Symptoms related to poor or excessive growth.
Correct levels of growth are extremely important health indicators
for infants, children, and adolescents.
Several medical conditions cause poor growth
which is often called failure to thrive when it occurs in infants.
In some cases, excessive growth can indicate a medical condition
for infants or children (and less commonly in adults).
Changes in weight such as unexplained weight loss or weight gain
may need medical investigation.
Any growth abnormality warrants early professional medical diagnosis,
especially for infants and children.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Growth symptoms:
... delayed growth, slow weight gain, slow height gain
Conditions listing complications: Growth symptoms:
The following list of conditions
have 'Growth symptoms' or similar
listed as a complication in our database.
The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear,
and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant.
This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete.
Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause
of any symptom.