Decreased Appetite, Fever And Weight Loss (Unintentional)

Reviewed on 5/13/2022

Decreased appetite and unintentional weight loss are nonspecific symptoms that can accompany many different types of illness. Likewise, fever may accompany inflammation in the body due to infection or other causes. Because these symptoms are not specific to one medical condition, it is important to take note of all your symptoms and discuss them with your doctor to determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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