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Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
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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 abnormal shape of the cartilage that divides the nose, possibly causing problems with proper breathing or nasal discharge.
Laryngomalacia is a malformation of the top of the voice box at birth, which causes floppiness of the upper airway above the vocal cords.
A lump or mass that forms in the center of the front of the neck and is the result of malformation in pregnancy.
A congenital condition in which an abnormal connection exists between the windpipe and the tube that carries food and water from the mouth to the stomach.
Learn tips to prevent congenital muscular torticollis (wryneck, fibromatosis colli/pseudotumor of infancy), a condition causing an infant's neck to twist.
Anything that enters the ear that doesn’t belong there. Typically food, toy parts, small household items, or items from nature. Most can be removed by a physician in the office.
Children can be born with a laryngeal web, or it can be acquired as a scar between the vocal cords where they meet.
Bleeding from the nose; a common occurrence in young children.
Also called otitis externa, a commonly occurring infection of the part of the ear canal between the outside of the ear and the eardrum.
Anything that enters the body that doesn’t belong there. Typically food, toy parts, small household items, or items from nature. Most can be removed by a physician in the office.
A laryngeal cleft is a gap in the tissues at the back of the voice box, which sometimes extends further down into the tissues that separate the windpipe and esophagus.
An infection of the sinuses near the nose, usually occurring after a cold or after an allergic inflammation.