Conditions & Treatments

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    Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis (CSVT)

    If you believe your child is currently showing signs of having a stroke it is important to visit an Emergency Room or call 911 immediately. What is a Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis? Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis (CSVT), also called sinus venous thrombosis, occurs when a blood clot...

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    Chalazion

    Overview A chalazion (kuh-LAY-zee-un) is a slow-growing, painless lump in the eyelid that forms because of the swelling of an oil gland. It’s more common in adults between ages 30 and 50 than in children. Causes A chalazion is caused by a blocked oil gland...

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    Chemical Burns

    Chemical burns can occur when strong acids or alkalis come into contact with the skin and the eyes. Burns can also occur when a child inhales or eats certain substances....

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    Chemical Burns of the Eye

    Overview Chemical burns happen when a chemical gets into your child’s eye. Causes Chemical burns of the eye are often caused by household cleaning products. Some common products that cause this type of injury include: Toilet cleaner Battery fluid Pool cleaners Bleaches Vinegar Glass polish...

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    Chiari Malformation

    A Chiari malformation is a problem with how the brain sits in the skull. The brain normally sits fully inside the skull. With a Chiari malformation, the lower part of the brain dips down through a normal opening at the bottom of the skull....

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    Chickenpox

    Chickenpox is a common childhood disease. It causes an itchy, blistering rash and is easily spread to others....

  • Treatment

    Child Life Services

    The Child Life Services department works with patients and families to develop ways to cope by using play, music, art, recreation and education techniques....

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    Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program

    Our Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program team has decades of experience monitoring and treating the long-term side effects of childhood cancers. Monitoring for late effects is vital to ensure children live healthy, productive lives....

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    Choledochal Cysts

    A choledochal cyst is a malformation of the hepatic duct that can obstruct flow of bile in infants....

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    Cholestasis of Pregnancy

    Cholestasis of pregnancy is a liver problem. It slows or stops the normal flow of bile from the gallbladder. This causes itching and yellowing of your skin, eyes, and mucous membranes (jaundice)....