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Rabies in Children

Rabies is a viral infection that attacks the nervous system. Once symptoms develop, it is often fatal. But a rabies vaccine, or a series of vaccines, given soon after contact with an animal infected with rabies can prevent the illness.

Radiation Exposure from X-rays in Children

X-rays are a kind of imaging test that provides your healthcare provider with information about structures inside the body. These tests expose children to low doses of radiation.

Radiation Exposure from X-rays in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Rathke Cleft Cysts

Diseases & Conditions

Raynaud's Phenomenon

Diseases & Conditions

Refractory Epilepsy

Diseases & Conditions

Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Diseases & Conditions

Renal Vascular Disease

Diseases & Conditions

Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in Premature Babies

Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is a common problem in premature babies. It causes babies to need extra oxygen and help with breathing.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) in Children

RSV is a viral illness that causes symptoms such as trouble breathing. It’s the most common cause of inflammation of the small airways in the lungs (bronchiolitis) and pneumonia in babies.

Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)

Diseases & Conditions

Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

Diseases & Conditions

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Diseases & Conditions

Retinoblastoma in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Retinoblastoma in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Retinopathy of Prematurity

Retinopathy of prematurity is an eye problem that happens to premature babies. The retina lines the back of the eye. It receives light as it comes through the pupil. From there, the optic nerve sends signals to the brain. Retinopathy of ...

Revision Hip Surgery

Diseases & Conditions

Reye Syndrome in Children

Reye syndrome is a rare but very serious illness that causes brain swelling and liver damage. It can also affect all of the body’s organs.

Rh Disease

Diseases & Conditions

Rhabdomyosarcoma in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Rhabdomyosarcoma in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Rheumatic Fever

Rheumatic fever is a complex disease that affects the joints, skin, heart, blood vessels, and brain. It occurs mainly in children between the ages of 5 to 15.

Rheumatic Fever

Diseases & Conditions

Rheumatic Heart Disease

Diseases & Conditions

Rheumatic Heart Disease in Children

Rheumatic heart disease is a condition that causes permanent damage to the heart valves.

Rheumatic Heart Disease in Children

Diseases & Conditions - Pediatrics

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Diseases & Conditions

Rheumatoid Vasculitis

Diseases & Conditions

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