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914 Possible Causes for Poor Feeding in Infants

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Poor feeding (in infants) Unintentional weight loss Excessive sweating Clammy skin Muscle pain or joint stiffness Who is at risk for acute gastroenteritis? Anyone.[sunshine-pediatrics.com] feeding in infants.[southerncross.co.nz] […] pain and cramping Mild fever and chills Loss of appetite Headache and muscle aches Tiredness and general body weakness Incontinence (loss of control over bowel motions) Poor[southerncross.co.nz]

  • Neonatal Hypoglycemia

    Available from: A 6-day old infant was admitted to our hospital with seizures, irritability and poor feeding.[ijri.org] […] of a diabetic mother (IDM including gestational, Type 1 or 2 diabetes), preterm (35 or 36 weeks), small (birth weight 4500g) or other reasons including poor feeding.[ebneo.org] […] interval between feedings or if nutritional intake is poor.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Urinary Tract Disease

    Newborns: fever or hypothermia (low temperature), poor feeding, jaundice Infants: vomiting, diarrhea , fever, poor feeding, not thriving Children: irritability, eating poorly[medicinenet.com] Fairly high fever (higher than 101 F) Shaking chills Nausea Vomiting Flank pain: pain in the back or side, usually on only one side at about waist level In newborns, infants[medicinenet.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Infants present with: Cough (the most common symptom after the first four weeks). Tachypnoea (according to severity). Grunting. Chest indrawing. Feeding difficulties.[patient.info] […] this may be the first sign), poor feeding, dehydration, and fever. 15, 16 RSV is the most common causative organism and is responsible for around 75% of all cases. 6 Rhinovirus[dovepress.com] Irritability and poor sleep. Breathing, which may be described as 'wheezy' (but usually upper airway noise). History of preceding URTI (very common).[patient.info]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Newborns: fever or hypothermia (low temperature), poor feeding, jaundice Infants: vomiting, diarrhea , fever, poor feeding, not thriving Children: irritability, eating poorly[medicinenet.com] Newborns and infants may develop fever or hypothermia, poor feeding, jaundice, vomiting, and diarrhea.[rxlist.com] Children typically present with a high fever and systemic symptoms such as lethargy (tiredness), vomiting and poor feeding.[doi.org]

  • Endocardial Cushion Defect

    In severe cases, patients have a history of poor feeding, chronic upper respiratory tract infections, pneumonia, and poor growth.[chdbabies.com] Tachycardia, tachypnea, poor peripheral circulation, feeding difficulties and excessive sweating are encountered in the first few months of life, and in the absence of an[symptoma.com] Patients with a complete defect develop CHF in infancy, with frequent respiratory infections and poor weight gain. An infant may be relatively asymptomatic.[chdbabies.com]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Infants present with developmental delay, failure to thrive, lethargy, poor feeding, mental retardation, seizures, listlessness, irritability, ataxia, hyporeflexia, hypotonia[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Polycythemia Neonatorum

    Introduction & basic Clinical approach Management Conclusion 3. 11 D old, bottle-feeding infant parents c/o his poor appetite for 24 hrs ,, BP 82/52,PR 150,temp. 36.2 ,, O[pt.slideshare.net] […] drug-exposed infant, even if born at term?[studystack.com] Clinical features include apathy and poor feeding. The cry is feeble and the infant is lethargic with depressed reflexes, bradycardia and oliguria.[intranet.tdmu.edu.ua]

  • Cystitis

    Children typically present with a high fever and systemic symptoms such as lethargy (tiredness), vomiting and poor feeding.[doi.org] These groups include infants, pregnant women, the elderly, patients with spinal cord injuries and/or catheters, patients with diabetes or multiple sclerosis, patients with[doi.org]

  • Acute Cystitis

    Children typically present with a high fever and systemic symptoms such as lethargy (tiredness), vomiting and poor feeding.[dx.doi.org] These groups include infants, pregnant women, the elderly, patients with spinal cord injuries and/or catheters, patients with diabetes or multiple sclerosis, patients with[dx.doi.org]

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