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Greasy hair in children

Greasy hair in children: Introduction

Greasy hair in children: Greasy hair in children refers to a child's hair that is oily. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Greasy hair in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Greasy hair 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 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 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 »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of alopecia totalis more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in more »

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

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Detailed list of causes of Greasy hair in children

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  • Different shampoos
  • Dirty hair
  • Heavy exposure to airborne pollution
  • Hormones
  • Natural tendency
  • Over use of hair styling products
  • Over washing
  • Pregnancy
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Greasy hair 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 Greasy hair in children. Of the 11 causes of Greasy hair in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

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Medical Conditions associated with Greasy hair in children:

Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Hair symptoms (838 causes), Scalp symptoms (639 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Greasy hair in children:

Oily hair, Sebum, Dandruff (20 causes), Flaky scalp (6 causes), Oily scalp, Pimples (25 causes), Boils, Acne (65 causes)

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