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Yawning: When one opens their mouth for a deep inhalation usually involuntary. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Yawning, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Yawning.
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The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Yawning as a symptom.
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including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Yawning may include these symptoms:
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Read more about causes and Yawning deaths.
Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present in a variety of different severities. Diseases in this group...read more »
RLS sleep disorder causing night-time leg sensations often misdiagnosed: A common but relatively unknown sleep-related disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is often misdiagnosed...read more »
Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders). For example, fatigue, headache, weight gain, ...read more »
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Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:
The list below shows some of the causes of Yawning 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 Yawning. Of the 18 causes of Yawning that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Yawning' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Yawning:
Drowsiness (1139 causes), Fatigue (3235 causes), Sleep symptoms (1476 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Fatigue symptoms (3235 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Muscle weakness (4300 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Sleeping problems (873 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Nocturnal symptoms (698 causes), Energy symptoms (3108 causes)
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