Symptom: Obesity


advertisement
Obesity: Excessive body weight especially fat.
Introduction: Excess body weight can indicate obesity as an independent condition. Obesity can also arise due to various underlying conditions. Excess weight or unexplained weight gain need careful professional medical attention for correct diagnosis.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Obesity:
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Obesity (29 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing complication: Obesity (8 conditions)

  • Disease information: see also Obesity condition information
  • Causes of Obesity (33 conditions)
  • Risk Factors for Obesity
    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Types of Obesity: weight gain (29)
    Symptoms related to Obesity: weight gain (29), tallness (8)
    Obesity type of: Weight gain (29)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Conditions listing symptoms: Obesity: The following list of conditions have 'Obesity' 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.

    A

  • Autoimmune thyroid diseases ... weight gain

    B

  • Binge eating disorder ... obesity, overweight
  • Bipolar disorder ... weight gain

    C

  • Cancer ... Unexplained weight gain
  • Congestive Heart Failure ... weight gain
  • Cushing's syndrome ... extreme weight gain, upper body obesity

    D

  • Depression ... weight gain
  • Depressive disorders ... weight gain
  • Diabetes ... Weight gain
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy ... abnormal weight gain
  • Dysthymia ... weight gain

    E

  • Eating disorders ... Obesity, Weight gain
  • Eclampsia ... weight gain

    H

  • Hashimoto's Thyroiditis ... weight gain
  • Heart failure ... abnormal weight gain
  • Hyperthyroidism ... weight gain

    K

  • Klinefelter syndrome ... rounded body type, overweight

    L

  • Lupus nephritis ... weight gain

    M

  • Masculinisation ... weight gain
  • McCune-Albright Syndrome ... weight gain
  • Menopause ... Weight gain
  • Metabolic Syndrome ... Obesity, abdominal obesity
  • Myxedema ... weight gain

    O

  • Ovarian Cancer ... weight gain

    P

  • Polycystic ovary syndrome ... obesity, weight gain
  • Postpartum depression ... weight gain
  • Premenstrual syndrome ... weight gain

    T

  • Thyroid disorders ... weight gain
  • Type 2 diabetes ... Weight gain
    Conditions listing complications: Obesity: The following list of conditions have 'Obesity' 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.

    A

  • Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome ... Weight gain

    B

  • Binge eating disorder ... obesity, overweight

    C

  • Crohn's disease ... Weight gain
  • Cushing's syndrome ... obesity

    D

  • Disordered Eating ... weight gain

    M

  • Metabolic Syndrome ... Obesity

    P

  • Physical inactivity ... obesity, overweight
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome ... obesity, overweight

    Related medical articles for Obesity:
  • Introduction: Obesity
  • Basic Summary for Obesity
  • Causes of Obesity
  • Risk Factors for Obesity
  • Diagnostic Tests for Obesity
  • Misdiagnosis of Obesity
  • Treatments for Obesity


    Medical Tools & Articles:


    Next articles:

    Medical Articles:
  •  
     
    CureResearch.comTM Copyright © 2010 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved.
    Home | Contents | Search | Site Map | Feedback | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About Us | Advertise