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School problems: Introduction

Having trouble at school for a child or teen can be a symptom of many disorders. Or it may not be related to any medical or psychological disorder at all. A "difficulty" at school is also an imprecise definition, and may be better described as absenteeism (truancy), aggression, learning difficulty, social problems, or other related symptoms....more »

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Causes of School problems:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of School problems. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and School problems

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Causes of Types of School problems:

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School problems: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with School problems, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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School problems Treatments

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Stories from Users for School problems

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Message Boards for School problems

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to School problems or relevant symptoms:

Diagnostic tests for School problems:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of School problems. Some of these are listed below :

  • Information/report from school - teacher questionnaire is useful. The teachers may be asked for their perception of a child's academic and developmental strengths and weaknesses, peer relationships and classroom behaviors.
  • General appearance and observation
    • Looking for any dysmorphic ( abnormality of shape) features of face and body - e.g. fetal alcohol syndrome.
  • Physical examination
    • A careful physical examination must be performed to exclude any acute or chronic illness
    • Neurological examination to look for signs of focal neurological signs and papilledema
  • more tests...»

School problems: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for School problems may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to School problems

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: School problems. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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School problems: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and School problems

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...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...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...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....read more »

School problems: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: School problems

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School problems: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by School problems:

The list of organs typically affected by School problems may include, but is not limited to:

  • Brain
  • General constitutional

Detailed list of causes of School problems

The list below shows some of the causes of School problems mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of School problems?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of School problems. Of the 520 causes of School problems that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 11 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 11 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 4 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 12 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 494 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: School problems:

The following list of conditions have 'School problems' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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  • Absence of septum pellucidum and septo-optic dysplasia ... learning disabilities
  • Aging ... reading difficulty
  • Al Murrah-induced lead poisoning ... learning problems
  • Alarcon-induced lead poisoning ... learning problems
  • Albayaidle-induced lead poisoning ... learning problems
  • Albayalde-induced lead poisoning ... learning problems
  • Alcohol abuse ... drunkenness
  • Alcoholism ... anger when asked about drinking, drinking too much alcohol, guilt when asked about drinking, hiding your drinking from others, need for morning alcoholic drink, drinking whenever you feel stress, drunkenness
  • Alopecia -- hypogonadism -- extrapyramidal disorder ... writing difficulty
  • Alzheimer disease 10 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 12 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 13 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 14 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 15 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 16 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 2, late-onset ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 3, (early-onset Alzheimer disease) ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 5 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 6 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 7 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 8 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease 9 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease, early-onset, with cerebral amyloid angiopathy ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease, familial, 1 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease, familial, 11 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease, familial, 3, with spastic paraparesis and apraxia ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease, familial, 3, with spastic paraparesis and unusual plaques ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer disease, familial, 4 ... Language deterioration, Difficulty reading
  • Alzheimer's Disease ... language deterioration, difficulty reading
  • Aphasia ... language problems, difficulty writing, difficulty expressing oneself, difficulty reading
  • Apraxia, oculomotor, Cogan type ... reading difficulty
  • Arterial occlusive disease, progressive -- hypertension -- heart defects -- bone fragility -- brachysyndactyly ... learning disability
  • Asperger syndrome ... impaired social interaction, word repetition, social withdrawal
  • Asperger Syndrome, Susceptibility to, 1 ... impaired social interaction, word repetition, social withdrawal
  • Asperger Syndrome, Susceptibility to, 2 ... impaired social interaction, word repetition, social withdrawal
  • Asperger Syndrome, Susceptibility to, 3 ... impaired social interaction, word repetition, social withdrawal
  • Asperger Syndrome, X-linked, Susceptibility to, 1 ... impaired social interaction, word repetition, social withdrawal
  • Asperger Syndrome, X-linked, Susceptibility to, 2 ... impaired social interaction, word repetition, social withdrawal
  • Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders ... alcohol use
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ... inability to organize school work
  • Auditory perceptual disorder ... language difficulty, reading difficulty
  • Auditory Processing Disorder ... Academic underperformance, Listening difficulties
  • Autism ... Loss of social skills already acquired, unusual language, repetive language, impaired social interaction, not responding to name, Loss of words, lack of social play, inability to make friends, not look at people, avoid eye contact, confusing pronouns, not liking cuddles, inability to sustain conversation, language stereotyped, echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 1 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 10 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Repetive language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 11 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Repetive language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 12 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Repetive language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 13 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 14 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, Susceptibility to, 15 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 3 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 4 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 5 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 6 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 7 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 8 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, susceptibility to, 9 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, X-linked, susceptibility to, 1 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, X-linked, susceptibility to, 2 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Autism, X-linked, susceptibility to, 3 ... Loss of social skills already acquired, Unusual language, Impaired social interaction, Not responding to name, Loss of words, Lack of social play, Inability to make friends, Not look at people, Avoid eye contact, Confusing pronouns, Not liking cuddles, Inability to sustain conversation, Language stereotyped, Echolalia
  • Avoidant Personality Disorder ... social withdrawal
  • Azarcon-induced lead poisoning ... learning problems

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Conditions listing medical complications: School problems:

The following list of medical conditions have School problems or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of School problems Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of School problems based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about School problems?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of School problems, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of School problems:

    Subtypes of School problems:

    Learning disabilities (435 causes), Social problems (126 causes), Learning disability (397 causes), Writing symptoms (35 causes), Language problems (122 causes), Reading symptoms (73 causes), Alcohol use (19 causes), Social withdrawal (52 causes), Alcohol intoxication (11 causes), Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (4 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with School problems:

    Learning disabilities (435 causes), Developmental problems (4007 causes), Infant symptoms (2900 causes), Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Cognitive impairment (3664 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to School problems:

    Absenteeism (42 causes), Aggression (192 causes), Learning difficulty, Social problems (126 causes), Learning disabilities (435 causes), Learning disability (397 causes), Writing symptoms (35 causes), Language problems (122 causes), Reading symptoms (73 causes), Alcohol use (19 causes), Social withdrawal (52 causes), Alcohol intoxication (11 causes), Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (4 causes)

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