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Stridor in children: Stridor in children refers to a child who makes an abnormal high-pitched breathing noise when breathing, generally due to an obstruction of the upper airway. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Stridor 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...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...read 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 of migraine or ...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Stridor in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Breath sound symptoms (759 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Lung sound symptoms (743 causes)
Symptoms related to Stridor in children:
Choanal atresia, Craniofacial anomaly, Nasopharyngeal mass, Piriform aperture stenosis, Macroglossia (36 causes), Enlarged adenoids (7 causes), Rhinosinusitis, Enlarged tonsils (17 causes), Tonsillitis (17 causes), Laryngomalacia
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