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Acute Sinusitis Acute sinusitis is an inflammation or swelling of the tissue lining the sinuses. Sinuses normally are filled with air but can become blocked and filled with fluid, which leads to infection. Conditions that cause sinus blockage...
    Epidural Steroid Injections Steroids help reduce inflammation. Epidural steroid injections are used to deliver medication close to the injury in the spine. Often used to delay surgery, epidural steroid injections can treat issues such as nerve...
The Neuro-Oncology Center focuses on a comprehensive approach to the treatment of brain tumors. Specialists in neurosurgery, neurology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, neuroradiology, nursing, speech and occupational and physical therapy work...
Neurological rehabilitation therapists at the George Washington University Hospital address physical and cognitive impairments that result from conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system.  To contact the Outpatient...
The Neurosciences Institute (NI) at the George Washington University Hospital is a premier neurological center. Patients with the most complex disorders affecting the nervous system come to the NI for comprehensive interdisciplinary care by the...
Neuromuscular disorders affect the nerves and skeletal muscles such as those found in the arms and the legs. When nerve cells are unhealthy, communication between the nervous system and the muscles breaks down, resulting in weakness. Diseases can...
Pictures capture our memories and tell the story of our lives. The George Washington University Hospital has partnered with Gaga Baby Photos to bring professional portrait photography to your hospital room. Gaga Baby Photos specializes in beautiful...
    The following procedures offer alternatives to traditional spinal fusion surgery, which permanently affixes two or more bones in the spine (vertebrae) restricting movement between them.  Dynesys An alternative to the traditional fusion...
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma occurs when cells dividing in the lymphatic system grow at an accelerated, disorganized rate. Because lymphatic vessels branch throughout the body, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma can arise anywhere and spread to organs like the liver...
Coronary Computed Tomography Angiogram (CTA) and Coronary Artery Calcium Score (CAS) At The George Washington University Hospital, physicians use CT, a highly advanced, non-invasive scanner that has the ability to help doctors identify heart disease...

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