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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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Our pediatric specialists treat a wide range of ENT conditions, both common and rare. See a list of the conditions we treat.
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.
Normal tracheal cartilages are round, and because of this shape, they can withstand positive pressure forces without collapsing.
Velopharyngeal dysfunction, or VPD, is a condition resulting from inadequate closure of the velopharyngeal port, or the opening between the nose and the mouth, during speech. Children with VPD have speech that is difficult to understand by others, as too much or too little sound comes from the nose. This is a common condition among children...
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