Neonatal neutropenia: Introduction
Neonatal neutropenia: A low neutrophil count in neonates. There is a wide variety of possible causes but is usually the result of infection. It is commonly associated with maternal conditions such as maternal hypertension, maternal sepsis, preeclampsia and premature birth.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Neonatal neutropenia is available below.
Symptoms of Neonatal neutropenia
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Treatments for Neonatal neutropenia
- Treatment varies depending on the underlying cause. Possible therapies include antibiotics and human granulocyte macrophage colony stimulation
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Neonatal neutropenia:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Neonatal neutropenia?
Neonatal neutropenia: Complications
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Causes of Neonatal neutropenia
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Neonatal neutropenia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Neonatal neutropenia
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild...read more »
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails...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...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...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...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 ...read more »
Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure
to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of...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
weight-related or...read more »
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Neonatal neutropenia: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Neonatal neutropenia
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Neonatal neutropenia: Rare Types
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Definitions of Neonatal neutropenia:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Neonatal neutropenia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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