Conditions & Treatments

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    Peripheral Neuropathy

    Peripheral neuropathy is a type of damage to the nervous system. Specifically, it occurs when there is a problem with your child's peripheral nervous system, the network of nerves that transmits information from the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord) to the rest...

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    Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL)

    Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) is a softening of white brain tissue near the ventricles. The ventricles are fluid-filled chambers in the brain. These are the spaces in the brain that contain the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). The white matter is the inner part of the brain. It...

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    Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension

    Persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHN) happens in newborn babies. It occurs when a newborn’s circulation continues to flow as it did while in the womb. When this happens, too much blood flow bypasses the baby’s lungs. This is sometimes called persistent fetal circulation....

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    Pfeiffer Syndrome

    Pfeiffer syndrome is a genetic disorder in which certain skull bones fuse early and prevent the skull from growing normally. This affects the shape of the head and face....

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    Pharmacy

    The pharmacy team is committed to providing the highest quality of pharmaceutical services to our inpatients and outpatients....

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    Pharyngitis

    Pharyngitis is redness, pain, and swelling of the throat (pharynx). Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils. The tonsils are a pair of tissue masses on either side of the back of the throat....

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    Pheochromocytoma

    Pheochromocytoma is a tumor of the adrenal glands. The tumor makes hormones called epinephrine and norepinephrine. This leads to an excess of the hormones in the body....

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    Phimosis and Paraphimosis

    Overview Phimosis and paraphimosis are problems with the foreskin of the penis. Phimosis is when a foreskin can’t be pulled down (retracted) from the tip of the penis. This is a common problem in young boys. Paraphimosis is when the foreskin is retracted but can’t...

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    Phobias

    A phobia is an excessive fear of an object or situation. It’s a fear that lasts for at least 6 months. It is a type of anxiety disorder....

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    Phocomelia

    Phocomelia is a birth defect in which the limbs are extremely shortened so that the feet and hands arise close to the trunk....