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Limp in children: Limp in children refers to a child who walks with an abnormal hobble. See detailed information below for a list of 53 causes of Limp 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...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 the most common...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 sufferers, but migraines can also occur in...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Limp in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Walking symptoms (661 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
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Transient synovitis, Malignancy, Leukemia, Sarcoma, Neuroblastoma (15 causes), Ewing sarcoma, Osteogenic sarcoma, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Osteochondritis dissecans, Stress fracture of any part of the leg, Musculoskeletal injury, Compression fracture of the spine
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