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Rash in children

Rash in children: Introduction

Rash in children: Rash in children refers to a child with a skin eruption or reaction. See detailed information below for a list of 53 causes of Rash in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Rash in children:

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Rash in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Rash in children

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Misdiagnosis and Rash 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 »

Poorly healing leg rashes a classic sign of chronic disease: Recurring leg rashes, or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes, particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes. They 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 can simply be too small more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare 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 more »

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Rash in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Rash in children

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How Common are these Causes of Rash in children?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Rash in children. Of the 53 causes of Rash in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 6 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 13 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 36 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Rash in children:

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Causes of Rash in children Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Rash in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Rash symptoms (1165 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

    Symptoms related to Rash in children:

    Infection (1293 causes), Drug reaction, Allergy, Chickenpox, Measles, Rubella, Scarlet fever, Fifth disease, Erythema infectiosum

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