Definitions

Cystic fibrosis- The most common congenital disease, in which the child's lungs, intestines and pancreas fill up with think mucus.

Dysmorphology - The study of physical characteristics to diagnose disorders.

Krabbe disease - A degenerative disorder that affects the nervous system, and is a lysosomal storage disorder.

Lysosomal storage diseases - A group of about 40 rare inherited metabolic disorders.

Neurocutaneous disorders - Disorders that lead to abnormal growth and development of nerve cells and tissues.

Neurofibromatosis - A neurocutaneous genetic disorder causing development of tumors of the nerves.

Phenylketonuria - An inherited disorder in which the body cannot process phenylalanine, an amino acid found in many foods.

Stony Brook Children's Services is offering Telehealth services which will allow our patients to receive our high-quality care from the safety and privacy of their home.

To see if your pediatric needs can be met virtually, please call Stony Brook Children's Service at (631) 444-KIDS.

If you have already booked a Telehealth visit and have questions about connecting to Microsoft Teams for your visit, please call one of our representatives at (631) 638-0597 Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. They will be happy to assist you. If you require support outside of these hours, please visit stonybrookmedicine.edu/telehealth.

Cómo unirse a su visita médica de telesalud de Stony Brook con la aplicación Microsoft Teams