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Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
225 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60611
Research at Lurie Children’s is conducted through Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute. We focus on improving child health, transforming pediatric medicine and ensuring healthier futures.
Beginning in 2019, the Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Center on Northwestern University's Chicago campus will be the new home for the Manne Research Institute.
An inflammation of the mucous membrane that lines the nose, often due to an allergy to pollen, dust or other airborne substances.
A congenital heart defect in which one of the arteries that bring blood to the heart muscle is not attached in the normal position.
An acute infection caused by Bacillus anthracis, which could be a potential threat to humans if used in biological warfare.
An abnormal rhythm of the heart resulting from damage to any part of the heart's electrical system.
A fluid build-up in the abdominal cavity.
A range of symptoms, skills, and disability levels, including Asperger syndrome, childhood disintegrative disorder, and pervasive developmental disorders not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS).
Disorders occuring when the body’s immune system attacks the brain, spinal cord and/or the nerves of the trunk, arms and legs, causing them to lose the ability to transmit signals.
Slow-growing tumors not likely to spread, which can often be treated and/or removed. Though called “benign,” can still cause severe pain, brain damage, and do occasionally become malignant.
Lurie Children’s Heart Center monitors and cares for more than 100 infants, children and teenagers with bicuspid aortic valve disease, the most common form of congenital heart disease.
A chronic, progressive liver disease where bile ducts that are located inside or outside the liver are blocked, not allowing bile to leave the liver, causing damage and loss of vital body functions.
An inflammation of the eyelids, an uncomfortable condition involving redness and scaling of the edges of the eyelids, and burning of the eyes.
A condition in which an athlete experiences fatigue and declining performance in his/her sport despite continuing or increased training.
Lurie Children's is proud to be recognized for the following awards, accolades and achievements.
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