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Flank mass: A palpable lesion located anatomically in the flanks. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Flank mass, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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...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...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 poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an ...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...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...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 possibilities are peptic...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Flank mass:
Symptoms related to Flank mass:
Abdominal mass (207 causes), Side pain (33 causes), Flank pain (34 causes), Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Osteoarthritis (29 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Aneurysm (29 causes), Haematoma, Fracture, Callus formation, Scar tissue, Lymphadenopathy (192 causes)
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