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Decerebrate posture in children

Decerebrate posture in children: Introduction

Decerebrate posture in children: Decerebrate posture in children is abnormal posturing in a child that generally indicates a serious brain injury or pathology. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Decerebrate posture in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Decerebrate posture in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Decerebrate posture 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...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,...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...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...read more »

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Decerebrate posture in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Decerebrate posture in children

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How Common are these Causes of Decerebrate posture in children?

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Decerebrate posture in children:

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Causes of Decerebrate posture in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Decerebrate posture in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Posture symptoms (96 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Decerebrate posture in children:

    Abnormal extensor reflexes, Upper brain stem damage (7 causes), Metabolic encephalopathy (2 causes), Head injury (3 causes), Brain stem compression (19 causes), Increased intracranial pressure (71 causes)

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