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Nuchal rigidity in children

Nuchal rigidity in children: Introduction

Nuchal rigidity in children: Nuchal rigidity in children is a severely stiff neck in a child. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Nuchal rigidity in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Nuchal rigidity 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....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,...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...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 children. See misdiagnosis of migraine...read more »

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

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Causes of Nuchal rigidity in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Nuchal rigidity in children:

    Neck symptoms (833 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Nuchal rigidity in children:

    Stress, Injury/ whiplash secondary to trauma, Cervical adenitis, Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Subarachnoid hemorrhage (20 causes), Retropharyngeal abscess (18 causes), Epiglottitis (14 causes), Torticollis (48 causes), Tetanus, Dental abscess

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