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Hirsutism in children: Hirsutism in children refers to a girl who has an excessive growth of dark hair in unusual places on a female's body, such as on the face. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Hirsutism 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...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...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 ...read 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 are...read more »
Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur...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...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Hirsutism in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Hair symptoms (838 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Scalp symptoms (639 causes)
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