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Repetition: Introduction

Repetition: Inappropriately repeating routines, rituals, movements or actions. See detailed information below for a list of 46 causes of Repetition, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Repetition:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Repetition

Home medical tests possibly related to Repetition:

Repetition: Symptom Checker

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

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Repetition Treatments

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Stories from Users for Repetition

Real-life user stories relating to Repetition:

Message Boards for Repetition

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Repetition or relevant symptoms:

Diagnostic tests for Repetition:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Repetition. Some of these are listed below :

  • General appearance and observation
    • Observe the person's behavior and interaction with yourself
  • Denver developmental screening test in children - compares all aspects of a child's development with a population of normal children at the same age.
  • Mental state examination - including appearance, behavior, rate and continuity of speech, mood, affect, thought content, evidence of any hallucinations or abnormal beliefs, orientation to time, place and person, attention and concentration, short-term memory, insight and judgement.
  • more tests...»

Repetition: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Repetition

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Repetition:

Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Repetition. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

Create your printable checklist here.

See Repetition Assessment Questionnaire (10 listings)

Repetition: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Repetition

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with bipolar seek help from their physician, rather than more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis of depression or symptoms of more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders) more »

Repetition: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Repetition

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Repetition: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Repetition: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Detailed list of causes of Repetition

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

How Common are these Causes of Repetition?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Repetition. Of the 46 causes of Repetition that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Repetition:

The following list of conditions have 'Repetition' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Repetition?

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

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

Classifications of Repetition:

Medical Conditions associated with Repetition:

Society problems (1785 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Psychiatric symptoms (971 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Repetition:

Asperger syndrome (3 causes), Autism, Catatonia (63 causes), Childhood disintegrative disorder, Complex partial seizure, Complex partial seizure disorder, Epileptic encephalopathy, Early infantile, 2, Machado-Joseph Disease

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Medical News summaries about Repetition

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