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Seizures in newborns

Seizures in newborns: Introduction

Seizures in newborns: Seizures in newborns refers to an infant in the first year of life who has convulsions. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Seizures in newborns, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes in Newborns: Seizures in newborns

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Seizures in newborns: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Seizures in newborns

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 more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash with redness and warmth, but not necessarily a physical 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 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 more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See misdiagnosis of celiac more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there more »

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Detailed list of causes of Seizures in newborns

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How Common are these Causes of Seizures in newborns?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Seizures in newborns. Of the 23 causes of Seizures in newborns that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

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Causes of Seizures in newborns Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Seizures in newborns:

    Infant health symptoms (2900 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Child health symptoms (230 causes)

    Symptoms related to Seizures in newborns:

    Hypoxia (69 causes), Sepsis (42 causes), Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Hypoglycemia (284 causes), Hypocalcemia (13 causes), Hypomagnesemia, Electrolyte imbalance (89 causes), Metabolic defects, Pyridoxine deficiency

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