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Many different ear problems require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in this directory are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.
Learn more about the causes, symptoms and treatments for ear malformation and other birth defects of the ear.
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.
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.
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.
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. Learn more about this condition.
Embolization means introducing a foreign substance into a blood vessel to stop the flow of blood.
The purpose of endoscopic sinus surgery is to open the passages of the sinuses allowing for proper drainage to the nose. Learn more about this procedure.
Eosinophilic esophagitis, or EoE, is an allergic inflammation of the esophagus that usually results from a food allergy. Learn more about this chronic condition.
Epilepsy is a brain condition that causes a child to have seizures. Learn more about this condition.