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Acute diarrhea in children

Acute diarrhea in children: Introduction

Acute diarrhea in children: Acute diarrhea in children is a condition in which there is a sudden onset of loose, runny, or watery stools or bowel movements in children. See detailed information below for a list of 35 causes of Acute diarrhea in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Acute diarrhea in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Acute diarrhea in children

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 the most common...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut. This leads to "...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's ...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...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"...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac...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 children. See misdiagnosis of...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel...read more »

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Acute diarrhea in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Acute diarrhea in children

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How Common are these Causes of Acute diarrhea in children?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Acute diarrhea in children. Of the 35 causes of Acute diarrhea in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 7 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 25 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Acute diarrhea in children:

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Causes of Acute diarrhea in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Acute diarrhea in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Defecation symptoms (2383 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes)

    Symptoms related to Acute diarrhea in children:

    Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Loose stools (219 causes), Abdominal discomfort (109 causes), Acute stomach pain, Gastroenteritis (35 causes), Cholera, Food poisoning, Parasite infestation

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