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Fasting: Introduction

Fasting: The action of not eating or drinking usually whilst awaiting a medical procedure. See detailed information below for a list of 1 causes of Fasting, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Fasting

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Definitions of Fasting:

Abstaining from all food.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Abstaining from all food.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Fasting

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How Common are these Causes of Fasting?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Fasting. Of the 1 causes of Fasting that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Fasting:

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What are the alternative names for Fasting:

Starvation (acute)
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Fasting:

Medical Conditions associated with Fasting:

Undereating (104 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Nutrition symptoms (614 causes)

Symptoms related to Fasting:

Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Anorexia (303 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Weight loss (2248 causes), Bulimia nervosa (3 causes)

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