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Stammering: Introduction

Stammering: flow of speech is disrupted by involuntary repitations and prolongation of sounds. See detailed information below for a list of 35 causes of Stammering, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Stammering:

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

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Common Causes of Stammering

Stammering: Symptom Checker

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

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Stammering Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Stammering may include:

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Stammering: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Stammering

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Stammering: Deaths

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Definitions of Stammering:

Detailed list of causes of Stammering

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

How Common are these Causes of Stammering?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Stammering. Of the 35 causes of Stammering that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Stammering:

The following list of conditions have 'Stammering' 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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Causes of Stammering Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    Classifications of Stammering:

    Medical Conditions associated with Stammering:

    Speech symptoms (1393 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Communication symptoms (1386 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Stammering:

    Anxiety (895 causes), Excitement (26 causes), Major stress at home, Stroke (192 causes), Performance anxiety, Deafness (1048 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Head injury (3 causes), Hearing impairment (1010 causes), Brain infection (16 causes)

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