From the beginning of care, through treatment, and into recovery, we provide an experience that’s right for children and families. Children’s National Health System provides a wide range of clinical services and specialties dedicated to improving children’s health.
Renal failure refers to temporary or permanent damage to the kidneys that results in loss of normal kidney function. There are two different types of renal failure—acute and chronic.
Diseases of the kidneys often produce temporary or permanent changes to the small functional structures and vessels inside the kidney.
Our specialists provide expert care for children with renal vascular disease. Learn more about its symptoms, causes, and treatments.
Polycystic kidney disease is a genetic disorder characterized by the growth of numerous cysts filled with fluid in the kidneys.
The type of nephrotic syndrome that is most common in children is called idiopathic nephrotic syndrome.
Glomerulonephritis is a type of kidney disease that involves the glomeruli.