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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Irritable Child

You do not think there are any unusual stresses in your child's life right now. Try to be sure that your child isn't holding something back from you. Some children feel reluctant to discuss uncomfortable or stressful things.

Some children have difficulty learning due to attention problems. This may cause them to feel irritable.

Is your child fidgety? Does he have trouble paying attention most of the time?

Yes, my child seems fidgety and has a difficult time paying attention.

No, my child doesn't seem fidgety and doesn't have any trouble paying attention.

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