• Infantile Colic Similar Conditions

Similar Conditions

Following conditions may precipitate severe crying in baby:

  • Hunger cry
  • Gastrointestinal disorders - Volvulus, intussusception, GERD
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Diaper rash
  • CNS manifestations
  • Ear infections
  • Traumas like fracture or sprains
  • Other causes of excessive crying like strangulated hernia, testicular torsion etc. need to be ruled out by a thorough physical examination.