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Weight symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Weight symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Weight symptoms: weight loss, weight gain, weight change, Low birth weight, Obesity, Failure to thrive, Thinness, Acute Crohns-like weight loss symptoms or other types.

A person's weight can be a useful guide to medical problems. Changes in weight such as weight loss or weight gain can herald medical conditions, although there are also possible non-medical explanations of these changes. Any weight change or abnormality needs medical attention for medical investigation and diagnosis....more »

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Weight symptoms

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Causes of Types of Weight symptoms:

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Weight symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Weight symptoms

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Message Boards for Weight symptoms

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Weight symptoms: Animations

Weight symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Weight symptoms

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Weight symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Weight symptoms

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of chronic symptoms. There are often four symptoms and conditions combined: ...read more »

Undiagnosed causes of weight gain and obesity: Although obesity may be related to lifestyle issues, there are also a number of medical causes of weight...read more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is...read more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often in child patients than in adults. Some of the overlooked conditions may include ...read more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or associated medical conditions...read more »

Weight symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Organs affected by Weight symptoms:

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

  • General constitution

Detailed list of causes of Weight symptoms

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

How Common are these Causes of Weight 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 Weight symptoms. Of the 2043 causes of Weight symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 17 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 25 causes are "common" diseases
  • 14 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 11 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 61 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1962 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Weight symptoms:

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

The following list of medical conditions have Weight symptoms 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 Weight symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Weight 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?

    Classifications of Weight symptoms:

    Subtypes of Weight symptoms:

    Weight loss (2248 causes), Weight gain (360 causes), Weight change (9 causes), Low birth weight (199 causes), Obesity (236 causes), Failure to thrive (955 causes), Thinness (528 causes), Acute Crohns-like weight loss symptoms (14 causes), Tissue wasting (20 causes), Barrett's esophagus-like weight loss symptoms (5 causes), Barrett's oesophagus-like weight loss symptoms (22 causes), Chronic Crohns-like weight loss symptoms (21 causes), Chronic diarrhoea with weight loss in children (28 causes), Chronic diarrhoea without weight loss in children (15 causes), Crohns-like weight loss symptoms (21 causes), Elevated BMI (11 causes), Gaining weight for no reason (20 causes), Girdle obesity (14 causes), High birth weight in infants (9 causes), Intermittent Crohns-like weight loss symptoms (15 causes), Low birth weight in infants (27 causes), Lumbar sprain following weight-lifting (2 causes), Mild Crohns-like weight loss symptoms (8 causes), Obesity in children (39 causes), Pathological obesity (13 causes), Recurring crohns-like weight loss symptoms (10 causes), Cachexia (64 causes), Severe Crohns-like weight loss symptoms (21 causes), Bulimia nervosa (3 causes), Truncal obesity (16 causes), Ulcerative colitis-like weight loss (8 causes), Weight gain in pregnancy (7 causes), Weight loss in children (32 causes), Weight loss in pregnancy (7 causes), Voracious appetite (7 causes), Weight loss disorders (13 causes), Sudden onset of weight loss (10 causes), Gradual onset of anorexia in children (6 causes), anorexia (303 causes), Growth suppression (4 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Weight symptoms:

    Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Weight symptoms:

    Weight gain (360 causes), Weight loss (2248 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Appetite changes (1189 causes), Appetite loss (1070 causes), Hunger (70 causes), Overeating (44 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Weight change (9 causes), Low birth weight (199 causes), Obesity (236 causes), Failure to thrive (955 causes), Thinness (528 causes)

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