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There are 3 possible causes of failure to thrive, growth retardation

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Possible Causes - Listed in order from the most common to the least.

1

Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)

Tetralogy of Fallot is a congenital heart defect that can be fatal if left untreated. Symptoms are present at birth and include bluish-colored skin, clubbed fingers, and developmental delays.

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2

Malabsorption Syndrome

Malabsorption syndrome occurs when the intestine's ability to absorb important nutrients is compromised. Certain conditions, such as Celiac disease, cystic fibrosis, and dairy allergies may lead to malabsorption.

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3

Cleft Palate And Lip

Cleft palate and cleft lip, also referred to as orofacial defects, are birth defects that affect more than 7,000 babies in the United States every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). A cleft li...

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