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Weight Gain

Weight Gain: Introduction

Weight gain: Gain in body weight can indicate various medical or psychological conditions or can arise socially from simple overeating. Obesity can arise ... more about Weight gain.

Weight Gain: An increase in weight for any reason. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Weight Gain is available below.

Symptoms of Weight Gain

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Weight Gain?

Weight Gain: Related Patient Stories

Weight Gain: Complications

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Causes of Weight Gain

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Misdiagnosis and Weight Gain

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of...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 gain or obesity that...read more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis in obese patients. Exertional dyspnea leads to a...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...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...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...read more »

Weight Gain: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Weight Gain

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Weight Gain: Animations

Research about Weight Gain

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Clinical Trials for Weight Gain

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Definitions of Weight Gain:

Increase in body weight over existing weight; unintentional as well as intentional gain. - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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