The most common birth defect seen in infants and newborns are related to the heart. The abnormality is seen in almost one in 100 pregnancies.
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Childhood bone fractures are common and often cause concern for patients, parents, and clinicians. It is a condition in which a bone of a child (younger... Read More
Pneumonia is the leading cause of death in children under the age of 5 years. Pneumonia has claimed the lives of 1.3 million children in 2011!
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UTI is an infection of the urinary tract, which includes the urinary bladder, kidneys, ureters (the tubes that carry urine from each kidney to the... Read More
Asthma is a common condition caused by narrowing of the small air passages (breathing tubes – bronchi) in the lungs. The narrowing happens because the... Read More
Abdominal pain in children is perhaps the most commonly reported symptom in paediatric practice. Since this symptom can be caused by a vast array of... Read More