Symptoms Symptoms of Kwashiorkor

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List of symptoms associated with Kwashiorkor, listed in alphabetical order with photos when available. This list can help identify the warning signs of Kwashiorkor, but if you're concerned for your health you should visit your physician immediately. Many people in the world have been diagnosed with Kwashiorkor, and it's certainly nothing to be ashamed about. If you are wondering "Do I have Kwashiorkor?" this list may help you get a ballpark idea of whether or not you might have it.

List items include Diarrhea, Anorexia and more.

Many of the symptoms of Kwashiorkor may be related to other illnesses or conditions, so if you're experiencing any of these symptoms don't automatically assume you have Kwashiorkor. Only a medical profession can properly diagnose you, so don't hesitate to consult your doctor if you fear you may have Kwashiorkor.

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Abdominal distension is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Abdominal distension Kwashiorkor, Typhoid fever, Hirschsprung's disease

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Alopecia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Alopecia Iron deficiency anemia, Hypoparathyroidism, Kwashiorkor

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Anorexia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Anorexia Meningeal Tuberculosis, Hepatitis B, Nephrotic syndrome

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Dermatitis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Dermatitis Kwashiorkor, Dogger Bank itch, Pellagra

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Diarrhea is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Diarrhea AIDS, Appendicitis, Typhoid fever

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Failure to thrive is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Failure to thrive Ureterocele, Kwashiorkor, Crohn's disease

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Hepatomegaly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Hepatomegaly Cirrhosis, Heart failure, Pulmonary valve stenosis

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Irritability is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Irritability Rhinitis, Tetralogy of Fallot, Iron deficiency anemia

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Leopard skin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Leopard skin Kwashiorkor

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Tooth loss is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Tooth loss Kwashiorkor, Ectodermal dysplasia

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Peripheral edema is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Symptoms of Kwashiorkor
Peripheral edema Heart failure, Kwashiorkor, Heart valve disease