Conditions & Treatments

Showing 11-20 of 23 results

  • Condition

    Enchondromatosis

    Enchondromas are benign growths of cartilage that form on the bones, usually in early childhood. Enchondromatosis is the condition when multiple enchondramas occur at once....

  • Condition

    Encopresis

    Overview Encopresis is when your child leaks stool into his or her underwear. It is also called stool soiling. It is most often because of long-term (chronic) constipation. Encopresis happens to children ages 4 and older who have already been toilet trained. In most cases...

  • Treatment

    Endocrinology and Diabetes Services

    The Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at St. Louis Children's Hospital offers a full range of clinical services for pediatric patients with endocrine and growth disorders, diabetes, and bone and mineral metabolic disorders. To learn more, call 314.454.5437....

  • Condition

    Endometriosis

    Overview The tissue that lines the uterus is called the endometrium. Normally, if a woman doesn’t get pregnant, this tissue is shed each month during her period. In endometriosis, tissue that looks and acts like endometrial tissue implants outside the uterus. Each month, this misplaced...

  • Condition

    Enuresis

    Urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control. It is also called enuresis. In children under age 3, it’s normal to not have full bladder control. As children get older, they become more able to control their bladder....

  • Condition

    Ependymoma

    Ependymomas are also glial cell tumors. They usually develop in the lining of the ventricles or in the spinal cord. The most common place they are found in children is near the cerebellum....

  • Condition

    Epiglottitis

    What is epiglottitis in children? The epiglottis is a flap of cartilage at the base of the tongue at the very back of the throat. It stops food from going into the windpipe (trachea) when swallowing. When the epiglottis becomes swollen and inflamed, it is...

  • Condition

    Epilepsy

    There are many types of epilepsy. Our pediatric epilepsy specialists get to the root of what causes seizures in children affected by all types of epilepsy. We use a comprehensive diagnostic process to help determine which treatment will minimize epilepsy symptoms — so kids can...

  • Treatment

    Epilepsy Center

    Experience world-class epilepsy care for infants to young adults. Some of the nation’s top pediatric epilepsy doctors provide comprehensive epilepsy diagnosis and treatment. We use sophisticated diagnostic tools and the latest therapies to treat complex seizures in children of all ages....

  • Condition

    Epilepsy During Pregnancy

    Overview Epilepsy is a disorder of the nervous system. It is also called a seizure disorder. Normally the body's nerves send information by electrical and chemical signals. People with epilepsy have abnormal electrical signals in the brain. This can cause a seizure. Seizures can cause...

Showing 11-20 of 23 results