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Miosis: Introduction

Miosis: A condition which is characterized by contraction of the pupil. See detailed information below for a list of 51 causes of Miosis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Miosis:

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

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Causes of Types of Miosis:

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Miosis: Symptom Checker

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Miosis Treatments

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Stories from Users for Miosis

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Medications or substances causing Miosis:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Miosis as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Miosis: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Miosis

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Causes of Miosis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Miosis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Miosis:

Pupillary constriction. This may result from congenital absence of the dilatator pupillary muscle, defective sympathetic innervation, or irritation of the CONJUNCTIVA or CORNEA.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Miosis

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

How Common are these Causes of Miosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Miosis. Of the 51 causes of Miosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Miosis:

The following list of conditions have 'Miosis' 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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What are the alternative names for Miosis:

Miotis, Pupillary constriction, Constricted pupil
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Miosis:

Medical Conditions associated with Miosis:

Pupil symptoms (182 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

Symptoms related to Miosis:

Cerebrovascular arteriosclerosis, Cluster headache (5 causes), Corneal foreign body, Corneal ulcer (45 causes), Horner's syndrome (45 causes), Hyphema (18 causes), Acute iritis, Neuropathy (78 causes), Parry-Romberg syndrome, Pontine hemorrhage

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