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Odor symptoms

Odor symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Odor symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Odor symptoms: breath odor, stool odor, body odor, foot odor, Smelly ear, Breath with fecal odor, Breath with fruity odor, Halitosis or other types.

Odor symptoms: Any of various body scents. See detailed information below for a list of 148 causes of Odor symptoms, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Odor symptoms:

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Odor symptoms: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Odor symptoms, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Odor symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Odor symptoms

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Message Boards for Odor symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Odor symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Odor symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • Note level of self care - may suggest poor hygiene if unkempt and dirty.
  • Note nature of breath odor - if sweet may suggest diabetic ketoacidosis ( sickly sweet smell), alcoholism ( distinctive), liver failure( a sweet smell) and maple syrup urine disease; if unpleasant or foul may suggest renal failure (urine or fish-like breath due to ammonia), anaerobic infections of the mouth, nose, pharynx or chest (putrid) or cigarettes ( distinctive).
  • Examine state of teeth and teeth hygiene and note whether the teeth are real or false - loose fitting teeth may be responsible for mouth ulcers or decayed teeth which may cause breath odor.
  • Remove false teeth for complete examination
  • Blood tests
  • more tests...»

Odor symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Odor symptoms

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Odor symptoms. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Odor symptoms: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Odor symptoms

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How Common are these Causes of Odor symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Odor symptoms. Of the 148 causes of Odor symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 11 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 7 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 136 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Odor symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Odor symptoms' 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 Odor symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Odor symptoms 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?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Odor symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Odor symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Odor symptoms:

    Subtypes of Odor symptoms:

    Breath odor (133 causes), Stool odor (69 causes), Body odor (43 causes), Foot odor (4 causes), Smelly ear (3 causes), Breath with fecal odor (8 causes), Breath with fruity odor (3 causes), Halitosis (89 causes), Steatorrhea (34 causes), Steatorrhoea (13 causes), Foul-smelling stool (63 causes), Bad breath (100 causes), Alcohol breath odor (1 cause), Ammonia breath odor (2 causes), Ammonia-smelling urine in children (1 cause), Fetor hepaticus (7 causes), Bitter almonds body odor in children (1 cause), Body odor in children (10 causes), Breath with ammonia odor (2 causes), Breath with ammonia odour (1 cause), Brewery urine odor in children (1 cause), Bromhidrosis (19 causes), Caramel urine odor in children (1 cause), Celery urine odor in children (1 cause), Constant foul mouth odor (20 causes), Dead fish urine odor in children (2 causes), Feculant vomitus odor in children (3 causes), Feculant vomitus odour in children (3 causes), Fishy vaginal discharge odor in children (14 causes), Foot odour (2 causes), Foul ear discharge odor in children (7 causes), Foul mouth odour (25 causes), Foul odour (19 causes), Foul smelling sputum (19 causes), Foul smelling sputum similar to lung abscess (11 causes), Foul smelling urine in children (5 causes), Foul sputum odor in children (3 causes), Foul sputum odour in children (8 causes), Foul stool odor in children (5 causes), Foul stool odour in children (28 causes), Foul taste (62 causes), Fruity breath odor in children (2 causes), Fruity breath odour (4 causes), Garlic stool odor in children (3 causes), Halitosis in children (21 causes), Macrodontia in children (6 causes), Malt urine odor in children (1 cause), Maple syrup smelling urine in children (1 cause), Maple syrup urine odor in children (2 causes), Maple syrup urine odour in children, Mousy body odor in children (1 cause), Mousy urine odor in children (1 cause), Musty body odor in children (1 cause), Musty smelling breath (5 causes), Musty smelling urine in children (2 causes), Musty sweet breath odour (5 causes), Musty urine odor in children (7 causes), Odorous urine in children (16 causes), Oil of wintergreen body odor in children (1 cause), Open wound with foul odour (10 causes), Rancid Breath (10 causes), Rancid butter urine odor in children (4 causes), Ripe cheese body fluids odor in children (1 cause), Ripe cheese body odor in children (1 cause), Ripe cheese breath odor in children (1 cause), Ripe cheese odor in children (1 cause), Ripe cheese urine odor in children (1 cause), Rotten eggs body odor in children (3 causes), Smelly feet (6 causes), Smelly feet in children (4 causes), Smelly stool in children (10 causes), Sweaty feet body fluids odor in children (1 cause), Sweaty feet body odor in children (1 cause), Sweaty feet breath odor in children (1 cause), Sweaty feet odor in children (1 cause), Sweaty feet urine odor in children (1 cause), Sweet fruity body odor in children (12 causes), Sweet smelling urine in children (5 causes), Tomcat urine odor in children (1 cause), Unusual body odor in children (52 causes), Unusual breath odor in children (47 causes), Unusual odor (12 causes), Unusual pus odor in children (18 causes), Unusual sputum odor in children (3 causes), Unusual sputum odour in children (19 causes), Unusual stool odor in children (11 causes), Unusual urine odor in children (10 causes), Unusual vaginal discharge odor in children (3 causes), Unusual vaginal discharge odour in children (9 causes), Unusual vomitus odor in children (10 causes), Urine odor (12 causes), Vaginal odor (26 causes), Yeast odour (12 causes), Yeast odour from mouth (1 cause), Yeasty urine odor in children (1 cause), Sudden onset of foul smelling vaginal discharge (20 causes), Sudden onset of halitosis (7 causes), Ammonia-smelling urine (1 cause), Maple syrup smelling urine (1 cause), Breath odor symptoms (44 causes), Musty smelling urine (2 causes), Sudden onset of sweet smelling urine (4 causes), Sweet smelling urine (4 causes), Gradual onset of malodourous urine (4 causes), Malodour (13 causes), Sudden onset of rancid breath (8 causes), Sudden onset of malodorous urine (9 causes), acidic tastes (59 causes), bitter tastes (62 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Odor symptoms:

    Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Odor symptoms:

    Breath odor (133 causes), Stool odor (69 causes), Body odor (43 causes), Foot odor (4 causes), Smelly ear (3 causes), Breath with fecal odor (8 causes), Breath with fruity odor (3 causes), Halitosis (89 causes)

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