Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Recurrent Diarrhea and Unexplained Weight Loss 71 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 71 conditions that can cause Recurrent Diarrhea and Unexplained Weight Loss.

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There are 6 common conditions that can cause Recurrent Diarrhea and Unexplained Weight Loss.
  1. Anxiety Disorder
  2. Bacterial Gastroenteritis
  3. Food Poisoning
  4. Gastroenteritis
  5. Lactose Intolerance
  6. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 13 somewhat common conditions that can cause Recurrent Diarrhea and Unexplained Weight Loss.
  1. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  2. Campylobacter Enteritis
  3. Drug Side Effect
  4. Endemic Goiter
  5. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  6. Giardia Infection
  7. Grave's Disease
  8. Hepatitis A
  9. Hyperthyroidism
  10. Laxative Abuse
  11. Malabsorption
  12. Narcotic Withdrawal
  13. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
There are 9 uncommon conditions that can cause Recurrent Diarrhea and Unexplained Weight Loss.
  1. AIDS
  2. Celiac Sprue
  3. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  4. Crohn's Disease
  5. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  6. Hepatitis C
  7. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  8. Megaloblastic Anemia
  9. Pernicious Anemia
There are 43 rare conditions that can cause Recurrent Diarrhea and Unexplained Weight Loss.
  1. Abetalipoproteinemia
  2. Acrodermatitis Enteropathica
  3. Addison's Disease
  4. Adenocarcinoma of the Bronchus
  5. Agammaglobulinemia
  6. Amebic Dysentery
  7. Amyloidosis
  8. Atypical Mycobacterial Infection
  9. Babesiosis
  10. Balantidiasis
  11. Carcinoid Syndrome
  12. Cholangitis
  13. Cholera
  14. CMV Esophagitis
  15. Colorectal Cancer
  16. Congenital Megacolon
  17. Cystic Fibrosis
  18. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  19. Diabetes Insipidus
  20. Glucagonoma
  21. Hepatitis D
  22. Hepatitis E
  23. Herpes Esophagitis
  24. Histoplasmosis
  25. Hyperpituitarism
  26. Kwashiorkor
  27. Leishmaniasis
  28. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  29. Neuroblastoma
  30. Norwalk Virus Infection
  31. Ovarian Cancer
  32. Pancreatic Cancer
  33. Periarteritis Nodosa
  34. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  35. Radiation Enteritis
  36. Scleroderma
  37. Tapeworm
  38. Trichinosis
  39. Tropical Sprue
  40. Typhoid Fever
  41. Ulcerative Colitis
  42. Volvulus
  43. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Last Updated: Aug 31, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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