Conditions & Treatments

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    Arthrogryposis

    Arthrogryposis is a term used to describe a number of rare conditions characterized by stiff joints and abnormally developed muscles....

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    Asthma

    Asthma is a long-term (chronic) lung disease that causes your child's airways to become sensitive to certain things (triggers)....

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    Astigmatism

    Astigmatism is a condition in which an abnormal curvature of the cornea can cause two focal points to fall in two different locations - making objects up close and at a distance appear blurry. Astigmatisms may cause eye strain and may be combined with nearsightedness...

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    Astrocytomas

    Astrocytomas are glial cell tumors that are derived from connective tissue cells called astrocytes. These cells can be found anywhere in the brain or spinal cord....

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    Ataxic

    The following are the most common symptoms of cerebral palsy. However, each child may experience symptoms differently....

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    Athetoid

    The following are the most common symptoms of cerebral palsy. However, each child may experience symptoms differently....

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    Athlete's Foot

    Athlete's foot (tinea pedis or foot ringworm) is a type of ringworm caused by a fungus. This common condition mostly affects teen and adult males....

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    Atopic Dermatitis

    Atopic dermatitis is a chronic skin condition. It causes dry, itchy skin. It’s a very common condition in babies and children. It usually first appears between ages 3 and 6 months....

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    Atrial Septal Defect

    An atrial septal defect is a hole in the atrial septum. The atrial septum is the wall between the upper two chambers of the heart, the right and left atria. Atrial septal defects are congenital heart defects - heart defects that are present at birth....

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    Atrioventricular Canal Defect

    An atrioventricular (AV) canal defect is a congenital heart defect. This means that your child is born with it. This condition includes the following heart problems....