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Undereating

Undereating: Introduction

Undereating is a symptom that is usually related to appetite. There are many possible causes of poor appetite including illnesses (e.g. fevers, digestive upsets, vomiting), metabolic disorders, and physical disorders that make it painful to eat; see the causes of poor appetite for more information....more »

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Causes of Undereating:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Undereating. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Undereating:

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Undereating: Symptom Checker

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Undereating Treatments

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Stories from Users for Undereating

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Message Boards for Undereating

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Undereating: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Undereating may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Undereating

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Undereating: Deaths

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Organs affected by Undereating:

The list of organs typically affected by Undereating may include, but is not limited to:

  • General constitution

Detailed list of causes of Undereating

The list below shows some of the causes of Undereating mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Undereating?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Undereating. Of the 104 causes of Undereating that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Undereating:

The following list of conditions have 'Undereating' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Undereating:

The following list of medical conditions have Undereating or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Undereating Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Undereating 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 Undereating:

    Subtypes of Undereating:

    Fasting (1 cause), Malnutrition (111 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Undereating:

    Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Nutrition symptoms (614 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Undereating:

    Poor appetite (1070 causes), Appetite changes (1189 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Thinness (528 causes), Weight loss (2248 causes), Overeating (44 causes), Anorexia nervosa, Eating disorders, Lanugo, Amenorrhea (287 causes), Cognitive behavioural therapy

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