Congenital Hemangiomas for Parents
A hemangioma is a growth of tangled blood vessels. A congenital hemangioma is one that a baby is born with. They're usually a bluish or purple circle or oval.
Q&A About Getting Older for Kids
Gray hair, wrinkles, and even shrinking: Find out why it all can happen to older people.
Infantile Hemangiomas for Parents
A hemangioma is a growth of tangled blood vessels. An infantile hemangioma becomes visible in the first few weeks after birth.
Hemangiomas for Parents
A hemangioma is a growth of tangled blood vessels. Most hemangiomas grow larger for several months, then shrink slowly. Some will require treatment.
Birthmarks for Parents
Birthmarks that babies are born with, or develop soon after birth, are mostly harmless and many even go away on their own, but sometimes they're associated with certain health problems.
CLOVES Syndrome for Parents
CLOVES syndrome is a very rare genetic disorder that causes vascular, skin, spinal, and bone or joint abnormalities.
Proton Therapy for Cancer for Parents
Proton therapy is an advanced type of radiation therapy. It's an effective treatment for many childhood cancers.
Adenoids and Adenoidectomies for Teens
Often, tonsils and adenoids are surgically removed at the same time. So, what are adenoids exactly?
Rhabdoid Tumor of the Liver for Parents
A rhabdoid tumor of the liver is a cancer that often spreads quickly to other parts of the body. Most of these very rare tumors happen in babies and toddlers.
Fetal Lung Mass for Parents
A fetal lung mass is an unusual lump that grows inside or next to an unborn baby’s lung. Some are treated before birth, while others are removed after the baby is born.