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Severe distension

Severe distension: Introduction

Severe distension: enlargement of the abdominal cavity or any hollow viscus. See detailed information below for a list of 40 causes of Severe distension, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Severe distension: Symptom Checker

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

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Severe distension: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Severe distension

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Severe distension: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Severe distension

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

How Common are these Causes of Severe distension?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Severe distension. Of the 40 causes of Severe distension that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Severe distension:

The following list of conditions have 'Severe distension' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Severe distension:

Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)

Symptoms related to Severe distension:

Congestive cardiac failure, Cirrhosis of liver (119 causes), Carcinoma, Hypoalbuminemia (18 causes), Volvulus, Obstruction, Adhesions, Carcinoma stomach, Portal hypertension (53 causes)

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