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Causes of Anorexia

Causes of Anorexia

Anorexia is likely caused by a combination of genetic, psychological and environmental factors. Risk factors include perfectionism, prior digestive problems, a family history of eating disorders and excessive stress from life events or changes.

List of causes of Anorexia

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Anorexia) that could possibly cause Anorexia includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Anorexia

Anorexia: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Anorexia, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Anorexia:

Anorexia: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Anorexia: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Anorexia as a symptom:

Conditions listing Anorexia as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Anorexia. Our database lists the following as having Anorexia as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Anorexia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Anorexia as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

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Drug interactions causing Anorexia:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Anorexia as a symptom.

The list below is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Medical news summaries relating to Anorexia:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Anorexia:

Related information on causes of Anorexia:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Anorexia may be found in:

 

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