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The pediatric endocrinologists at Lurie Children's rank nationally for techniques shown to improve outcomes for children with endocrine disorders.

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

The purpose of endoscopic sinus surgery is to open the passages of the sinuses allowing for proper drainage to the nose.

Enuresis (Nighttime Wetting)

Occurring during sleep ("bedwetting"), it is called nocturnal enuresis or nighttime wetting. Nocturnal enuresis is the most common bladder function disorder in children.

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

A chronic allergic disease of the esophagus — the tube from the mouth to the stomach — characterized by food impaction, dysphagia, and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases

Chronic, inflammatory diseases characterized by an elevated number of eosinophils — a type of white blood cell — in one or more areas in the digestive system.

Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases Program​​

Lurie Children's Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases Program is devoted to the comprehensive care and research of children diagnosed with eosinophilic esophagitis.

Epidermolysis Bullosa

A rare genetic condition causing fragile skin that blisters and tears with only minor friction or trauma. Internal organs can also be affected by certain variations of this disease.


Inflammation of the epididymis (the tube that carries semen out of the testicles), or inflammation of the testicle, most often following from infection of the epididymis.


Two or more seizures — altered behavior occurring when the brain receives abnormal electrical signals interrupting normal function — that occur without a specific cause.

Epilepsy Genetics Testing & Consultation Clinic

The epilepsy genetic consultation provides a consultation for children with known genetic epilepsy syndromes. The epilepsy genetics testing clinic provides evaluation and support for children and families with known or suspected genetic epilepsy syndrome.

Epilepsy Neuro-Oncology Clinic

The Epilepsy Neuro-Oncology Clinic provides comprehensive care to patients with brain tumor related epilepsy by offering coordinated care for epilepsy, oncology, and neurosurgery.

Epilepsy Program

The Pediatric Epilepsy Center at Lurie Children's provides the highest quality treatment of epilepsy in children. Learn about the center here.

Awards & Accolades

Lurie Children's is proud to be recognized for the following awards, accolades and achievements.

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