Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Trouble Swallowing Food and Severe Weight Loss 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Trouble Swallowing Food and Severe Weight Loss.

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There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Trouble Swallowing Food and Severe Weight Loss.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Endemic Goiter
  3. Hyperthyroidism
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Trouble Swallowing Food and Severe Weight Loss.
  1. Achalasia
  2. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  3. Esophageal Varices
  4. Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
There are 17 rare conditions that can cause Trouble Swallowing Food and Severe Weight Loss.
  1. Amyloidosis
  2. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  3. CMV Esophagitis
  4. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  5. Dermatomyositis
  6. Esophageal Cancer
  7. Gastric Carcinoma
  8. Herpes Esophagitis
  9. Hyperpituitarism
  10. Laryngeal Cancer
  11. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  12. Periarteritis Nodosa
  13. Pharyngeal Cancer
  14. Scleroderma
  15. Throat Cancer
  16. Thyroid Cancer
  17. Wilson's Disease

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