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Fragile bones in children: Fragile bones in children refers to a child's bones that are thin, brittle and/or fracture easily. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Fragile bones in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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. Although the most common symptoms are anal...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-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect). One of the...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 "cuff" around the arm...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 misdiagnosis of migraine or ...read more »
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Osteogenesis imperfecta, Rickets (64 causes), Juvenile idiopathic osteoporosis, Thick skull syndrome, Adrenal cortex disease, Blood cancer, Bone cancer, Brittle bone syndrome, Bruck syndrome, Hodgkin's disease
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