Diseases / Medical Conditions 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. (16 items)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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