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Loss of balance

Loss of balance: Introduction

Loss of balance: The loss of ones ability to balance. See detailed information below for a list of 40 causes of Loss of balance, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Loss of balance: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Loss of balance:

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Loss of balance: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Loss of balance

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Loss of balance: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Loss of balance

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other less severe...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can also occur from a side...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild...read more »

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Loss of balance: Related Rare Diseases

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Loss of balance: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Loss of balance

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How Common are these Causes of Loss of balance?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Loss of balance. Of the 40 causes of Loss of balance that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 37 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Loss of balance:

The following list of conditions have 'Loss of balance' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Loss of balance Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Loss of balance based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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

    Classifications of Loss of balance:

    Medical Conditions associated with Loss of balance:

    Balance symptoms (1691 causes), Coordination symptoms (2126 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Clumsiness (408 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Loss of balance:

    Dizziness (1357 causes), Vertigo (169 causes), Falls (86 causes), Balance symptoms (1691 causes), Acanthamoeba infection, Central pontine myelinolysis, Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy, Granulomatous amebic encephalitis, Inclusion body myopathy, Autosomal dominant, Labrynthitis, Listeriosis (7 causes)

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