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Cravings in children

Cravings in children: Introduction

Cravings in children: Cravings in children are unusual or excessive desires for certain foods, substances, or situations in children. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Cravings in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes in Children: Cravings in children

  • Addison's disease (salt craving)
  • Adrenal cortex disease (salt craving)
  • Gitelman syndrome (salt craving)
  • Hypoaldosteronism (salt craving)
  • Iron deficiency (ice craving)
  • Pica
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Addictions (cigarettes, alcohol, medications)
  • more causes...»

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Cravings in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Cravings in children

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it 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, 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 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 more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See 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, more »

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Detailed list of causes of Cravings in children

The list below shows some of the causes of Cravings in children mentioned in various sources:

  • Addictions (cigarettes, alcohol, medications)
  • Addison's disease (salt craving)
  • Adrenal cortex disease (salt craving)
  • Gitelman syndrome (salt craving)
  • Hypoaldosteronism (salt craving)
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Iron deficiency (ice craving)
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Cravings 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 Cravings in children. Of the 8 causes of Cravings in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cravings in children:

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Medical Conditions associated with Cravings in children:

Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Psychiatric symptoms (971 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes)

Symptoms related to Cravings in children:

Food craving, Pica (13 causes), Pregnancy (699 causes), Appetite, Nutritional defeciency

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