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Short philtrum in children: Short philtrum in children refers to a child who has an unusually short groove in the skin between the upper lip and the nose. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Short philtrum in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Short philtrum in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Lip symptoms (1017 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes)
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