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Exophthalmos: Introduction

Exophthalmos: outward protrusion of the eyeball. See detailed information below for a list of 43 causes of Exophthalmos, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Exophthalmos:

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

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Common Causes of Exophthalmos

Home Diagnostic Testing and Exophthalmos

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Causes of Types of Exophthalmos:

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Exophthalmos: Symptom Checker

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

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Exophthalmos Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Exophthalmos may include:

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Stories from Users for Exophthalmos

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Exophthalmos: Animations

Exophthalmos: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Exophthalmos

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Exophthalmos: Deaths

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Exophthalmos: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Exophthalmos: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Causes of Exophthalmos listed in Disease Database:

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

Definitions of Exophthalmos:

Protrusion of one or both eyeballs; can be congenital and familial, or due to pathology, such as a retroorbital tumor (usually unilateral) or thyroid disease (usually bilateral).
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Protrusion of the eyeball from the socket
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Protrusion of one or both eyeballs; can be congenital and familial, or due to pathology, such as a retroorbital tumor (usually unilateral) or thyroid disease (usually bilateral).
- (Source - CRISP)

Organs affected by Exophthalmos:

The list of organs typically affected by Exophthalmos may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Exophthalmos

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

How Common are these Causes of Exophthalmos?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Exophthalmos. Of the 43 causes of Exophthalmos that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 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
  • 40 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Exophthalmos:

The following list of conditions have 'Exophthalmos' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Exophthalmos?

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

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What are the alternative names for Exophthalmos:

Bulging eyes, Proptosis
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Exophthalmos:

Medical Conditions associated with Exophthalmos:

Bulging eyes (198 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Exophthalmos:

Bulging eyes (198 causes), Eyeball symptoms, Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Thyroid symtoms, Thyroid disorder, Grave disease, Orbital tumours, Orbital cellulitis

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