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Nephropathy: Nephropathy refers to a disease, disorder, or condition of the kidney. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Nephropathy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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A disease affecting the kidneys
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The list below shows some of the causes of Nephropathy mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Nephropathy. Of the 11 causes of Nephropathy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Nephropathy' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Nephropathy:
Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Urinary system symptoms (1228 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes)
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