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Olfactory dysfunction: A dysfunction that occurs to the sense of smell. See detailed information below for a list of 21 causes of Olfactory dysfunction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Olfactory dysfunction:
Smell symptoms (38 causes), Taste symptoms (94 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes)
Symptoms related to Olfactory dysfunction:
Loss of smell (67 causes), Taste symptoms (94 causes), Bitter taste, Allergic rhinitis (19 causes), Viral rhinitis, Idiopathic, Anatomic blockage of nares, Head trauma (8 causes), Alzheimer's disease (2 causes), Parkinson's disease
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