• The Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology Program provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art diagnosis, treatment and long-term follow-up care for infants, children and adolescents with all types of acquired and congenital cardiac conditions. (massgeneral.org)
  • He confirmed the baby had primary congenital glaucoma in both eyes, a condition that affects about one in every 10,000 infants, and leads to blindness if left untreated. (nyee.edu)
  • But congenital cataracts, which occur in infants and children, are particularly serious since they can inhibit visual development leading to permanent vision loss or impairment that cannot be entirely reversed with cataract surgery. (eurekalert.org)
  • Congenital hyperinsulinism (HI) is the most frequent cause of severe, persistent hypoglycemia in newborn babies, infants, and children. (rarediseases.org)
  • Doctors can diagnose most congenital hemangiomas by doing an exam and asking about the pregnancy and the baby's health. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • A congenital hemangioma (hee-man-jee-OH-muh) is a type of birthmark that happens when a tangled group of blood vessels grow in or under a baby's skin. (kidshealth.org)
  • Also known as congenital facial paralysis, this condition may occur during fetal development or be caused by a trauma such as a difficult delivery. (childrens.com)
  • Congenital hemangiomas are usually divided into two groups: rapidly involuting congenital hemangioma (RICH) and non-involuting congenital hemangioma (NICH). (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • rapidly involuting congenital hemangioma (RICH) - This type of hemangioma shrinks ( involutes ) without treatment and is mostly gone by the time a child is 12-24 months old. (kidshealth.org)
  • This article is about congenital disorders in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • de Moerloose P, Casini A, Neerman-Arbez M. Congenital fibrinogen disorders: an update. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Your child's pediatrician, a dermatologist and sometimes a hematologist (a doctor who specializes in disorders of the blood), plastic surgeon or other surgeon will care for your child's congenital hemangioma. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Some congenital hand differences are associated with genetic disorders or other medical problems. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • Congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) is a clinically and genetically heterogenous group of disorders that present at birth, or within the first few months of life, with hypotonia, muscle weakness, contractures, and motor developmental delay.1 The classification of CMD recently has been updated according to advances in our understanding of the genetic basis of CMD and its underlying mechanisms. (healio.com)
  • Congenital myopathies: Natural history of a large pediatric cohort. (medscape.com)
  • This book covers stenotic disease of the pediatric esophagus, reviewing congenital stenosis as well as acquired stenosis following the repair of esophageal atresia. (springer.com)
  • Todua F., Gachechiladze D. (2018) Congenital Variations of Extracranial Arteries. (springer.com)
  • Congenital hemangiomas are vascular lesions that are fully formed at birth and occur when blood vessels form abnormally. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • They are congenital (present at birth) lesions that occur as a result of the splitting of the arachnoid membrane. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Congenital hemangiomas can sometimes be seen on prenatal ultrasound during pregnancy. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Congenital rubella is the infection of a foetus with rubella virus following the infection of the mother during pregnancy. (europa.eu)
  • One study including 3 ophthalmologic centers in Mexico City, found that 10 patients at 3 centers (1.15%) had congenital glaucoma (Gilbert-Lucido et al, 2010). (aao.org)
  • non-involuting congenital hemangioma (NICH) - This type of hemangioma does not shrink. (kidshealth.org)
  • A congenital hemangioma that has both types mixed together is called a partially involuting congenital hemangioma (PICH) . (kidshealth.org)
  • Congenital antithrombin III deficiency is an inherited disease. (medlineplus.gov)
  • I have recently received a number of requests for information about Leber's Congenital Amaurosis, a degenerative disease that results in a severe loss of vision. (tsbvi.edu)
  • Congenital contractural arachnodactyly complicated with aortic dilatation and dissection: case report and review of literature. (nature.com)
  • Ectopia lentis and aortic root dilatation in congenital contractural arachnodactyly. (nature.com)
  • Congenital means present at birth, so babies who have these hemangiomas are born with them. (kidshealth.org)
  • To see whether a congenital hemangioma is a RICH or NICH and to help decide how best to treat it, doctors may do a biopsy to examine cells under a microscope. (kidshealth.org)