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Purpura in children: Purpura in children refers to purple colored spots that occur in a child. See detailed information below for a list of 73 causes of Purpura in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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...read more »
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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...read more »
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Vasculitis (65 causes), Polyarteritis nodosa, Wegener granulomatosis, Idiopathic thrombocytic purpura, Thrombocytopenia due to Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, Thrombocytopenia due to aplastic anemia, Thrombocytopenia due to leukemia, Disseminated intravascular coagulation, Thrombocytopenia absent radius syndrome (TAR), Thrombocytopenia (422 causes), Hemophilia A
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