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Seizures in newborns: Seizures in newborns refers to an infant in the first year of life who has convulsions. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Seizures in newborns, 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 »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash with redness and warmth, but not...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...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 »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis)....read more »
Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Seizures in newborns:
Infant health symptoms (2900 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Child health symptoms (230 causes)
Symptoms related to Seizures in newborns:
Hypoxia (69 causes), Sepsis (42 causes), Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Hypoglycemia (284 causes), Hypocalcemia (13 causes), Hypomagnesemia, Electrolyte imbalance (89 causes), Metabolic defects, Pyridoxine deficiency
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