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Seizures are caused by a surge of electrical activity in the brain. Seizures result in many different symptoms in children, from shaking to unresponsiveness.
Learn about treatment for seizures at Penn State Children’s Hospital.
Skin Disorders and Acne
From an isolated rash to a chronic skin condition, skin disorders in children may be caused by a bacterial or viral infection, an allergic reaction, or a genetic condition.
Learn about treatment for skin disorders and acne at Penn State Children’s Hospital.
Spina bifida – a term that means “split spine” – occurs when a baby is in the womb and the spinal column does not close all of the way. It is the most common permanently disabling birth defect in the United States.
Learn about treatments for spina bifida at Penn State Children’s Hospital.