Children with constipation who are considered to have failed medical management are often referred to the Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction at Nationwide Children’s Hospital for surgery.
A number of publications demonstrate that behavioral treatment strategies for adolescents with rumination syndrome have short-term success.
Nationwide Children’s Hospital is excited to be participating at this year’s Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, May 5-8 in Toronto.
While reflux-related complaints are heard often by pediatric gastroenterologists and primary care physicians, it can be difficult to tell when gastroesophageal reflux crosses the line into gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Annual sexually transmitted infection testing is recommended for all sexually active adolescents, even if they are not symptomatic for an infection.