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63 Possible Causes for Paediatric Failure to Thrive

  • Hypothyroidism

    Hypothyroidism presents with the following signs and symptoms: Cardiovascular The heart muscle slows down and contractility decreases therefore the cardiac output is also decreased. Bradycardia, decreased systolic and increased diastolic blood pressure, systemic hypotension and in some severe cases, pericardial[…][symptoma.com]

  • Classic Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

    Congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency in all its forms, accounts for over 95% of diagnosed cases of congenital adrenal hyperplasia, [1] and "CAH" in most contexts refers to 21-hydroxylase deficiency. Types [ edit ] Severe, early onset 21-hydroxylase deficient CAH [ edit ] The two most[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Tay-Sachs Disease

    This article presents a critical, genealogical analysis of the discourse of Tay-Sachs disease (TSD), a genetic metabolic disorder historically perceived as exclusive, or nearly exclusive, to Jews. Drawing on medical case reports from the period between 1881 (when the disease was first observed) and 1943, i.e., the early[…][doi.org]

  • Sleep Apnea

    Obstructive sleep apnoea presenting as failure to thrive in infancy. J Paediatr Child Health . 1995;31:172–5. 12. Weider DJ, Sateia MJ, West RP.[aafp.org]

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Obstructive sleep apnoea presenting as failure to thrive in infancy. J Paediatr Child Health. 1995;31:172–5. 12. Weider DJ, Sateia MJ, West RP.[aafp.org] Obstructive sleep apnoea presenting as failure to thrive in infancy. J Paediatr Child Health . 1995;31:172–5. 12. Weider DJ, Sateia MJ, West RP.[aafp.org]

  • Preeclampsia

    Failure to thrive in Lebanon. I. Experience with some simple somatic measurements. Acta Paediatr Scand. 1971 ; 60(3): 309 – 16. Google Scholar 61. Meteoff, J.[doi.org]

  • Diarrhea

    These children are often characterised by failure to thrive, diarrhoea, muscle wasting, poor appetite and abdominal distension. 75–79 Many children with classical CD and malabsorption[dx.doi.org] Paediatric classical CD is the paediatric equivalent of classical CD.[dx.doi.org]

  • Toddler's Diarrhea

    Related to these changes clinicians see children with toddler diarrhoea, nutritional deficiencies, and even manifest failure to thrive with stunting.[adc.bmj.com] For paediatric medicine, fine tuned to the optimal nutrition for the young infant, the challenging field for nutritional research with toddlers remains largely unexplored.[adc.bmj.com]

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    , failure to thrive, tachycardia, heart murmur Complications Heart failure, Eisenmenger's syndrome, pulmonary hypertension Causes Idiopathic Risk factors Preterm birth, congenital[en.wikipedia.org] Patent ductus arteriosus Other names Ductus arteriosus Diagram of a cross-section through a heart with PDA Specialty Cardiac surgery, paediatrics Symptoms Shortness of breath[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Renal Stone

    Moreover, the height was also below the 50th centile for a healthy population, demonstrating that paediatric stone formers are more likely to suffer from failure to thrive[bmcnephrol.biomedcentral.com]

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