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Self-esteem symptoms: Introduction

Self-esteem symptoms: Poor self image or self-esteem. See detailed information below for a list of 48 causes of Self-esteem symptoms, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Self-esteem symptoms:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Self-esteem symptoms

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Self-esteem symptoms: Symptom Checker

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

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Self-esteem symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Self-esteem symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Self-esteem symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Self-esteem symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Measure body mass index (BMI) - i.e. weight in kg/ (height in metres) squared. Anorexia is less than 17.5.
    • Examine for signs of anorexia nervosa - e.g. wearing heavy clothes to mask thinness, cold blue extremities, fine downy hair on back and face, slow pulse, low blood pressure, low body temperature, delayed or arrested pubertal development (if onset is pre-pubertal), swelling of ankles if protein deficient, cardiac arrhythmia.
    • Examine for signs of bulimia nervosa - e.g. cardiac arrhythmia, dental decay and swollen salivary glands due to vomiting and dehydration due to diuretic abuse.
  • 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 - May help detect psychological conditions that are associated with low self esteem.
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Self-esteem symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Self-esteem symptoms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Self-esteem symptoms

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

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Self-esteem symptoms. 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.

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Self-esteem symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Self-esteem symptoms

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 was initially misdiagnosed as a " 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 medical conditions, such as a stroke or 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 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, 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 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 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). Failure to diagnose these anxiety disorders may worsen the more »

Self-esteem symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Self-esteem symptoms

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Self-esteem symptoms: Related Rare Diseases

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Self-esteem symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Self-esteem symptoms:

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

Detailed list of causes of Self-esteem symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Self-esteem symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Self-esteem 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 Self-esteem symptoms. Of the 48 causes of Self-esteem symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Self-esteem symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Self-esteem 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: Self-esteem symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Self-esteem 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 Self-esteem symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Self-esteem symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Self-esteem symptoms?

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

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

    Classifications of Self-esteem symptoms:

    Medical Conditions associated with Self-esteem symptoms:

    Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Psychiatric symptoms (971 causes)

    Symptoms related to Self-esteem symptoms:

    Anxiety (895 causes), Depression (629 causes), Body image symptoms (3 causes), Undereating (104 causes), Social phobia, Anorexia nervosa, Bulimia nervosa (3 causes), OCD, Relationship problems, GAD, Alcohol abuse (13 causes), Drug abuse (36 causes), Gambling addiction

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    Medical News summaries about Self-esteem symptoms

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Self-esteem symptoms

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