Category Archives: Gastroenterology

U.S. News 2017-2018 survey recognizes Texas Children’s as 4th in nation

We are proud to share Texas Children’s Hospital continues to earn national recognition as a leader in pediatric health care, ranking fourth among the approximately 187 pediatric centers surveyed by … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in Cancer and Hematology, Endocrinology and Diabetes, Gastroenterology, Heart, Kidney Disorders, Neurology, Neurosurgery, News, Pulmonology, Surgery, Urology Tagged , ,

Victoria’s journey to a diagnosis

Victoria was born full-term at 39 weeks via a planned C-section. There were no problems throughout my pregnancy and nothing was detected during regular OB visits. On Thanksgiving (at 2 … Full Entry »

11 Comments
Posted in Gastroenterology, Heart, Patient post, Surgery, The Woodlands Campus, West Campus Tagged , , , , , , ,

Nutritional therapy for pediatric inflammatory bowel diseases

Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are chronic forms of intestinal inflammation where the cause is unknown. There are two major diseases identified within this group of disorders: Crohn’s disease (CD) and … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in 101, Gastroenterology Tagged , , , ,

Searching for a cure: Eosinophilic esophagitis

A. Jay is 10 years old with a smile to light the room, the personality to energize a crowd, the heart to conquer all and the strength to fight his … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in Allergies, Food allergies, Gastroenterology Tagged , ,

The rising incidence of pediatric inflammatory bowel diseases

Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are chronic forms of intestinal inflammation where the cause is unknown. There are two major diseases identified within this group of disorders: Crohn’s disease (CD) and … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in 101, Gastroenterology Tagged , , ,