Tourette syndrome begins in childhood and gets better or worse in phases. In some young people, the tics may not be noticed, while in others, the tics can be quite obvious and embarrassing. Many children and young people have a considerable decrease in their symptoms in adulthood, and sometimes it goes away completely.
This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains tracheal stenosis, how it can be treated and what to expect when a child has treatment. This page mainly concentrates on the ‘long segment’ type of tracheal stenosis and its treatment.
Transient hyogammaglobulinaemia of infancy (THI) is the name for a condition in which the immune system matures more slowly than usual, but eventually functions entirely normally. This information sheet from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of transient hypogammaglobulinaemia of infancy (THI) and where to get help.
Transposition of the great arteries is a condition where that the two main blood vessels leaving the heart, the pulmonary artery (which takes blood to the lungs to pick up oxygen) and the aorta (which takes blood from the heart to the body) are swapped over (switched).
Treacher-Collins syndrome is a congenital (present at birth) condition affecting the bones and tissues in the face. This information sheet from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of Treacher-Collins syndrome (also known as mandibulofacial dysostosis) and where to get help.
Tricuspid valve abnormalities (including Ebstein's anomaly) are congenital heart defects – that is, they were present when a child is born. Around eight in every 1,000 babies born have a congenital heart defect, though Ebstein's anomaly is rarer than that.