Conditions & Treatments
An arrhythmia (also called dysrhythmia) is an abnormal rhythm of the heart.
Circumcision is a surgical procedure to remove the skin covering the end of the penis, called the foreskin. In many cultures, circumcision is a religious rite or a ceremonial tradition.
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.
Nutrition services within the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, focuses on children with special dietary needs.
MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) is a diagnostic procedure that uses a combination of a large magnet, radio waves and a computer to produce detailed images of organs and structures within the body.
Children’s National Hospital offers robotic surgery as a minimally invasive option for some pediatric urologic procedures, including pyeloplasty for obstruction and ureteral reimplantation for vesicoureteral reflux.
Syncope is a temporary loss of consciousness and muscle tone caused by inadequate blood supply to the brain. Syncope is sometimes also called fainting.
Our Urinary Stone Program is one of the few clinics in the country dedicated to the care of children with urinary tract stone diseases.