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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 »
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Undereating.
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Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Undereating may include these symptoms:
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The list of organs typically affected by Undereating may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Undereating 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 Undereating. Of the 104 causes of Undereating that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
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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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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Undereating based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Subtypes of Undereating:
Medical Conditions associated with Undereating:
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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