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Earache in children

Earache in children: Introduction

Earache in children: Earache in children refers to a child who complains of discomfort or pain in the ear. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Earache in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Common Causes in Children: Earache in children

Less Common Causes in Children: Earache in children

  • Referred pain due to tonsillitis
  • Referred pain due to throat inflammation
  • Referred pain due to parotid gland inflammation
  • Referred pain from cranial nerves (IV,VII,IX,X)
  • Referred pain from cercial nerves (C2,C3)
  • more causes...»

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Misdiagnosis and Earache 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 »

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such...read more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off...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). One of...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 cramps or ...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...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms of Vitamin B12 deficiency or misdiagnosis of multiple...read more »

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Earache in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Earache in children

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How Common are these Causes of Earache 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 Earache in children. Of the 22 causes of Earache in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

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Medical Conditions associated with Earache in children:

Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Ear symptoms (1999 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

Symptoms related to Earache in children:

Abscess (44 causes), Cellulitis (28 causes), Ear trauma, Ear tumor, Fluid behind the ear, Middle ear infection (29 causes), Outer ear infection, Recurrent middle ear infection

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