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Eating difficulty

Eating difficulty: Introduction

Eating difficulty: A condition which is characterized by a difficulty eating ones food. See detailed information below for a list of 26 causes of Eating difficulty, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Eating difficulty: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Eating difficulty, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Eating difficulty Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Eating difficulty:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Eating difficulty 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.

Eating difficulty: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Eating difficulty

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Eating difficulty: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Eating difficulty

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

How Common are these Causes of Eating difficulty?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Eating difficulty. Of the 26 causes of Eating difficulty that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Eating difficulty:

The following list of conditions have 'Eating difficulty' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Eating difficulty:

The following list of medical conditions have Eating difficulty 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.


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Causes of Eating difficulty Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Eating difficulty 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?

    Classifications of Eating difficulty:

    Medical Conditions associated with Eating difficulty:

    Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Eating difficulty:

    Difficulty swallowing (702 causes), Sore throat (512 causes), Loss of appetite (1070 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Dysphagia (194 causes), Oesophageal motility disorders, Trismus (70 causes), Glossitis (55 causes), Caries tooth, Esophageal cancer, Anorexia nervosa, Bullemia

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Eating difficulty

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