Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Stroke signs and symptoms in children include:
A stroke is a permanent brain injury caused either bleeding (hemorrhagic stroke) or lack of oxygen (ischemic stroke). Strokes can occur at any point in a person’s life. Strokes in childhood, including the newborn period, are being increasingly recognized today. Common types of pediatric strokes include:
The causes of many cases of stroke are hard to pinpoint. In some cases,cerebrovascular anomalies — conditions that are characterized by malformed blood vessels — can cause stroke symptoms in a child.
Learn how Children's Hospital's Brain Care Institute treats children and infants with stroke.
Learn more about Child Neurology.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
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To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.