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Petichiae in children: Petichiae in children is a condition in which there are red or purplish spots on a child's body. See detailed information below for a list of 4 causes of Petichiae 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...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...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 to measure 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...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Petichiae in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)
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