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What are the symptoms of diarrhea in children?
The following are the most common symptoms of diarrhea. However, each child may experience symptoms differently. Severe or chronic diarrhea may indicate a serious disease, making it important to consult your child's health care provider if any or all of the following symptoms persist:
The symptoms of diarrhea may resemble other conditions or medical problems. Always consult your child's health care provider for a diagnosis.
What are the causes of diarrhea in children?
Diarrhea in children may be caused by a number of conditions, including the following:
Many people suffer "traveler's diarrhea" caused by a bacterial infection or a parasite, or even food poisoning.
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