Conditions and Treatments

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Ear Disorders

Many different ear problems require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Ear Malformations

Learn more about the causes, symptoms and treatments for ear malformation and other birth defects of the ear.

Eating Disorders

The term eating disorders refers to a variety of conditions that involve abnormal eating behaviors. Eating disorders are serious mental health problems that can be life-threatening, so they require clinical care by a physician or other healthcare professional.

Echocardiography

Routine transthoracic echocardiography is the most common test used in children, fetuses, and newborns to diagnose or rule out heart disease or to follow children already diagnosed with a heart problem. 

Ectopic Ureter

When one of the ureters does not connect properly to the bladder and drains somewhere outside the bladder, this condition is called an ectopic ureter.

Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Atopic dermatitis, also called eczema, is a skin disorder that usually appears in babies or very young children, and may last until the child reaches adolescence or adulthood. Eczema causes the skin to itch, turn red, and flake.

Embolization

Embolization means introducing a foreign substance into a blood vessel to stop the flow of blood. 

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

The purpose of endoscopic sinus surgery is to open the passages of the sinuses allowing for proper drainage to the nose. It is called an endoscopic procedure because the doctor uses an endoscope (a small, flexible tube with a light and a camera lens at the end) to view the inside of the nose.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological condition of recurrent unprovoked seizures, fits, or attacks. involving the brain that makes people more susceptible to having recurrent unprovoked seizures. Epilepsy is often associated with comorbidities such as learning disabilities, ADHD, anxiety, and depression.