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Introduction: Starvation

Description of Starvation

Starvation (medical condition): A form of malnutrition caused by a severe deficiency of both...more »

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  »Introduction: Marasmus
  »Symptoms of Marasmus
  »Treatments for Marasmus

Starvation: lengthy and continuous deprivation of food.
Source: CRISP

Starvation: Lengthy and continuous deprivation of food. (Stedman, 25th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Starvation: Related Topics

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Starvation as a Disease

Starvation: Another name for Marasmus (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Marasmus
  »Symptoms of Marasmus
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Starvation: Related Diseases

Starvation: Starvation is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Starvation (Marasmus)

Some of the symptoms of Starvation incude:

Treatments for Starvation (Marasmus)

Treatments for Starvation (Marasmus) include:

  • Vitamin B5 - possibly used for treatment of related vitamin B5 deficiency

Treatment of Starvation: For more treatment information about Starvation, see treatment of Marasmus (Starvation)

Starvation as a Symptom

Starvation (symptom): Type of Thinness.

More information on symptom: Thinness:

Starvation: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Starvation:

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Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Starvation

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Starvation:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Starvation

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