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Childhood conditions

Childhood conditions: Introduction

Any condition or disorder that affects a child. Childhood conditions can vary from a harmless common cold to serious such as autism. Assessing a child's condition can be difficult as they may be unable to accurately describe all their symptoms. ...more »

Symptoms of Childhood conditions

  • Symptoms can vary depending on the underlying condition
  • Symptoms in children
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Childhood conditions: Related Patient Stories

Childhood conditions: Deaths

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Causes of Childhood conditions

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Disease Topics Related To Childhood conditions

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Childhood conditions: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Childhood conditions

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. more »

Parental fears about toddler behavior often unfounded: There are many behaviors in infants and toddlers that may give rise to a fear that the child has some 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) 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" 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 more »

Childhood conditions: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Childhood conditions

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Childhood conditions

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Research about Childhood conditions

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Childhood conditions: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Childhood conditions:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Childhood conditions as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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