Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Infectious diseases are caused by bacteria, parasites, fungi or viruses and often present confusing symptoms like a fever or feeling generally sick.
At Jefferson, our pediatric experts from Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children are experienced in diagnosing, treating and managing infectious diseases that can be serious, complicated or chronic.
Diagnosing & Treating Infections in Children
Our highly trained physicians in Center City Philadelphia have access to advanced treatments to care for children with:
- Bone and joint infections
- Kawasaki disease
- Lyme disease
- Osteomyelitis and septic arthritis
- Pediatric HIV/AIDS
- Rheumatic fever
- Unexplained fever
- Unusual bacteria, fungal or viral infections