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Malabsorption in children: Malabsorption in children refers to a child who has problems with digestion and absorption of nutrients in the gastrointestinal tract. See detailed information below for a list of 42 causes of Malabsorption in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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 accurately test...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 »
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Medical Conditions associated with Malabsorption in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Nutrition symptoms (614 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes)
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