Cleveland Clinic Children’s 2021 Year in Review

Cleveland Clinic Children’s 2021 Year in Review

Cleveland Clinic Children’s is proud to share highlights from 2021. Our skilled multidisciplinary team is committed to advancing care through novel, lifesaving interventions, innovative research approaches, and insights into complex and challenging cases.

Read on for a glimpse into our nationally-ranked programs.


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Novel surgical and medical interventions

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Cleveland Clinic Fetal Surgeons Resect Rare Intrapericardial Teratoma

Continued pregnancy and delivery are only the second successful outcome worldwide

Before and after images of patient with trivector trasoral trasfacial OTTT.
Cleveland Clinic Facial Reanimation Surgeons Perform Tri-Vector Reanimation in Pediatric Patient

A team of surgeons helped give a 9-year-old patient with congenital facial paralysis the ability to smile

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Oral Immunotherapy: The Answer to Peanut Allergy?

Peanut-allergen powder approved by the FDA for the treatment of childhood peanut allergy

High-impact, patient-centered research

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In ccTGA, Early Anatomic Repair Edges Out Physiologic Repair in Long-Term Outcomes

Large Cleveland Clinic series underscores challenges of decision-making for this rare defect

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Sarcoma: Continuing the Search for Treatment Alternatives

Current trials study novel therapies for rhabdomyosarcoma and clear cell sarcoma

Complex cases, commentary, and considerations for pediatric care