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Glossary for Unusual odor

Medical terms related to Unusual odor or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Breath odor: Unpleasant or excessive breath odor.
  • Cyanide poisoning: Excessive ingestion of cyanide.
  • Cystic Fibrosis: Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease affecting the exocrine (mucus) glands of the lungs, liver, pancreas, and intestines, causing progressive disability due to multisystem failure.
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis: A metabolic acidosis that results from the accumulation of ketones when diabetes mellitus is poorly controlled
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Hepatic encephalopathy: Caused by marked liver disease that results in disturbances of consciousness
  • Isovaleric Acidemia: A condition which is characterized by a defect in the pathway of leucine catabolism
  • Lactose intolerance: lactose intolerance is the inability to metabolize lactose, a sugar found in milk and other dairy products, because the required enzyme lactase is absent in the intestinal system or its availability is lowered
  • Level of consciousness symptoms: Symptoms related to consciousness such as coma or loss of consciousness.
  • Maple syrup urine disease: An inherited metabolic disorder involving amino acid metabolism and characterized by a sweet smelling urine, similar to maple syrup.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Odor symptoms: Any of various body scents
  • Organic acidemia: High blood levels of organic acids which is caused by abnormal protein metabolism. Maple syrup urine disease and propionic academia are examples of organic acidemias. Deficiency of certain metabolic enzymes one of the main causes of organic academia.
  • Phenylketonuria: A metabolic disorder where there is a deficiency of the enzyme phenylalanine hydroxylase which leads to a harmful buildup of the phenylalanine in the body. Normally the phenylalanine is converted into tyrosine. The severity of the symptoms can range from severe enough to cause mental retardation to mild enough not to require treatment. Severity is determined by the level of impairment of enzyme activity of phenylalanine hydroxylase.
  • Stomach symptoms: Symptoms affecting the stomach.
  • Trimethylaminuria: A very rare metabolic disorder where the body is unable to break down trimethyamine which builds up and produces a fishy smell in the urine, sweat and breath.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Unusual odor:

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