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Mental dullness: A condition which is characterized by feelings of sadness, disrepair and discouragement. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Mental dullness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Mental dullness:
Mental retardation (2098 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Developmental problems (4007 causes), Infant symptoms (2900 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Child health symptoms (230 causes)
Symptoms related to Mental dullness:
Depressive symptoms (629 causes), Fatigue (3235 causes), Loss of interest (1 cause), Cerebral palsy, Brain abscess (66 causes), Hepatic encephalopathy (16 causes), Cardiodioxide encephalopathy, Major depressive disorder, Dysthmia, Bipolar disorder, Cyclothymia (4 causes), Bulimia nervosa (3 causes), Anorexia nervosa, Schizoaffective disorder, Seasonal affective disorder, Adjustment disorder, Depressive disorder not otherwise specified, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease (2 causes), Pseudodementia
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