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Delirium in children

Delirium in children: Introduction

Delirium in children: Delirium in children is a condition in which a child experiences sudden confusion and cognitive changes that can occur due to physical or mental diseases or disorders.. See detailed information below for a list of 46 causes of Delirium in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Delirium in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Delirium in children

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Misdiagnosis and Delirium 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 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, 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 be 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, more »

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Delirium in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Delirium in children

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How Common are these Causes of Delirium in children?

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  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 43 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Delirium in children:

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Causes of Delirium 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 Delirium in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Level of consciousness symptoms (1504 causes), Confusion symptoms (643 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Psychiatric symptoms (971 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Dementia (394 causes), Alzheimer's-like symptoms (32 causes), Cognitive impairment (3664 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Memory symptoms (523 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Delirium in children:

    Acute systemic viral infection, Acute systemic bacterial infection, Hypoglycemia (284 causes), Diabetic ketoacidosis (34 causes), Central nervous system infection, Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Brain abscess (66 causes), Head injury (3 causes), Rocky Mountain spotted fever

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