Conditions & Treatments

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  • Condition

    Neurogenic Bladder

    Neurogenic bladder means the bladder doesn’t work normally because of nerve damage. It causes a child to have problems with holding or releasing urine. The muscles and nerves of the urinary system work together to hold urine in the bladder and then release it at...

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    Neurogenic Bowel

    Neurogenic bowel disease occurs after damage to the spinal cord, which affects the bowel's extrinsic innervation nerve. The primary symptom is a loss of bowel control, causing incontinence or constipation....

  • Treatment

    Neurology Services

    The neurological specialists at St. Louis Children's Hospital provide compassionate, leading-edge care to infants, children and adolescents with neurological diseases. For more information, call St. Louis Children's Hospital at 314-454-KIDS (5437)....

  • Condition

    Neuromyelitis Optica

    Neuromyelitis optica, also called NMO or Devic's disease, is a rare yet severe demyelinating autoimmune inflammatory process affecting the central nervous system. It specifically affects the myelin, which is the insulation around the nerves....

  • Condition

    Neuropathy

    A nerve problem that causes pain, numbness, tingling, swelling, or muscle weakness in different parts of the body. It usually begins in the hands or feet and gets worse over time....

  • Treatment

    Neurorehabilitation Program

    The Neurorehabilitation Program at St. Louis Children’s Hospital is an intensive inpatient program that optimizes physical, psychological, social, vocational, and educational performance in children who have experienced a significant injury or illness....

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    Neurosurgery Services

    The Pediatric Neurosurgery program at St. Louis Children's Hospital is one of the largest neurosurgery programs in the nation and are leaders in both innovative care and research to help shape the care into the future....

  • Condition

    Neutropenia

    Neutropenia is a decrease in neutrophils (a specific type of white blood cell; a main defender of bacteria)....

  • Treatment

    Newborn Medicine

    A newborn infant with complications or premature delivery may require highly-specialized intensive care. As part of the Women & Infants Center, the newborn medicine team at St. Louis Children’s Hospital is ready to assist when specialized care is needed – 24 hours a day, 7...

  • Condition

    Nightmares and Night Terrors

    A night terror is a partial waking from sleep with behaviors such as screaming, kicking, panic, sleep walking, thrashing, or mumbling. They are harmless and each episode will end in deep sleep....

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