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4,575 Possible Causes for Loss of Appetite

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    While it’s unclear how H. pylori spreads, it can result in stomach inflammation, loss of appetite, nausea, bloating, and abdominal pain.[healthline.com] Loss of appetite was reported for 63.5% (95% CI 58.4–68.4), abdominal pain or cramps for 61.1% (95% CI 57.0–65.1), nausea for 60.4% (95% CI 56.6–64.1) and vomiting for 57.5%[link.springer.com] In addition to the classic symptoms above, food poisoning and gastroenteritis can also bring about: Loss of appetite Fever or high temperature and chills The type of gastrointestinal[medicalnewstoday.com]

  • Influenza

    Moderate to high fever Dry cough Headache Sore throat Chills Runny nose Loss of appetite Muscle aches Tiredness Many conditions — such as a common cold, diarrhea, and vomiting[my.clevelandclinic.org] There may also be any of the following: fatigue, loss of appetite and sometimes diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, otitis media and (rarely) cerebral irritability seizures. [ 4[patient.info] […] of appetite) may take longer than two weeks to resolve.[patient.info]

  • Insect Bite

    There may be nausea, vomiting, severe headache, and loss of appetite, pain in the abdomen, muscle aches and diarrhoea.[news-medical.net]

  • Pneumonia

    Early symptoms are similar to flu symptoms, which include: Fever Dry cough Headache Sore throat Loss of appetite Muscle pain Additional symptoms about a day later: High fever[my.clevelandclinic.org] Fever, sweating and shivering, loss of appetite and a rapid heartbeat are all also symptoms.[thesun.co.uk] Gastrointestinal upset, such as diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting or loss of appetite/anorexia, may occur.[patient.info]

  • Otitis Media

    Loss of appetite: This may be most noticeable in young children, especially during bottle feedings.[my.clevelandclinic.org] […] of appetite (refusing to eat) Infants will not suck because it causes pain Vomiting Diarrhea Signs and Symptoms of Chronic Otitis Media with Effusion If your child is old[nationwidechildrens.org] […] from side to side Fussiness Crying that does not stop when the child is comforted, especially at night Waking up at night crying Fever over 101 F axillary (under the arm) Loss[nationwidechildrens.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Symptoms of hepatitis include: jaundice, a yellowing of the skin and eyes intolerance to alcohol loss of appetite nausea The symptoms of jaundice and hepatitis should disappear[medicalnewstoday.com] The most common symptoms include excessive fatigue, headache, loss of appetite, sore throat, swelling of the tonsils, enlarged lymph nodes (swollen glands) in the neck, underarms[infoplease.com] The onset of illness can be abrupt, but often will appear gradually over several days, with chills, sweats and loss of appetite. How is it spread?[hnhu.org]

  • Pharyngitis

    loss of appetite nausea unusual taste in the mouth general malaise The length of the contagious period will also depend on your underlying condition.[healthline.com] […] of appetite If it is caused by a virus, pharyngitis will result in cold-like symptoms: runny nose, coughing and fever.[uniprix.com] […] of appetite Swollen spleen Liver inflammation Swollen glands in neck and under the arms Avoid sharing utensils, cups etc with anyone who has these types of pharyngitis and[medic8.com]

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    […] worse gas, nausea, vomiting, or loss of appetite to diagnose ovarian cancer, doctors do one or more tests.[icd10data.com] It may appear with loss of appetite (anorexia) and weight loss.[britannica.com] These include the following: Unexplained loss of weight or loss of appetite A new type of pain in the bones or other parts of the body that may be steadily worsening, or come[medicinenet.com]

  • Appendicitis

    Fever and chills, nausea, vomiting, and a loss of appetite may also occur.[sharecare.com] Early Symptoms Constipation, diarrhea, or gas Dull, achy pain beginning around the belly button (navel), turning to sharp pain in the lower right portion of the abdomen Loss[sepsis.org] Other symptoms may include Swelling in the abdomen Loss of appetite Nausea and vomiting Constipation or diarrhea Inability to pass gas Low fever Not everyone with appendicitis[medlineplus.gov]

  • Meningitis

    […] of appetite, refusing food (infants) Muscle, leg or joint pain Neck retraction with arching of the back (infants) Pale or blotchy skin Rash or spots that don’t fade with[meningitis.com.au] The most common symptoms of meningitis are fever , headache , vomiting , loss of appetite, tiredness, drowsiness or altered consciousness, irritability, stiff neck and sensitivity[healthdirect.gov.au] loss, wobbliness, decreased consciousness Falx, tentorium NA NA Yes NA 7 months Good Good No NA 36 Yes NA 41 Biopsy Near total resection NA NA Fronto-temporal region Headache[zdoc.site]

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