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Glossary for Dark nails in children

Medical terms related to Dark nails in children or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal discomfort: The sensation of discomfort located in the abdomen
  • Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
  • Asthma: A condition which is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal dyspnoea
  • Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
  • Chloroquine -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Chloroquine (an antimalarial drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Cyanosis: Blueness or purple coloring of skin.
  • Dark nails: Dark nails are fingernails and/or toenails that are dark in color.
  • Delirium: Severe mental deterioration
  • Diarrhea: Loose, soft, or watery stool.
  • Emphysema: Emphysema is a type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is defined as an abnormal, permanent enlargement of the air spaces distal to the terminal bronchioles accompanied by destruction of their walls and without obvious fibrosis.
  • Finger symptoms: Symptoms affecting any fingers
  • Fingernail symptoms: Symptoms affecting the fingernails
  • Foot symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both feet
  • Hand symptoms: Symptoms affecting the hand
  • Headache: Pain affecting the head or brain area.
  • Heart symptoms: Symptoms affecting the heart
  • Hyporeflexia in children: Hyporeflexia in children refers to a child's reflexes that are underactive or underresponsive to certain stimulation.
  • Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
  • Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
  • Loose stool: Looseness of the stool in bowel motions
  • Lower leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the lower legs, calves and shins.
  • Nail symptoms: Symptoms affecting the fingernails or toenails
  • Nausea: The queasy feeling of nausea and often also vomiting.
  • Nutritional deficiency: Any deficiency of the nutrients that are required to sustain human life
  • Peripheral cyanosis: decreased in the oxygen saturation
  • Toe symptoms: Symptoms affecting the toes
  • Toenail symptoms: Symptoms of the nails on the toes
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency: A deficiency of Vitamin B12 primarily causes anemias the body is unable to make sufficient quantities of normal red blood cells. Severe cases can lead to permanent nervous system problems. The vitamin B12 deficiency can result from absorption problems, insufficient dietary intake, certain medications (e.g. metformin), inherited conditions (e.g. transcobalamin deficiency) and certain chronic parasitic intestinal infestations.

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