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Elbow swelling in children: Elbow swelling in children occurs when the elbow of a child becomes distended or enlarged. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Elbow swelling in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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 »
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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...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...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Elbow swelling in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Elbow symptoms (140 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes)
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