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Chronic diarrhea in children

Chronic diarrhea in children: Introduction

Chronic diarrhea in children: Chronic diarrhea in children refers to a child who has ongoing, long-term runny or lose stools. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Chronic diarrhea in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Chronic diarrhea in children:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Chronic diarrhea in children. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Chronic diarrhea in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Chronic 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...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel...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...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...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. ...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" around the arm to measure blood pressure can simply be too small to accurately...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical...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,...read more »

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Chronic diarrhea in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Chronic diarrhea in children

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How Common are these Causes of Chronic 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 Chronic diarrhea in children. Of the 11 causes of Chronic diarrhea in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Chronic diarrhea in children:

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