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Foot-drop in children

Foot-drop in children: Introduction

Foot-drop in children: Foot drop in children refers to a child who is has an inability to flex the ankle and foot upward. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Foot-drop 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 symptoms are anal itch (or vaginal itch),...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)...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...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...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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  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

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Causes of Foot-drop in children Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Foot-drop in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

    Symptoms related to Foot-drop in children:

    Hereditary sensorimotor neuropathies, Injury to the common peroneal nerve, Peroneal muscular atrophy, Poliomyelitis (5 causes), Trauma

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