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1,055 Possible Causes for Weight Gain Failure

  • Desquamative Interstitial Pneumonia

    Cough, difficulty in breathing, cyanosis, and failure to gain weight appeared during the first month of life; progressive hypoxia followed, and the three infants died in respiratory[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] failure before the age of 4 months despite intensive drug and supportive treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gaucher Disease Type 2

    Abstract The present clinical conference takes up the case of a 5½-month-old boy who was admitted to the hospital because of irritability and failure to gain weight.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Deletion of the Long Arm of Chromosome 18

    Chromosome 4 Monosomy 4q 31 Incontinentia Pigmenti 21 Chromosome 4 Monosomy Distal 4q 32 Keratitis Ichthyosis Deafness Syndrome 22 Chromosome 4 Partial Trisomy Distal 4q 33 Leiner Disease 23 Chromosome 4 Ring 34 LEOPARD Syndrome 24 Chromosome 4 Trisomy 4p 35 Lichen Planus 25 Chromosome 5 Trisomy 5p 36 Lichen[…][books.google.com]

  • Urinary Tract Disease

    In babies, the most common signs include fever, irritability, vomiting and diarrhea, poor feeding, and failure to gain weight, but most babies will just have a high fever[urology.ucsf.edu]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    […] loss or failure to gain weight irritability vomiting poor feeding diarrhea Older children urgency to urinate incontinence during day and/or night frequent urination painful[childrenshospital.org] Symptoms may include: In babies: Fever Abdominal pain Abdominal fullness Foul-smelling urine Poor growth Weight loss or failure to gain weight Irritability Vomiting Poor feeding[stanfordchildrens.org] In babies, the most common signs include fever, irritability, vomiting and diarrhea, poor feeding, and failure to gain weight, but most babies will just have a high fever[childrenshospitaloakland.org]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    […] to thrive Poor weight gain Poor head growth Poor socialization Poor motor skills Language delay Speech problems Lower IQ—Mental retardation Anemia Macrocytosis[b12awareness.org] Signs & symptoms in infants and children: Developmental delay or regression Apathy—Irritability Hypotonia Weakness Tremor Involuntary movements Seizures Ataxia Anorexia Failure[b12awareness.org]

  • Esophagitis

    EE Symptoms may include: Poor weight gain (failure to thrive) Refusal to eat Vomiting often occurring with meals Heartburn Difficulty swallowing (dysphagia) Pain or discomfort[eosinophilicesophagitishome.org] gain or failure to thrive Unknown Overview Eosinophilic esophagitis is a chronic immune disorder in which a build-up of white blood cells causes inflammation of the lining[nm.org] […] to gain weight, and chest or abdominal pain.[masseyeandear.org]

  • Menopause

    Menopause Can Hormone Therapy for Menopause Prevent Weight Gain?[everydayhealth.com] Menopause Timing of Menopause May Affect Heart Failure Risk Women whose periods end early and those who never give birth seem at added risk, research suggests.[everydayhealth.com]

  • Depression

    […] loss or increased cravings for food and weight gain Anxiety, agitation or restlessness Slowed thinking, speaking or body movements Feelings of worthlessness or guilt, fixating[mayoclinic.org] […] on past failures or self-blame Trouble concentrating, making decisions and remembering things Frequent thoughts of death, suicidal thoughts, suicide attempts or suicide Unexplained[alpha-stim.com] […] on past failures or self-blame Trouble thinking, concentrating, making decisions and remembering things Frequent or recurrent thoughts of death, suicidal thoughts, suicide[mayoclinic.org]

  • Malnutrition

    Wasting is the result of recent rapid weight loss or the failure to gain weight.[data.unicef.org]

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