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Glossary for Small fontanel in children

Medical terms related to Small fontanel in children or mentioned in this section include:

  • Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
  • Cognitive impairment: General loss of mental or cognitive ability
  • Craniosynostosis: A defect involving the fusion of one or more bones in the skull before it has finished growing which affects the head size and shape and can affect the growth of the brain. The defect is often associated with other conditions. Symptoms are determined by which skull bones are prematurely fused.
  • Developmental problems: Physical or mental development difficulty.
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Gestational hypertension: Hypertension that occurs to a mother during pregnancy
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • High blood pressure: Excessive blood pressure.
  • Infant symptoms: Symptoms affecting babies and infants.
  • Low birth weight: When the weight of a new born baby is below average
  • Microcephaly: A smaller than average brain
  • Pregnancy toxemia /hypertension: Preeclampsia is the development of high blood pressure, excess protein in the urine and swelling during pregnancy. Hypertension is a serious health condition due to the fact that it often causes no symptoms until it is severe. The blood pressure usually returns to normal after delivery.
  • Skull symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skull surrounding the brain.
  • Small syndrome: A rare genetic disease characterized by deafness, muscle weakness and wasting, mental retardation and eye disorders.

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