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Dysgeusia: Introduction

Dysgeusia: Dysgeusia is a distorted sense of taste. See detailed information below for a list of 48 causes of Dysgeusia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Dysgeusia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Dysgeusia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Dysgeusia:

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Dysgeusia: Symptom Checker

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Dysgeusia: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Dysgeusia: Deaths

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Causes of Dysgeusia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Dysgeusia as a symptom include:

Definitions of Dysgeusia:

Complete or severe loss of the subjective sense of taste, frequently accompanied by OLFACTION DISORDERS.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

A bad taste in the mouth. Also called parageusia.
- (Source - National Cancer Institute)

Detailed list of causes of Dysgeusia

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

How Common are these Causes of Dysgeusia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dysgeusia. Of the 48 causes of Dysgeusia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 45 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dysgeusia:

The following list of conditions have 'Dysgeusia' 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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Causes of Dysgeusia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Dysgeusia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Dysgeusia:

    Hypogeusia, Parageusia, Taste disturbance, Ageusia
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

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