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Grief or loss

Grief or loss: Introduction

Grieving usually refers to the loss of a person from death. However, any type of loss can cause emotional or even physical symptoms. Some examples of non-death loss would include relationship breakup, divorce, or other loss. The medical term "grief or loss" is usually used to refer to the constellation of similar symptoms that any type of loss may cause. ...more »

Symptoms of Grief or loss

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Grief or loss:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Grief or loss?

Grief or loss: Related Patient Stories

Alternative Treatments for Grief or loss

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Grief or loss may include:

Causes of Grief or loss

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Grief or loss: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Grief or loss

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has usually been more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of eating disorders or more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see more »

Grief or loss: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Grief or loss

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Grief or loss:

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Grief or loss: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Grief or loss

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Research about Grief or loss

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Grief or loss: Broader Related Topics

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