Conditions & Treatments

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    Tetralogy of Fallot

    Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) is a group of 4 congenital heart defects. This means that your child is born with them....

  • Treatment

    Therapy Services

    The St. Louis Children’s Hospital Department of Therapy Services provides occupational, physical, and speech therapy within an individualized state-of-the-art model of care in conjunction with world class physicians and medical practices....

  • Condition

    Third-Degree Burns

    A burn is damage to tissues of the body caused by contact with things such as heat, radiation, or chemicals. A third-degree burn damages affects the outer layer of skin (epidermis) and the inner layer of skin (dermis). A child with a third-degree burn needs...

  • Condition

    Thrombocytopenia

    Thrombocytopenia means that a newborn baby has too few platelets in his or her blood. Thrombocytopenia may be caused when then baby doesn't make enough platelets or when the platelets break down too soon....

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    Thrombophilia

    Thrombophilia is a term used to describe a condition where blood that has an excessive tendency to clot. To better understand thrombophilia, it’s important to understand why and how the blood clots....

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    Thrush

    What is thrush in children? Thrush is a mouth infection that is common in babies and children. Symptoms include white or yellow velvety patches in the mouth. Thrush is caused by a type of fungus called Candida. Candida is found naturally on the skin and...

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    Thyroglossal Duct Cyst

    A thyroglossal duct cyst is a pocket in the front part of neck that is filled with fluid. A child is born with this cyst. It is formed from leftover tissue from the development of the thyroid gland when an embryo was forming....

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    Tibial Torsion

    Tibial torsion is an inward twisting of the shinbones. These bones are located between the knee and the ankle. Tibial torsion causes a child’s feet to turn inward. The child may look pigeon-toed. It is typically seen among toddlers....

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    Tinea Versicolor

    OverviewTinea versicolor is a fungal skin infection. It’s caused by yeast on the skin. It occurs most often in adolescents and young adults. But it can happen at any time. This condition causes lighter or darker patches on your child’s skin. These patches are often...

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    Toe Walking

    Toe walking refers to walking on the toes or the ball of the foot....

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