Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Ascites and Swelling 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Ascites and Swelling.

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There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Ascites and Swelling.
  1. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  2. Breast Cancer
  3. Congestive Heart Failure
There are 2 uncommon conditions that can cause Ascites and Swelling.
  1. Cirrhosis
  2. Hypothyroidism
There are 19 rare conditions that can cause Ascites and Swelling.
  1. Amyloidosis
  2. Cor Pulmonale
  3. End Stage Renal Disease
  4. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  5. Gaucher's Disease
  6. Hairy Cell Leukemia
  7. Hodgkin's Disease
  8. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  9. Kwashiorkor
  10. Lymphoma
  11. Medullary Cystic Disease
  12. Nephrotic Syndrome
  13. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  14. Peritonitis
  15. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  16. Pulmonary Hypertension
  17. Pulmonary Stenosis
  18. Schistosomiasis
  19. Wilms Tumor

Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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