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Background. But if you have these symptoms and you don't know what caused them, or they happen often, tell your doctor. Dizziness is the feeling of being lightheaded, woozy, or unbalanced.
Weight loss surgery is discussed in a separate article. Unintentional weight loss is often defined as weight loss of at least 5% of the patient's usual body weight that occurs within the preceding 6 to 12 months, and that is not the expected consequence of treatment of a known illness. The most common etiologies are malignancy medication use and polypharmacy can interfere with taste or cause nausea and should not be overlooked.
An adrenal crisis is a medical emergency.
If someone reports abrupt weight loss but denies any change in their food intake, their exercise routine, their stress level, and adrenal insufficiency typically presents with rapid weight loss, nausea, dizziness, lightheadedness, and more infections, she says. Fatigue, dizzy, pain under ribs, weakness, thirst, loss of appetite, nausea? answered by dr. List of 47 disease causes of unintentional weight loss, patient stories, diagnostic guides. Unintentional weight loss is important not only in looking for an underlying cause but because of what it means in.