All About Central Lines
Central lines allow your child to receive important medication, hydration, or nutrition.
Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura (ITP)
ITP causes a low platelet count, which can put your child at risk for bleeding and bruising.
Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency
Secondary adrenal insufficiency occurs when your child’s pituitary gland doesn’t make enough of ACTH hormone.
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle cell disease is inherited, but it can be managed with treatments.
A ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt is placed to help drain the fluid out of the brain.
Oncology Family Handbook
Our team at Children’s Hospital & Medical Center is here for you every step of the way.