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Weirdly Interesting Risks of Malnutrition

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List of the risks of malnutrition, including illnesses, disorders, ailments, maladies, and diseases associated with malnutrition. What are the dangers of malnutrition? This list includes genetic disorders and chronic conditions linked to malnutrition by the medical and science communities through research. The illnesses and medical conditions are listed in alphabetical order, and even include photos when available.

Items on this list include Osteoporosis and Tuberculosis.

While many of the diseases related to malnutrition have only been suggested through correlation, a few diseases are caused by malnutrition and do not exist without this risk factor. Among other potential problems, malnutrition can lead to harmful conditions. {#nodes}

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Alopecia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Alopecia Itchy scalp

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Pressure ulcer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Pressure ulcer Bleeding, Erythema, Pain

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Cholera is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Cholera Nausea, Cramp, Fever

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Diphtheria is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Diphtheria Dyspnea, Lymphadenopathy, Pseudomembrane

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Dysentery is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Dysentery Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhea

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Gynecomastia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Gynecomastia Breast enlargement, Mastodynia

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Kwashiorkor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Kwashiorkor Failure to thrive, Tooth loss, Anorexia

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Liver failure is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Liver failure Hepatic encephalopathy, Nausea, Jaundice

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Marchiafava-Bignami disease is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Marchiafava-Bignami disease Apraxia, Coma, Incontinence

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Microcephaly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Microcephaly Mental retardation, Hyperactivity, Deformity

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Osteoporosis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Osteoporosis Back pain, Kyphosis, Loss of height

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Pre-eclampsia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Pre-eclampsia Nausea, Dizziness, Edema

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Tetralogy of Fallot is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Tetralogy of Fallot Nail clubbing, Dyspnea, Anorexia

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Transient ischemic attack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Transient ischemic attack Vertigo, Dizziness, Gait abnormality

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Transposition of the great art... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Transposition of the great arteries Dyspnea, Anorexia, Cyanosis

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Tuberculosis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Risks of Malnutrition
Tuberculosis Dyspnea, Chronic cough, Night Sweats