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Faculty Physicians

Jean Holowach Thurston, MD

Professor Emerita of Pediatrics and Neurology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Neurology
Neurology - General

Board Certifications

Pediatrics

Referral Information

Not Accepting New Patients

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

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  • Education
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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: Suite D
Floor: Floor 2
Office Phone: 314-454-6120
Fax: 314-454-2523

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neurochemistry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1965
Fellowship: Pediatric Metabolism, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1946
Senior Internship: Pediatrics, Holy Cross Hospital, Calgary 1942
Rotating Internship: University of Alberta Hospital, Alberta, Canada 1941
Medical Degree: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 1941
B.A.: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 1938

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Glycerol treatment in bacterial meningitis.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE, Dirgo JA
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1996 Jan; 15(1)99-100.

PMID:
    8684893
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Developmental and neurologic status of children after heart surgery.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
N Engl J Med. 1995 Aug 10; 333(6)391; author reply 391-2.

PMID:
    7609769
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitamins to prevent neural-tube defects.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
N Engl J Med. 1993 Jun 3; 328(22)1641-2.

PMID:
    8338547
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chronic valproate administration reduces fasting ketonemia in children.
Thurston JH, Carroll JE, Dodson WE, Hauhart RE, Tasch V
Neurology. 1983 Oct; 33(10)1348-50.

PMID:
    6412156
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prognosis in childhood epilepsy: additional follow-up of 148 children 15 to 23 years after withdrawal of anticonvulsant therapy.
Thurston JH, Thurston DL, Hixon BB, Keller AJ
N Engl J Med. 1982 Apr 8; 306(14)831-6.

PMID:
    6801511
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effects of a single therapeutic dose of glycerol on cerebral metabolism in the brains of young mice: possible increase in brain glucose transport and glucose utilization.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE, Dirgo JA
J Neurochem. 1981 Mar; 36(3)830-8.

PMID:
    7193713
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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'Knocked out'--an early sign of intussusception.
Thurston DL, Thurston JH, McCoy EE
Pediatrics. 1980 May; 65(5)1057.

PMID:
    7367128
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Aminophylline increases cerebral metabolic rate and decreases anoxic survival in young mice.
Thurston JH, Hauhard RE, Dirgo JA
Science. 1978 Aug 18; 201(4356)649-51.

PMID:
    209541
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Fluorometric determination of pyruvate and alpha-ketoglutarate in cerebrospinal fluid and plasma of infants and children. A simple test that screen for metabolic disorders.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE, Seltzer JL, McDougal DB Jr
Arch Neurol. 1976 Nov; 33(11)764-8.

PMID:
    985154
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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New enzymatic method for measurement of paraldehyde: correlation of effects with serum and CSF levels.
Thurston JH, Liang HS, Smith JS, Valentini EJ
J Lab Clin Med. 1968 Oct; 72(4)699-704.

PMID:
    4300307
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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