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Olfactory hallucination

Olfactory hallucination: Introduction

Olfactory hallucination: also known as phantosmia is the phenomenon of smelling odours that are not present. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Olfactory hallucination, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Olfactory hallucination: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Olfactory hallucination

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ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed,...read more »

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Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of eating disorders or symptoms of eating disorders....read more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis of depression or symptoms of depression....read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms...read more »

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Olfactory hallucination: Related Rare Diseases

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Olfactory hallucination: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Olfactory hallucination

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How Common are these Causes of Olfactory hallucination?

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Olfactory hallucination:

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Medical Conditions associated with Olfactory hallucination:

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