What is Pediatric or Child Neurology ?
It is that branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up in diseases related to the nervous system and brain in neonates, newborn children, infants, and young adults. These professionals specialize in handling the nervous system ailment in such a way that the child’s normal functionality is preserved and the condition is manageable throughout their older years. Children suffering from spinal cord issues, peripheral and autonomous nervous system issues involving muscles and/or blood abnormalities, and more will be handled by child neurologists. The diseases may be genetic, traumatic, pregnancy carried, child seizures, autism, ADHD, and other mental disorders along with birth defects.