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Speech disorders

Speech disorders: Introduction

Speech disorders: Any disorder which affects ones speech. See detailed information below for a list of 24 causes of Speech disorders, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Speech disorders:

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

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Speech disorders: Symptom Checker

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

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Speech disorders Treatments

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Stories from Users for Speech disorders

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Medications or substances causing Speech disorders:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Speech disorders 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 disorders: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Speech disorders

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Speech disorders: Deaths

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Causes of Speech disorders listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Speech disorders as a symptom include:

Definitions of Speech disorders:

Acquired or developmental conditions marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or generate spoken forms of language.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Speech disorders

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

How Common are these Causes of Speech disorders?

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 disorders. Of the 24 causes of Speech disorders that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Speech disorders:

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

The following list of medical conditions have Speech disorders 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 Speech disorders Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Speech disorders based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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

    Classifications of Speech disorders:

    Medical Conditions associated with Speech disorders:

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

    Symptoms related to Speech disorders:

    Hoarseness (417 causes), Deep voice (25 causes), Voice symptoms (550 causes), Slurred speech (250 causes), Difficulty speaking (55 causes), Delayed speech, Brain conditions, Hypoglycemic attack (17 causes), Transient ischemic attack (23 causes), Drunkenness, Tourette syndrome, Stuttering (28 causes), Parkinson's disease, Hypoglycemia (284 causes), Stroke (192 causes), Bell's palsy (9 causes)

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Speech disorders

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