Disease Information for Malnutrition/Starvation: Clinical Manifestations

Signs & Symptoms
Edema Children
Cheeks Sunken/Wasting
Breast Swelling Bilateral
Lactation suppression/nursing mother/complaint
Bilateral ankle swelling
Bilateral leg edema/swelling
Chronic hypotension
Clubbing of fingers/toes
Dizzy on Standing/Giddy Response
Falling blood pressure/progessive/signs
Low Blood Pressure
Mobile edema/shifts overnight
Orthostatic drop in blood pressure
Slow pulse/Bradycardia
Beau's lines/Mees lines fingernails
Delayed/poor wound healing
Dry brittle hair/Lank lifeless hair
Dry Scalp
Dry skin/scaling dry skin
Fingernails brittle/thinner/splitting
Gray Hair
Hair loss
Loss of body fat/trunk/limbs
Nail Striations
Nails hypoplastic/dysplastic
Nails pitting
Non-scarring Alopecia/balding
Semilunar nail zone large/Terry nails
Skin cold/diffuse
Terry's Nails/Whitening
Delayed adolescence/secondary sex changes
Delayed female adolescence
Delayed male adolescence/pubescence
Stunted growth
Anemia symptoms/chronic
Excessive/easy bruising tendency
Abdominal bloating
Abdominal Bloating in Children
Abdominal Distension
Abdominal Distension in Children
Abdominal distension/protrusion/sign
Abdominal Distention
Abdominal fullness feeling
Abdominal pain/food relieves
Alcohol drinking intolerance/new
Anorexia in Infant
Bloating and Gas
Bloating and 'gas'/Flatulence
Bowel Habit Change
Chronic Diarrhea in a Child
Diarrhea and Weight Loss
Diarrhea, chronic
Diarrhea, recurrent
Failure to Thrive
Failure to Thrive Child
Failure to thrive/infant sign
Fasting intolerant
Feeding/Apetite Problems Child
Increased abdominal girth/Potbelly
Malnourished/poor nutrition status/signs
Poor weight gain/child
Protruberant Abdomen
Symptom Relief with Eating
Weight loss in Children
Weight loss in Elderly
Breath fruity smell
Burning/sore tongue (glossodynia/glossopyrosis)
Characteristic breath odor
Decreased taste ability/Hypoguesia
Denture problems/complaint
Loose teeth/falling out
Oral mucosa erythematous lesions
Parotid swelling
Red Tongue
Red/glazed/Bald tongue
Salivary Gland Enlargement
Smooth tongue
Sore/Painful mouth
Teeth malformed/dysplastic
Tooth Enamel defects
Cold hands/fingers and toes
Digital Muscle Weakness
Edema of Lower Extremities
Flabby muscles
Hypoplastic muscles
Loss of muscle mass
Muscle Atrophy
Muscle weakness
Weak/Weak as a kitten (symptom)
Altered mental status Mental status change
Burning feet
Delayed speech/language development
Delirium/Agitated delirium
Development Motor Skills (Milestones) Delayed
Developmental milestones delayed
Glove/stocking hypesthesia
Headache in children
Impaired judgement/signs
Irritability/short tempered
Loss of Taste
Motor and sensory neuropathy/Polyneuropathy signs
Personality change
Slow Motor Development
Sudden unconsciousness
Amenorrhea, primary
Amenorrhea, secondary
Delayed menarche
Irregular periods/vaginal bleeding
Stress intolerance/emotional
Victim, abuse and neglect/signs
Costochondral beading/rickets sign
Decreased sense of smell
Epistaxis Children
Asthenic build
Chronic Fatigue
Chronic Low Body Temperature
Cold intolerance
Decreased exercise tolerance/effort fatigue
Enervated/extreme acute fatigue
Failure to Thrive/Adult
Fatigue Tiredness Exhaustion
Growth/development delay
Hypersomnia/Increased need for sleep
Infant peevish/irritable/fretful
Low body temperature
Muscle Wasting/Diffuse
Poor Stamina
Short stature
Short stature Child
Sickly kid syndrome
Weakness non-neuromuscular/systemic
Weakness, Gradual Onset
Weight Loss
Acute Bilateral Vision Loss
Bilateral Eyelid Edema
Color blindness acquired/dimming
Night blindness/Impaired night vision
Periorbital edema/Puffy eyes
Typical Clinical Presentation
Lactose intolerance, acquired/temporary
Males sicker than females/characteristic
Presentation/Scandinavian elderly with anemia, chronic
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Anemia in Children
PVT/Anemia in an Infant
Presentation/Pallid Syncope Child
Presentation/Diabetic Decreased need for Insulin
Presentation/Increasing insulin sensitivity Diabetic
Anemia with Low Reticulocyte Count
Presentation/Recurrent pneumonia Child
Presentation/Pancreatitis Kids Recurrent
Disease Progression
Course/Potentially lethal/untreated
Lethal Potential