Absenteeism: Loss of days or absence from school or work as a symptom
Introduction: Absenteeism as a symptom refers to the reasons that a person may be absent from school (truancy) or work (absenteeism). Sometimes people are too sick to come in. And in some cases, they are making excuses. Both physical and psychological disorders can stop a person attending school or their work.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Absenteeism:
Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:
- Symptoms of the Silent Killer Diseases
- Symptoms and Medical Malpractice
- Medical mistakes and their rates, causes and prevention
- Deaths and sudden death
Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions
Possible causes of symptom: Absenteeism: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Absenteeism as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.
- Physical disorders (type of Non-genetic diseases)
- Addictions (type of Behavioral disorders)
- Psychological disorders - sometimes a mental health issue may interfere with school or work:
- Anxiety disorders
- Major depressive disorder (type of Depressive disorders) - not having the energy or motivation due to depression.
- Agoraphobia - fear of the workplace or fear preventing taking public transport to work.
- Personality disorders - may affect motivation or attendance.
- Borderline personality disorder
- Avoidant personality disorder
Conditions listing symptoms: Absenteeism: The following list of conditions have 'Absenteeism' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Conditions listing complications: Absenteeism: The following list of conditions have 'Absenteeism' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Medical Tools & Articles:
- Risk Factor Center
- Medical Statistics Center
- Medical Treatment Center
- Prevention Center
- Medical Tests Center