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Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy in Children

FSHD is a rare genetic muscle disease that affects the muscles of your child’s face, shoulders, upper arms, and lower legs.

Failure to Thrive (FTT) in Children

Failure to thrive (FTT) is slow physical development in a baby or child. It’s caused by a baby or child not having enough nutrition.

Fanconi Anemia in Children

Fanconi anemia is a blood disorder. With this condition, the bone marrow doesn't make enough blood cells. Or it makes defective blood cells.

Fecal Incontinence

Diseases & Conditions

Femoral Anteversion in Children

Femoral anteversion is an inward twisting of the thighbone (femur). This health problem causes a child’s knees and feet to turn inward. The child may have a pigeon-toed appearance.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

A baby born to a mother who drinks alcohol during pregnancy can have many problems. This is called fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Fetal Growth Restriction (FGR)

Diseases & Conditions

Fever

Diseases & Conditions

Fibromyalgia

Diseases & Conditions

Fibromyalgia in Children

Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes pain in muscles and soft tissues all over the body. It is an ongoing (chronic) condition. It can affect the neck, shoulders, back, chest, hips, buttocks, arms, and legs.

Fibrous Dysplasia

Diseases & Conditions

Fifth Disease in Children

Fifth disease is a viral illness that causes a rash. It occurs most often in the winter and spring.

First-Degree Burn in Children

A burn is damage to tissues of the body caused by contact with things such as heat, radiation, or chemicals. A first-degree burn affects only the outer layer of skin (epidermis).

Flat Head Syndrome (Deformational Plagiocephaly)

Flat head syndrome (deformational plagiocephaly) is when a baby’s head develops a lasting flat spot. The flat spot may be either on one side of the head or on the back of the head. This happens when a baby sleeps in the same position ...

Flea, Mite, or Chigger Bites in Children

Fleas, mites, and chiggers are different kinds of small insects. They are also parasites. This means they feed off the blood, skin, or both of animals and humans. These insects are more common in the warm weather. They bite skin and ...

Flea, Mite, or Chigger Bites in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Floor of Mouth Cancer

Diseases & Conditions

Folate-Deficiency Anemia

Diseases & Conditions

Folliculitis, Furuncles, and Carbuncles in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Folliculitis, Furuncles, and Carbuncles in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Food Allergies in Children

A food allergy is when your child’s body has a bad immune reaction to a certain food. This is different than a food intolerance which does not affect the immune system. This is true even though some of the same signs may be present.

Food Allergy

Diseases & Conditions

Food Intolerance After Gastric Band Surgery

Diseases & Conditions

Food Poisoning

Diseases & Conditions

Foreign Bodies in the Eye

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Foreign Bodies in the Eye in Children

A foreign body is any object in your child’s eye that isn’t supposed to be there. The foreign object may be in the conjunctiva. This is a thin membrane that covers the eye itself. Or it may be in the cornea. This is the clear, ...

Fourth Nerve Palsy

Diseases & Conditions

Fractured Kneecap

Diseases & Conditions

Fractures

Diseases & Conditions

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