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Spasticity in children

Spasticity in children: Introduction

Spasticity in children: Spasticity in children is a condition in which a child's muscles are unusually stiff and rigid and have over-reactive deep tendon reflexes. See detailed information below for a list of 35 causes of Spasticity in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes in Children: Spasticity in children

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Spasticity in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Spasticity in children

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Misdiagnosis and Spasticity 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. 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...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....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...read more »

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Spasticity in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Spasticity in children

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How Common are these Causes of Spasticity in children?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Spasticity in children. Of the 35 causes of Spasticity in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 2 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 29 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Spasticity in children:

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Causes of Spasticity 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 Spasticity in children:

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

    Symptoms related to Spasticity in children:

    Hypoxic episode, Ischemic episode, Perinatal asphyxia, Near-drowning, Suffocation (4 causes), Prenatal utero-placental insufficiency, Trauma, Tumor, Stroke (192 causes), Brainmalformations, Viral encephalitis

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