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Generalised swelling

Generalised swelling: Introduction

Generalised swelling: also called anasarca is the generalised swelling of the body due to accumulation of fluid in the interstial space. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Generalised swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Generalised swelling: Symptom Checker

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

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Generalised swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

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

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Generalised swelling

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Detailed list of causes of Generalised swelling

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

How Common are these Causes of Generalised swelling?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Generalised swelling. Of the 25 causes of Generalised swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Generalised swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Generalised swelling' 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 Generalised swelling Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Generalised swelling 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 Generalised swelling:

    Medical Conditions associated with Generalised swelling:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Generalised swelling:

    Cardiac failure, Liver failure (451 causes), Exogenous intravenous fluid, Anticancer chemotherapeutic agents, Docetaxel, Angioedema (113 causes), Burns, Hypoalbuminemia (18 causes), Pregnancy (699 causes)

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