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Differential Diagnosis For Edema Children


List of current finding(s):

Iatrogenic, Self Induced Disorders
Water intoxication
Dilution effect of overhydration
Fluid overload/iatrogenic
Immobilization/plaster cast
Infectious Disorders (Specific Agent)
Streptococcus/toxic shock/type A strn
Diphtheria myocarditis/toxicity
Rocky mountain spotted fever
Schistosomiasis, acute/syndrome
Hookworm (Ancylostomiasis) disease
Schistosomiasis, cutaneous/Swimmer itch
Sprue, tropical
Infected organ, Abscesses
Enteritis, infectious
Enterocolitis, necrotizing
Allergic, Collagen, Auto-Immune Disorders
Hemolytic disease of newborn
Angioedema/Angioneurotic edema
Glomerulonephritis, acute
Glomerulonephritis, post-streptococcal
Nephrotic syndrome
Lipoid nephrosis/Minimal change disease
Rheumatic carditis, active
Stevens-Johnson syndrome
Rheumatic fever
Sprue (gluten enteropathy)
Celiac disease of childhood
Glomerulonephritis, chronic
Glomerulonephritis, focal/embolic
Henoch-Schonlein allergic vasculitis
Hydrops fetalis/Maternal fetal incomp
Metabolic, Storage Disorders
Kimmelstiel-Wilson nephropathy/diabetic
Obesity, massive
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia
Diabetic nephropathy
Amyloidosis, secondary
Amyloidosis, systemic
Cardiomyopathy, hemochromatosis
Biochemical Disorders
Deficiency Disorders
Malnutrition, fetal
Edema of malnutrition (nutritional)
Kwashiorkor (protein deficiency,severe)
Starvation recovery/edema syndrome
Vitamin E deficiency
Zinc deficiency
Congenital, Developmental Disorders
Congenital acyanotic heart disease
Congenital cyanotic heart disease
Congenital heart disease
Cretinism, goitrous sporadic
Cirrhosis, congenital/neonatal
Eisenmenger syndrome
Fibroelastosis, endocardial
Nephrotic syndrome, congenital
Yellow nail syndrome
Primary protein losing enteropathy syndrome
Hereditary, Familial, Genetic Disorders
Mediterranean fever, periodic
Angioedema/Angioneurotic edema, hereditary
Cirrhosis/childhood Indian type
Cystic fibrosis (mucoviscidosis)
Lymphedema, hereditary
Relational, Mental, Psychiatric Disorders
Anorexia nervosa
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Scoliosis heart disease
Arteriosclerotic, Vascular, Venous Disorders
Hepatic vein occlusion/thrombus
Portal vein thrombosis
Acute Hepatic Vein Thrombosis
Functional, Physiologic Variant Disorders
Edema of newborn
Bed rest, prolonged
Vegetative, Autonomic, Endocrine Disorders
Hypothyroidism (myxedema)
Primary hypothyroidism/myxedema
Hypothyroidism, juvenile
Pulmonary hypertension, primary idiopathic
Reference to Organ System
Liver disease/Liver disorders
Renal Failure Acute
Anemia, severe
Congestive heart failure
Renal Failure Chronic
Protein losing enteropathy
Gastritis, chronic, hypertrophic
Lymphedema praecox
Mastocytosis, systemic
Idiopathic, Unclassified Disorders
Focal glomerulosclerosis/idiopathic
Heirarchical Major Groups
Heart disorders
Kidney disorders
Saline intravenous Administration/Toxicity
Corticosteroid Administration/Toxicity

Edema can be defined as the presence of excess fluid in the interstitial space of the body.


External Links Related to Edema Children
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)