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Limp in children

Limp in children: Introduction

Limp in children: Limp in children refers to a child who walks with an abnormal hobble. See detailed information below for a list of 53 causes of Limp in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Limp in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Limp 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 absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or vaginal itch), 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, 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 »

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 more »

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Detailed list of causes of Limp in children

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How Common are these Causes of Limp in children?

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Limp in children:

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Causes of Limp in children Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Limp in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Walking symptoms (661 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Limp in children:

    Transient synovitis, Malignancy, Leukemia, Sarcoma, Neuroblastoma (15 causes), Ewing sarcoma, Osteogenic sarcoma, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Osteochondritis dissecans, Stress fracture of any part of the leg, Musculoskeletal injury, Compression fracture of the spine

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