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Weight change: Introduction

Weight change: Any change to ones weight. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Weight change, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Weight change

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Weight change: Symptom Checker

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Weight change Treatments

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Stories from Users for Weight change

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Medications or substances causing Weight change:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Weight change 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.

Weight change: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Weight change

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Weight change: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Weight change

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis in obese more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often in child patients than in adults. Some of the overlooked conditions may include more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or more »

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Detailed list of causes of Weight change

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

How Common are these Causes of Weight change?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Weight change. Of the 9 causes of Weight change 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
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Weight change:

The following list of conditions have 'Weight change' 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 Weight change:

Weight symptoms (2043 causes), Weight gain (360 causes), Weight loss (2248 causes), Obesity (236 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

Symptoms related to Weight change:

Appetite change, Weight gain (360 causes), Weight loss (2248 causes), Anorexia (303 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Anorexia Nervosa, Astrocytoma, Austrian syndrome, Ovarian Cancer (4 causes), Ovarian carcinosarcoma, Physical addiction, Psychological addiction

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Medical News summaries about Weight change

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Weight change

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