Conditions & Treatments

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    Toe Walking

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

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    Tonsillitis

    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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    Torticollis Clinic

    The Torticollis Clinic at St. Louis Children’s Hospital provides treatment for mild to severe cases of congenital (present at birth) muscular torticollis. This condition results when an infant’s neck muscle is shortened, causing the neck to twist. Although some extremely mild cases may resolve on...

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    Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return

    Total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR) is a congenital heart defect. This means that your child is born with it. It happens as the baby’s heart develops during the first 8 weeks of pregnancy....

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    Tourette's Disorder

    Tourette disorder (TD) is a neurological disorder. It is also called Tourette syndrome (TS). The disorder causes repeated tics. Tics are sudden, uncontrolled vocal sounds or muscle jerks. Symptoms of TD often begin between ages 5 and 10....

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    Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

    Toxic epidermal necrolysis is a life-threatening skin disorder. It causes blistering and peeling of the skin. It can be caused by a medicine reaction. A milder form of the disorder is known as Stevens-Johnson syndrome....

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    Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS)

    Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a cluster of symptoms that involve many systems of the body. Certain bacterial infections release toxins into the blood stream. These then spread the toxins to many body organs. This can cause severe damage and illness....

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    Toxoplasmosis

    What is toxoplasmosis? Toxoplasmosis is an infection caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii . Although many people may have toxoplasma infection, very few have symptoms. This is because the immune system usually keeps the parasite from causing illness. Babies who become infected before birth can...

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    Tracheoesophageal Fistula and Esophageal Atresia

    Overview Tracheoesophageal fistula Tracheoesophageal fistula is a connection between the esophagus and the trachea. The esophagus is the tube that connects the throat to the stomach. The trachea is the tube that connects the throat to the windpipe and lungs. Normally, the esophagus and trachea...

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    Transgender Center

    The Washington University Transgender Center at St. Louis Children’s Hospital offers the only multidisciplinary care available to children and adolescents in the St. Louis region who identify as a gender different from the sex they were assigned at birth....

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