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Edema in children

Edema in children: Introduction

Edema in children: Edema in children refers to a child who has swelling or puffiness generally caused by an accumulation of excessive fluid. See detailed information below for a list of 52 causes of Edema in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Edema in children

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

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Edema in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Edema in children

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How Common are these Causes of Edema in children?

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

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Causes of Edema 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 Edema in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)

    Symptoms related to Edema in children:

    Swelling (3730 causes), Anasarca, Pedal edema, Transudate, Exudates, Pulmonary edema (72 causes), Nephrotic syndrome, Glomerulonephritis (61 causes), Angioedema (113 causes), Henoch Schloein purpura

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