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Flank mass

Flank mass: Introduction

Flank mass: A palpable lesion located anatomically in the flanks. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Flank mass, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Flank mass:

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

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Flank mass: Symptom Checker

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Flank mass: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Flank mass

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Flank mass: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Flank mass

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect) more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the more »

Flank mass: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Flank mass: Related Rare Diseases

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Flank mass: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Flank mass

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

How Common are these Causes of Flank mass?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Flank mass. Of the 14 causes of Flank mass that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Flank mass:

The following list of conditions have 'Flank mass' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Flank mass:

Flank symptoms (21 causes), Abdominal swelling (499 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)

Symptoms related to Flank mass:

Abdominal mass (207 causes), Side pain (33 causes), Flank pain (34 causes), Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Osteoarthritis (29 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Aneurysm (29 causes), Haematoma, Fracture, Callus formation, Scar tissue, Lymphadenopathy (192 causes)

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