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Causes of Halitosis

List of causes of Halitosis

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

More causes:see full list of causes for Halitosis

Causes of Halitosis (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Halitosis that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Halitosis: Related Medical Conditions

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

  • Fetor hepaticus
  • Lower respiratory tract infections (bronchial and lung infections)
  • Renal infections and renal failure
  • Carcinoma
  • Trimethylaminuria ("fish odor syndrome)
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Metabolic dysfunction

Halitosis: Causes and Types

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

Halitosis as a symptom:

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

Medications or substances causing Halitosis:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Halitosis 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.

Medical news summaries relating to Halitosis:

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

Related information on causes of Halitosis:

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


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