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Growth symptoms

Growth symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Growth symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Growth symptoms: short stature, tallness, poor growth, Pituitary gland suppression, Acromegaly, Slowed growth, Failure to thrive, Dwarfism or other types.

Correct levels of growth are extremely important health indicators for infants, children, and adolescents. Several medical conditions cause poor growth which is often called failure to thrive when it occurs in infants. In some cases, excessive growth can indicate a medical condition for infants or children (and less commonly in adults). Changes in weight such as unexplained weight loss or weight gain may need medical investigation. Any growth abnormality warrants early professional medical diagnosis, especially for infants and children....more »

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Growth symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Growth symptoms

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Message Boards for Growth symptoms

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Growth symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Growth symptoms

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Organs affected by Growth symptoms:

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

  • General constitution

Detailed list of causes of Growth symptoms

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

How Common are these Causes of Growth symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Growth symptoms. Of the 2485 causes of Growth symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 10 causes are "common" diseases
  • 6 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 14 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 22 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 2442 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Growth symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Growth symptoms' 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: Growth symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Growth symptoms 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 Growth symptoms Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Growth symptoms?

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

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Growth symptoms:

    Subtypes of Growth symptoms:

    Short stature (1396 causes), Tallness (22 causes), Poor growth (2366 causes), Pituitary gland suppression (1 cause), Acromegaly (15 causes), Slowed growth (6 causes), Failure to thrive (955 causes), Dwarfism (119 causes), Bone growth suppression (5 causes), Decreased appetite and poor growth in children (24 causes), Decreased appetite and poor growth in infants (16 causes), Decreased hair growth (38 causes), Excess growth hormone (3 causes), Excessive height in children (12 causes), Gigantism (13 causes), Growth deficiency in children (19 causes), Growth failure in children (8 causes), Growth suppression (4 causes), Hulking appearance (4 causes), Hypersecretion of growth hormone (2 causes), Increased head circumference (14 causes), Poor growth in children (56 causes), Short trunk (32 causes), Small baby (267 causes), Tall stature in children (27 causes), low birth weight (199 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Growth symptoms:

    Infant symptoms (2900 causes), Developmental symptoms (4007 causes), Child health symptoms (230 causes)

    Symptoms related to Growth symptoms:

    Weight loss (2248 causes), Weight gain (360 causes), Growth hormone, Pituitary cancer, Pituitary tumour, Hypothalamic disorder, Growth hormone deficiency, Dwarfism (119 causes), Short stature (1396 causes), Height (22 causes), Weight, Long bones

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