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Speech difficulties

Speech difficulties: Introduction

Speech difficulties: Any difficulties that one may experience in communicating. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Speech difficulties, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Speech difficulties:

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

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Speech difficulties: Symptom Checker

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

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Stories from Users for Speech difficulties

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Medications or substances causing Speech difficulties:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Speech difficulties 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.

Speech difficulties: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Speech difficulties

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Speech difficulties: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Speech difficulties

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

How Common are these Causes of Speech difficulties?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Speech difficulties. Of the 25 causes of Speech difficulties that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Speech difficulties:

The following list of conditions have 'Speech difficulties' 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: Speech difficulties:

The following list of medical conditions have Speech difficulties 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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Classifications of Speech difficulties:

Medical Conditions associated with Speech difficulties:

Speech symptoms (1393 causes), Communication symptoms (1386 causes)

Symptoms related to Speech difficulties:

Hoarseness (417 causes), Deep voice (25 causes), Voice symptoms (550 causes), Slurred speech (250 causes), Difficulty speaking (55 causes), Delayed speech, Adrenomyeloneuropathy, Alopecia, Binswanger's Disease, Brain cancer, Cerebellar abscess, Cerebral abscess (44 causes), Cerebrocostomandibular Syndrome, Chromosome 22q13 deletion, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, Deletion 22q13

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Medical News summaries about Speech difficulties

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Speech difficulties

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