Pathologies and treatments
The sequelae of Acquired Brain Damage in childhood have different characteristics from those of adults, since children still have a long period of school learning ahead of them and ABD can affect their memory, learning capacity or behavior.
We are specialists in the treatment of amniotic band syndrome and in the precise fetal surgery for its treatment.
We are experts in diagnosing this group of neurodevelopmental disorders. We address complex cases, in which other psychiatric or organic diseases occur.
Brain and spinal cord tumours are the most common solid tumours in the child population. The prognosis varies widely depending on the type of tumour.
Personalised therapies such as CAR-T allow the specific case of each patient with leukaemia to be treated.
We are specialists in the complex treatment of airway obstruction problems by fetal surgery.
At BCNatal - SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital we are specialists in the treatment of congenital diaphragmatic hernia and in precise fetal surgery for its treatment. We have a comprehensive congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) treatment program with which we treat an average of 18 patients per year. Our care includes medical care, surgery and follow-up until school age.
We are specialists in the treatment and in the precise fetal surgery of fetal tumors of the face and neck.
We have more than 30 years of experience in the treatment of fetal anemia and have performed more than 1,000 intrauterine transfusions.
We use a pioneering system of 3D simulation of fetal urinary obstruction to practice a surgery before performing it, minimizing the necessary surgical time and the associated risks.
DIPG (diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma) is the most common brainstem tumour found in children, a highly sensitive portion of the brain vital for human beings.
Learning Disorders (LD) are specific neurological dysfunctions that result in a lack of ability for one or more learning areas in children with normal intelligence.We offer a comprehensive treatment in coordination with the school.
Leukaemia is the most common cancer in childhood. It occurs when white blood cells transform into malignant or cancerous cells.
Our multidisciplinary team of experts offers the best care and treatment options for this rare condition of monochorionic twin pregnancies.
Musculoskeletal tumours, also called sarcomas, are developmental bone and soft-tissue tumours.
Neuroblastoma is the most common tumour during the first 5 years of life. It is a heterogeneous group of tumours that can affect different body compartments.
We have more than 20 years of experience in the treatment of fetal hydrothorax, a rare complication for which an experienced team is crucial.
Thanks to the broad expertise of our surgeons we are one of the few centers in the world that can offer fetal therapy for heart defects.
More than 300 types of PIDs have already been identified, requiring highly specialised management, both in diagnosis and treatment.