9,323 Possible Causes for Weight Loss

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Dehydration and weight loss are important risks of AGE.[yogurtinnutrition.com] For a toddler, weight should be monitored and, if necessary, oral rehydration solutions should be routinely given, to help the child overcome water losses.[health.ccm.net] Poor feeding (in infants) Unintentional weight loss Excessive sweating Clammy skin Muscle pain or joint stiffness Who is at risk for acute gastroenteritis? Anyone.[sunshine-pediatrics.com]

  • Insect Bite

    The potential of greater DEET toxicity in children has been a concern because their thinner skin and greater body surface area-to-weight ratio theoretically could enhance[travmed.com] Under conditions of high temperatures or humidity, which increases loss of repellent from the skin surface, or when there is intense insect-biting activity, higher concentrations[travmed.com]

  • Dementia

    This can lead to weight loss. Driving may be dangerous and not possible for someone with dementia.[patient.info] Obesity : DHEA for weight loss: miracle drug or unproven experiment?[naturalnews.com] Problems eating It is common for people in the later stages of dementia to lose a considerable amount of weight.[fightdementia.org.au]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    […] of appetite and slight weight loss Nausea and vomiting (occasionally) A red rash, usually on the chest.[drugs.com] These symptoms are often accompanied by poor appetite, weight loss, headache, and tiredness; sometimes, there may be a rash on the trunk and face.[aviva.co.uk] loss, or tonsillar swelling.[uspharmacist.com]

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    loss and fatigue It may be noted that most prostate tumors are slow growing and many patients live long and die of other causes or diseases; the tumor may even be found only[healthguideinfo.com] loss cancer cachexia bowel cancer thyroid cancer metastases chemotherapy radiation Terms associated with Malignant Neoplasm: Terms Similar to Malignant Neoplasm: malignant[rightdiagnosis.com] Diarrhea and weight loss from maldigestion may be palliated through the use of pancreatic enzymes.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Our exome and RNA sequencing data predict that the loss of IFIH1 function is due to loss of the CTD (rs35732034 and rs35744605) or to partial loss of the helicase domain ([pnas.org] The following demographic and clinical information was collected: age, gender, weight, ethnicity, type of ventilation, length of ventilation in days, clinical outcome, microbiological[pnas.org] Characteristics of the eight study participants carrying an IFIH1 loss-of-function variant Fig. 1. LoF variants identified in IFIH1. Related to SI Appendix , Fig.[pnas.org]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    Unexplained weight loss, anorexia, weakness, nausea, abdominal pain, arthralgias, fatigue, and malaise should be observed in most patients with adrenal insufficiency.[ime.acponline.org] loss, and weak peripheral pulses.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] When to Call a Doctor See a doctor for any persistent unexplained weakness, weight loss, or stomach upset.[healthcommunities.com]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Symptoms include shorness of breath, dry cough, fatigue, unexplained weight loss, and joint and muscle aching.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Weight loss. Clubbing, a widening and rounding of the tips of the fingers. Swelling of the legs.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Side effects of nintedanib can include: diarrhoea feeling and being sick abdominal (tummy) pain loss of appetite and weight loss For more information, see the NICE guidelines[nhs.uk]

  • Tuberculosis

    Fatigue and weight loss may follow.[kidshealth.org] loss, loss of appetite, and night sweats Both active and latent TB can be detected by injecting tuberculin under the skin and examining resultant bumps.[giantmicrobes.com] Symptoms of TB in the lungs may include A bad cough that lasts 3 weeks or longer Weight loss Loss of appetite Coughing up blood or mucus Weakness or fatigue Fever Night sweats[medlineplus.gov]

  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

    Nutrition Poor oral intake in combination with increased calorie requirements can result in weight loss.[bjaed.oxfordjournals.org] Some of the patients delivered in secondary hospitals hence the loss to follow up and missing data.[journals.plos.org] […] steroids are used, it should be given only very early (within the first 24 to 48 hours) in the disease process in a relatively high dose (equivalent to 1-2 mg per kg body weight[ijdvl.com]

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