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Burning symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Burning symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Burning symptoms: sunburn, burning when urinating, urinary burning, burning, stinging eye, burning eyes, burning feet, Moderate temporary burning sensation or other types.

Burning feelings can take a variety of patterns. Local infections or inflammations can cause burning or irritation. The term paresthesias is used for burning-like feelings often described as pins-and-needles, prickling, or crawling sensations. All burn-like sensory symptoms need prompt medical investigation....more »

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Burning symptoms

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Causes of Types of Burning symptoms:

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Burning symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Burning symptoms Treatments

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Alternative Treatments for Burning symptoms

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Stories from Users for Burning symptoms

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Message Boards for Burning symptoms

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Burning symptoms: Animations

Medications or substances causing Burning symptoms:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Burning symptoms as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Burning symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Burning symptoms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Burning symptoms

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Burning symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Burning symptoms

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Burning symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Burning symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Burning symptoms

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

How Common are these Causes of Burning 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 Burning symptoms. Of the 446 causes of Burning symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 6 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 4 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 432 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Burning symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Burning 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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  • Indigestion ... heartburn, burning feeling in the upper abdomen
















Conditions listing medical complications: Burning symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Burning 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.



  • Hiatal hernia ... heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux disease, reflux



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Causes of Burning symptoms Based on Risk Factors

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

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Burning symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Burning symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Burning symptoms:

    Subtypes of Burning symptoms:

    Sunburn (1 cause), Burning when urinating (30 causes), Urinary burning (73 causes), Burning (68 causes), Stinging eye (2 causes), Burning eyes (59 causes), Burning feet (44 causes), Moderate temporary burning sensation (14 causes), Burning Legs (26 causes), Eyelid burning sensation (15 causes), Forearm burning sensation (22 causes), Heel burning sensation (22 causes), Heel paresthesia/ tingling (11 causes), Palm burning sensation (22 causes), Penile Burning Sensation (13 causes), Shin burning sensation (13 causes), Sole burning sensation (15 causes), Thumb burning sensation (23 causes), Upper arm burning sensation (13 causes), Ankle burning sensation (12 causes), Arm burning sensation (20 causes), Back burning sensation (12 causes), Breast burning sensation (14 causes), Burning during urination (42 causes), Burning mouth (81 causes), Burning pain (9 causes), Buttock burning sensation (15 causes), Calf burning sensation (18 causes), Chest burning (16 causes), Chest burning sensation (12 causes), Chin burning sensation (16 causes), Ear burning sensation (12 causes), Elbow burning sensation (17 causes), Eye burning sensation (12 causes), Facial burning sensation (9 causes), Foot burning sensation (28 causes), Groin burning sensation (18 causes), Gum burning sensation (13 causes), Heartburn (163 causes), Knee burning sensation (21 causes), Leg burning sensation (25 causes), Lip burning sensation (10 causes), McBurney's sign (1 cause), Mouth Burning (26 causes), Nose Burning Sensation (20 causes), Scalp Burning Sensation (22 causes), Thigh Burning Sensation (18 causes), Toe burning sensation (14 causes), Underarm burning sensation (12 causes), Vaginal burning sensation (19 causes), Vulva burning sensation (19 causes), Wrist burning sensation (21 causes), Gastroesophageal reflux (53 causes), Epigastric pain (93 causes), Acid regurgitation (2 causes), Pyrosis (9 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Burning symptoms:

    Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Tingling (951 causes), Paresthesias (453 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Burning symptoms:

    Paresthesias (453 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Tingling (951 causes), Numbness (497 causes), Chronic pain, Skin pain (116 causes), Burning sensations (446 causes), Foot pain (206 causes), Hand pain (60 causes), Finger pain (57 causes), Headache (2433 causes), Head pain (182 causes), Vein pain (6 causes), Sunburn (1 cause), Burning when urinating (30 causes), Urinary burning (73 causes), Burning (68 causes), Stinging eye (2 causes), Burning eyes (59 causes), burning feet (44 causes), Moderate temporary burning sensation (14 causes)

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