ocaña Y, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Yock-Corrales A. Fatal Necrotizing Fasciitis in a Child following a Blunt Chest Trauma. Case Rep Pediatr. 2013; 2013:373712. PMID: 23607028.
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    24. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Gentile A, Avila-Aguero ML. Pertussis cocoon strategy: would it be useful for Latin America and other developing countries? Expert Rev Vaccines. 2012 Dec; 11(12):1393-6. PMID: 23252382.
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    25. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Pérez A, Gutierrez-Alvarez R. Kawasaki disease without fever in a Costa Rican girl: first report from Central America. Rheumatol Int. 2013 Dec; 33(12):3097-8. PMID: 23124733.
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    26. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Miño G, Odio C, Avila-Aguero ML, Brea J. Vaccine-preventable diseases and their impact on Latin American children. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2011 Dec; 10(12):1671-3. PMID: 22085169.
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    27. Beltrán Silva S, Cervantes Apolinar Y, Cherry JD, Conde González C, Gentile A, Gómez Altamirano CM, Hernández Porras M, Huerta García G, Macías Parra M, Martínez Aguilar G, Mascareñas de los Santos A, Moreno Espinosa S, Pacheco Ríos A, Prado Cohrs D, Rodriguez Weber MA, Romano Mazzotti L, Rosales Uribe E, Sifuentes Osornio J, Ulloa-Gutiérrez R, Villaseñor Sierra A. [Consensus on the clinical and microbiologic diagnosis of Bordetella pertussis, and infection prevention. Expert Group on Pertussis Vaccination]. Salud Publica Mex. 2011 Jan-Feb; 53(1):57-65. PMID: 21340141.
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    28. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Boza R, Carvajal-Riggioni D, Baltodano A. Pertussis: should we improve intensive care management or vaccination strategies? Expert Rev Vaccines. 2011 Jan; 10(1):49-53. PMID: 21162620.
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    29. Vargas-Gutiérrez M, Ulloa-Gutiérrez R. [Clinical signs and diagnosis of Kawasaki disease]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2011 Feb; 74(2):136-7; author reply 137-8. PMID: 21147048.
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    30. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Hozbor D, Avila-Aguero ML, Caro J, Wirsing von König CH, Tan T, Plotkin S. The global pertussis initiative: Meeting report from the Regional Latin America Meeting, Costa Rica, 5-6 December, 2008. Hum Vaccin. 2010 Nov; 6(11):876-80. PMID: 20980794.
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    31. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Hernández-de Mezerville M. 27th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2009 Oct; 7(8):937-9. PMID: 19803701.
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    32. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Vargas-Jiménez F, Mora-Chavarría A, Umaña MA, Calvo-Espinoza M, Alfaro-Bourrouet W. Human metapneumovirus in Costa Rica. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 May; 28(5):452-3. PMID: 19295458.
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    33. Morice A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Agüero ML. Congenital rubella syndrome: progress and future challenges. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2009 Mar; 8(3):323-31. PMID: 19249974.
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    34. Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Pertussis vaccination in newborns. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2009 Feb; 8(2):153-7. PMID: 19196195.
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    35. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Soriano-Fallas A, Camacho-Badilla K, Arguedas A. 48th ICAAC/46th IDSA Annual Meeting: a pediatric perspective. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2009 Feb; 8(2):143-7. PMID: 19196193.
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    36. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Aguero ML. Pertussis in Latin America: current situation and future vaccination challenges. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2008 Dec; 7(10):1569-80. PMID: 19053212.
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    37. Langley JM, Kellner JD, Solomon N, Robinson JL, Le Saux N, McDonald J, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Tan B, Allen U, Dobson S, Joudrey H. Empyema associated with community-acquired pneumonia: a Pediatric Investigator's Collaborative Network on Infections in Canada (PICNIC) study. BMC Infect Dis. 2008 Sep 25; 8:129. PMID: 18816409.
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    38. Lam J, Ulloa-Gutiérrez R. [Erythema multiforme associated with varicella]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2008 Sep; 69(3):281-2. PMID: 18775277.
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    39. Ulloa-Gutiérrez R, Hernández de Mezerville M, Avila-Agüero ML. [Bordetella pertussis (whooping cough) in Latin America: are we aware of the problem?]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2008 Sep; 69(3):197-9. PMID: 18775261.
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    40. Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Pneumococcal necrotizing pneumonia and pleural fluid lactate dehydrogenase level. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Sep 01; 47(5):729-30; author reply 730. PMID: 18680398.
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    41. Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Pertussis mortality and public misperceptions. CMAJ. 2008 Aug 26; 179(5):492. PMID: 18725622.
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    42. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Aguero ML. 6th International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2008 Aug; 7(6):725-8. PMID: 18665771.
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    43. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Soriano-Fallas A, Camacho-Badilla K. Tetravalent meningococcal vaccination for infants. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2008 Apr; 7(3):299-302. PMID: 18393599.
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    44. Camacho-Badilla K, Méndez I, Soriano-Fallas A, Ulloa-Gutiérrez R, Avila-Aguero ML. [Postvaricella cerebellar ataxia in children in Costa Rica]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2008 Jan; 68(1):49-53. PMID: 18194628.
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    45. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Acón-Rojas F, Camacho-Badilla K, Soriano-Fallas A. Pustular rash in Kawasaki syndrome. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2007 Dec; 26(12):1163-5. PMID: 18043462.
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    46. Budden H, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Dobson S, Scheifele D. Erythema nodosum, Mycobacterium avium lymphadenitis, and a 15-mm Mantoux test. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2007 Aug; 26(8):764-5. PMID: 17848899.
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    47. Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Varicella vaccine and fatal outcome in leukaemia. Lancet. 2007 Jun 02; 369(9576):1860. PMID: 17544765.
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    48. Avila Aguero ML, Soriano-Fallas A, Umaña-Sauma MA, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Arnoux S. Immunogenicity and tolerability of inactivated flu vaccine in high risk and healthy children. Medicina (B Aires). 2007; 67(4):351-9. PMID: 17891930.
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    49. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Rodríguez-Calzada H, Quesada L, Arguello A, Avila-Aguero ML. Is it acute omphalitis or necrotizing fasciitis? Report of three fatal cases. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2005 Sep; 21(9):600-2. PMID: 16160666.
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    50. Avila-Aguero ML, Canas-Coto A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Caro MA, Alfaro B, Paris MM. Risk factors for Candida infections in a neonatal intensive care unit in Costa Rica. Int J Infect Dis. 2005 Mar; 9(2):90-5. PMID: 15708324.
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    51. Avila-Agüero ML, Morice-Trejos A, Castillo-Solórzano C, Soriano-Fallas A, Ulloa-Gutiérrez R, Reef S. [Congenital rubella syndrome in Costa Rica: importance of active surveillance]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2005 Jan; 62(1):43-7. PMID: 15642241.
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    52. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Dobson S, Forbes J. Group A streptococcal subdural empyema as a complication of varicella. Pediatrics. 2005 Jan; 115(1):e112-4. PMID: 15629962.
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    53. Tremoulet AH, Avila-Aguero ML, París MM, Canas-Coto A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Faingezicht I. Albendazole therapy for Microsporidium diarrhea in immunocompetent Costa Rican children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2004 Oct; 23(10):915-8. PMID: 15602190.
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    54. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Skippen P, Synnes A, Seear M, Bastien N, Li Y, Forbes JC. Life-threatening human metapneumovirus pneumonia requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in a preterm infant. Pediatrics. 2004 Oct; 114(4):e517-9. PMID: 15466079.
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    55. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Moya T, Avila-Aguero ML. Pantoea agglomerans and thorn-associated suppurative arthritis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2004 Jul; 23(7):690. PMID: 15247618.
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    56. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Gutierrez-Alvarez R, Avila-Aguero ML. Kawasaki disease mimicking an acute appendicitis. J Pediatr. 2004 May; 144(5):691; author reply 691-2. PMID: 15151129.
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    57. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Agüero ML, Huertas E. Fulminant Listeria monocytogenes meningitis complicated with acute hydrocephalus in healthy children beyond the newborn period. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2004 Apr; 20(4):233-7. PMID: 15057178.
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    58. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Aguero ML, Herrera ML, Herrera JF, Arguedas A. Invasive pneumococcal disease in Costa Rican children: a seven year survey. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2003 Dec; 22(12):1069-74. PMID: 14688567.
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    59. Ulloa-Gutierrez R. Metapneumovirus and its place in childhood. Paediatr Child Health. 2003 Dec; 8(10):613-5. PMID: 20019852.
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    60. Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Avila-Aguero ML. Varicella associated with Staphylococcus aureus purulent pericarditis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2003 Oct; 22(10):935-6. PMID: 14551498.
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    61. Ulloa-Gutiérrez R. [Human metapneumovirus: a new agent in the differential diagnosis of respiratory tract infection]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2003 Aug; 59(2):129-30. PMID: 12882740.
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    62. Ulloa-Gutiérrez R, Avila-Agüero ML, Herrera ML, Herrera JF, Vargas A, Barton T. [Highly-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis in Central America]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2003 Apr; 58(4):396-7. PMID: 12681193.
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    63. Ulloa-Gutiérrez R. [Varicella and stroke]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2003 Mar; 58(3):287; author reply 288. PMID: 12628107.
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