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Inattention symptoms: Symptoms related to inattention or concentration lapses. See detailed information below for a list of 54 causes of Inattention symptoms, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Subtypes of Inattention symptoms:
Acute inattention in adults (5 causes), Acute inattentiveness in the workplace (6 causes), Chronic inattention in adults (8 causes), Chronic inattentiveness in the workplace (9 causes), Inattention (45 causes), Inattention in adults (19 causes), Inattention in children (32 causes), Inattention in teens (12 causes), Inattention in toddlers (7 causes), Inattentive behavior at school (14 causes), Inattentive behavior at work (22 causes), Inattentiveness in the workplace (12 causes), Intermittent inattention in adults (7 causes), Intermittent inattentiveness in the workplace (5 causes), Mild inattention in adults (6 causes), Mild inattentiveness in the workplace (4 causes), Recurring inattention in adults (5 causes), Recurring inattentiveness in the workplace (6 causes), Severe inattention in adults (9 causes), Severe inattentiveness in the workplace (12 causes), Short attention span (10 causes)
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