Infant feeding difficulties

Summary: Impaired feeding performance of an infant as manifested by difficulties such as weak and ineffective sucking, brief bursts of sucking, and falling asleep during sucking. There may be difficulties with chewing or maintaining attention. ...1,2

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Causes of Infant feeding difficulties

Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Feeding Difficulties In Infancy:

  • 16p11.2-P12.2 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 17q21.31 Recurrent Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 1p36 Deletion Syndrome
  • 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome
  • 2p15-16.1 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 2q33.1 Deletion Syndrome
  • 3C Syndrome
  • 3- Hydroxyacyl-COA Dehydrogenase Deficiency ...
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Causes List for Infant feeding difficulties

Possible causes of Infant feeding difficulties (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ C2674608/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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