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Bowed legs in children

Bowed legs in children: Introduction

Bowed legs in children: Bowed legs in children refers to a deformity of the legs in which a child's legs are abnormally bent outward. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Bowed legs in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Bowed legs in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bowed legs in children

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Misdiagnosis and Bowed legs 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 symptoms are anal itch (or vaginal itch), which are...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...read more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg...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 the arm to measure blood pressure...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...read more »

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Bowed legs in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Bowed legs in children

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How Common are these Causes of Bowed legs in children?

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bowed legs in children:

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Medical Conditions associated with Bowed legs in children:

Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Deformity symptoms (1826 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

Symptoms related to Bowed legs in children:

Blount disease, Infantile tibia vara, Rickets (64 causes), Trauma, Skeletal dysplasia, Achondroplasia, Enchondromatosis, Metaphyseal dysplasia

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