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Large fontanel in children: Large fontanel in children refers to a child who has a soft spot on the skull that is bigger than usual. See detailed information below for a list of 13 causes of Large fontanel 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 itch (or vaginal itch), which are...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...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...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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Congenital hypothyroidism, Down syndrome, Rickets (64 causes), Achondroplasia, Intrauterine growth retardation, Prematurity, Hydrocephalus (227 causes), Congenital rubella, Neonatal hypothyroidism, Osteogenesis imperfecta, Cleidocranial dysostosis
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