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Vertigo in children

Vertigo in children: Introduction

Vertigo in children: Vertigo in children is a condition in which a child experiences extreme dizziness often accompanied by nausea and vomiting. See detailed information below for a list of 57 causes of Vertigo in children, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vertigo in children

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Vertigo in children: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Vertigo 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 more »

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

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Vertigo in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Vertigo in children

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How Common are these Causes of Vertigo 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 Vertigo in children. Of the 57 causes of Vertigo in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 53 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vertigo in children:

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Causes of Vertigo in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Vertigo in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Balance symptoms (1691 causes), Coordination symptoms (2126 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Clumsiness (408 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vertigo in children:

    Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Psychologic disturbance (e.g. anxiety, depression, conversion reaction, malingering), Basilar artery migraine, Intracranial infection, Head trauma (8 causes), Vestibular neuritis, Otitis media, Migraine (37 causes), Acute labyrinthitis, Perilymphatic fistula, Labyrinthine concussion

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