Children and their families are at the center of all we do.
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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.
Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute has moved onto the campus of its medical partners creating the promise of greater impact for pediatric research
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We take specialized and evidence-based approaches to diagnose and treat pediatric heart conditions. The following is a list of heart conditions in children that our team of experts treats.
When the heart cannot properly pump blood to the rest of the body. May be a result of a complex congenital heart defect, cardiomyopathy or myocarditis
The sound of blood flow in the chest heard with the stethoscope. It does not necessarily mean there is an abnormality, just that it is detected.
Usually used to mean elevated blood pressure, caused by resistance to blood flow in the body. May result from certain types of medication, anxiety, or kidney problems.
When the left side of the heart — including the aorta, aortic valve, left ventricle and mitral valve — is underdeveloped.
A congenital heart defect in which the parts of the right side of the heart — the valves, right ventricle, and pulmonary artery — do not develop fully during pregnancy.