Related Conditions and Treatments
Asthma in Children
Asthma is a chronic condition that causes the airways in the lungs to narrow and swell, making it difficult to breath.
Central Venous Line Insertion
A central venous line (CVL) catheter is inserted into a child’s body so doctors can give her fluids, nutrients, or medication over a long period of time.
Chronic Lung Disease of Prematurity
Chronic lung disease of prematurity is a long-term respiratory problem faced by babies born prematurely.
Infant Respiratory Distress Syndrome (Hyaline Membrane Disease)
Infant respiratory distress syndrome, or hyaline membrane disease, causes babies to need extra oxygen and help breathing.
Learn more about Infant Respiratory Distress Syndrome (Hyaline Membrane Disease)
Intravenous Line and Tube
Intravenous (IV) lines give patients fluids and medications through tubes inserted into their veins and arteries.
Laryngomalacia (also known as laryngealmalacia) results from a birth defect in your child’s voice box (larynx).
Pancreatitis occurs when the pancreas becomes inflamed.
Tracheomalacia is the collapse of the airway when breathing.