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    Children's Medical Conditions and Treatments

    Welcome to the Singapore Health Services - SingHealth "Health Glossary", a listing of useful information on key health and medical conditions and treatments.

    A treasure trove of useful information from our experts, this is your trusted guide to safeguarding your health and your family's.


    You will find information on various health conditions and medical treatments as well as surgery treatment options, sourced from our Hospitals - Singapore General Hospital, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, and National Speciality Centres for Cancer, Heart, Neuroscience, Eye and Dental - across the SingHealth group. From overviews of the health condition, to disease risk factors, signs and symptoms , preventive steps, treatment options as well as how to manage your health condition at home, we hope you find the write-ups useful.




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    A
    Abdominal Pain - Childhood Illnesses
    Abdominal Pain (SGH)
    Acute Appendicitis - Children's Surgeries
    Acute Laryngotracheobronchitis or Croup (SGH)
    Allergies (SGH)
    Amblyopia - Childhood Illnesses
    Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
    Antibiotics - Childhood Illnesses
    Asthma - Childhood Illnesses
    Asthma (SGH)
    Atrial Septal Defect
    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Autism - Growing Up
    Autistic Spectrum Disorder
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    B
    Bedwetting - Childhood Illnesses
    Behaviour - Growing Up
    Bonding - Growing Up
    Braces
    Bronchiolitis - Childhood Illnesses
    Bronchiolitis (SGH)
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    C
    Childhood Cancer
    Childhood Myopia
    Chronic Lung Disease (Child)
    Circumcision (Child)
    Cleft Lip and Palate
    Clubfoot (Child)
    Cochlear Implant
    Colic - Childhood Illnesses
    Colic (SGH)
    Confidence - Growing Up
    Congenital Hip Dislocation (Baby)
    Congenital Muscular Torticollis - Childhood Illnesses
    Congenital Talipes Equino Varus (Club Foot) - Childhood Illnesses
    Convulsion without Fever - Childhood Illnesses
    Coughs & Colds - Childhood Illnesses
    Cough & Cold (SGH)
    Croup - Childhood Illnesses
    Crying - Childhood Illnesses
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    D
    Day Surgery - Children's Surgeries
    Dengue Fever - Childhood Illnesses
    Development - Growing Up
    Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip - Childhood Illnesses
    Diarrhoea - Childhood Illnesses
    Diarrhoea (SGH)
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    E
    Ear (Foreign Objects) - Childhood Illnesses
    Ear Infections (Child)
    Ear (Otitis Media) - Children's Surgeries
    Eczema - Childhood Illnesses
    Emergency - Childhood Illnesses
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    F
    Febrile Fits - Childhood Illnesses
    Fever - Childhood Illnesses
    Food & Nutrition - Burping
    Food & Nutrition - Fussy Eaters / Food Fads
    Food & Nutrition - Meals
    Food & Nutrition - Vegetables
    Food & Nutrition - Vitamin Supplements
    Food & Nutrition - Weaning
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    G
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    H
    Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease - Childhood Illnesses
    Headache in Children (Child)
    Head Injury - Childhood Illnesses
    Hearing - Growing Up
    Heart - Childhood Illnesses
    Heart - How the Heart Works
    Hernias & Hydrocoele - Children's Surgeries
    Hole in the Heart (Child)
    Hypothyroidism (Child)
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    I
    Inguinal Hernia (Child)
    Injuries - Childhood Illnesses
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    J
    Jaundice - Childhood Illnesses
    Jaundice (SGH)
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    K
    Kidney Swelling (Hydronephrosis)
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    L
    Learning - Growing Up
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    M
    Childhood Myopia
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    N
    Nose - Childhood Illnesses
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    O
    Obesity (Exercise) - Childhood Illnesses
    Orthodontics - About Braces
    Orthodontics - Preparing for Braces
    Orthodontics - Important Information for Orthodontic Patients
    Orthopaedic (Child)
    Orthopaedic - Back Pain & Spine-Deformity (Child)
    Orthopaedic - Limb Length Discrepancy (LLD) & Deformities Child)
    Orthopaedic - Sports Injuries (Child)
    Overweight - Childhood Illnesses
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    P
    Paediatric Dentistry - Caring for your Infant's Teeth
    Paediatric Dentistry - Early Childhood Caries (ECC)
    Paediatric Dentistry - Preventing Decay with Sealants
    Paediatric Dentistry - Your Child's Visit to the Dentist
    Penis Abnormality - Hypospadias
    Pes Planus (Flexible Flat Feet)
    Plagiocephaly
    Play - Growing Up
    Pneumonia - Childhood Illnesses
    Pneumonia (SGH)
    Prepare - Childhood Illnesses
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    Q
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    R
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    S
    Same Day Admission Surgery - Children's Surgeries
    Senses - Growing Up
    Sibling Rivalry - Growing Up
    Skin Infections - Childhood Illnesses
    Sleep - Growing Up
    Snoring - Childhood Illnesses
    Squints - Childhood Illnesses
    Squint or Strabismus (Child)
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    T
    Talk - Growing Up
    Teeth - Childhood Illnesses
    Thalassaemia - Childhood Illnesses
    Throat - Objects - Childhood Illnesses
    Tonsils & Adenoids - Children's Surgeries
    Travelling With Your Child - Childhood Illnesses
    Tuberculosis (Child)
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    U
    Undescended Testicles
    Universal Newborn Hearing Screening (UNHS) - Childhood Illnesses
    Urinary Tract Infection - Child
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    V
    Vaccinations - Childhood Illnesses
    Ventricular Septal Defect
    Vomitting - Childhood Illnesses
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    W
    Walking - Growing Up
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