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Distorted sense of taste

Distorted sense of taste: Introduction

Distorted sense of taste: also known as dysguesia is distortion or decrease of the sense of taste. See detailed information below for a list of 92 causes of Distorted sense of taste, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Distorted sense of taste

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course,...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known...read more »

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Distorted sense of taste: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Distorted sense of taste:

Complete or severe loss of the subjective sense of taste, frequently accompanied by OLFACTION DISORDERS.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Distorted sense of taste

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How Common are these Causes of Distorted sense of taste?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Distorted sense of taste. Of the 92 causes of Distorted sense of taste that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 84 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Distorted sense of taste:

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Causes of Distorted sense of taste Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Distorted sense of taste:

    Taste disturbance, Ageusia, Dysgeusia, Hypogeusia
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

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    Medical Conditions associated with Distorted sense of taste:

    Taste symptoms (94 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Distorted sense of taste:

    Zinc deficiency, Lithium, Renal deficiency, Gingivitis, Acute necrotising ulcerative gingivitis, Pericoronitis, Metronidazole, Typhoid fever (1 cause), Idiopathic

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