Blood Test: Complete Blood Count for Parents
The complete blood count (CBC) is the most common blood test. It analyzes red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
Medical Tests for Parents
Tests to check for infections in the body.
Diagnostic Tests for Cancer for Parents
Learn about exams your child may need.
Thrombocytopenia for Parents
Thrombocytopenia is when someone has too few platelets in their bloodstream. Many things can cause it and most can be treated.
Sick Kids for Parents
Learn about tests, procedures, common conditions, and how to keep kids well.
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy for Parents
Kids with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) have seizures that start in one of the temporal lobes of the brain. Seizures usually get better with medicine.
Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn (TTN) for Parents
For some newborns, the first few breaths of life may be faster and more labored than normal because of a lung condition called transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN).
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) for Parents
While this type of blood cancer is more common in adults, it affects children, too. Thanks to advances in therapy, most kids with CML can be cured.
Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia (JMML) for Parents
Learn about this rare type of cancer, which usually affects kids under 4 years old.
Germ Cell Tumors for Parents
Germ cell tumors happen when reproductive cells in an unborn baby don't develop as they should.