Childhood conditions: Introduction
Any condition or disorder that affects a child. Childhood conditions can vary from a harmless common cold to serious such as autism. Assessing a child's condition can be difficult as they may be unable to accurately describe all their symptoms. ...more »
Symptoms of Childhood conditions
- Symptoms can vary depending on the underlying condition
- Symptoms in children
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Childhood conditions: Deaths
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Causes of Childhood conditions
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Disease Topics Related To Childhood conditions
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Childhood conditions: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Childhood conditions
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although...read more »
Parental fears about toddler behavior often unfounded: There are many behaviors in infants and toddlers
that may give rise to a fear that the child has some form...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect)....read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in...read more »
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Definitions of Childhood conditions:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Childhood conditions as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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