Glossary for Eating difficulty
Medical terms related to Eating difficulty or mentioned in this section include:
- Achalasia: A rare condition where the patients muscles, such as the cardiac sphincter of the stomach, are unable to relax.
- Agranulocytosis: Extremely low level of white blood cells (basophils, eosinophils and neutrophils).
- Anorexia Nervosa: A disorder where a distorted sense of body image leads to self-starvation to the point of death in some cases.
- Athetoid Cerebral Palsy: Cerebral palsy is movement disorder originating from some sort of damage to the brain. There are a few different types of cerebral palsy e.g. spastic, athetoid and ataxic. Athetoid cerebral palsy is characterized by athetoid movements which are slow, writhing involuntary muscle movements.
- Candidiasis: Fungal infection of moist areas such as mouth or vagina
- Canker sores: Ulcers of the mouth or nearby areas
- Dementia: Mental confusion and impaired thought.
- Depressive symptoms: Inappropriate depressed mood.
- Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
- Dysphagia: Dysphagia refers to difficulty in swallowing.
- Eating symptoms: Symptoms related to eating.
- Esophagitis: Inflammation of the esophagus
- Esophagus Cancer: Cancer of the esophagus in the throat.
- Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
- Food symptoms: Symptoms related to food.
- Gingivitis: Inflammation of the gums
- Glossitis: This is where there is inflammation of the tongue
- HIV/AIDS: HIV is a sexually transmitted virus and AIDS is the progressive immune failure that HIV causes.
- Hand, Foot, & Mouth Disease: Common contagious viral infant or child condition
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Herpes stomatitis: Mouth infection with ulcers/blisters due to the herpes virus
- Huntington's disease: Inherited disease causing progressive mental deterioration.
- LADD Syndrome: A very rare genetic disorder characterized by ear, teeth and tear duct abnormalities.
- Lacrimoauriculodentodigital syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by ear, teeth and tear duct abnormalities.
- Leukemia: Cancer of the blood cells, usually white blood cells.
- Motor neuron diseases: Any of various disorders of the "motor neurons", nerves that control movement.
- Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
- Multiple system atrophy: A rare disorder where nerve degeneration causes progressive neurological problems involving the central and autonomic nervous system. The rate of progression is variable.
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Parkinson's Disease: Degenerative brain condition characterised by tremor.
- Poor appetite: Loss or reduction in appetite for food
- Sjogren's Syndrome: Autoimmune disease damaging the eye tear ducts and other glands.
- Sore throat: Discomfort in the throat or with swallowing
- Stroke symptoms: Brain-related symptoms of bleeding or blockage.
- Swallowing difficulty: Difficulty or pain when swallowing
- Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
- Trismus: Inability to open the jaw.
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