Swelling, Tenderness To Touch And Weight Gain

Reviewed on 1/23/2023

Weight gain can be related to environmental or dietary factors that cause overeating. Certain conditions such as Cushing syndrome can also cause weight gain. Swelling and tenderness are signs of localized inflammation that can accompany infections. These symptoms may be present at the same time but may not be related to the same cause. If you are concerned about any symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

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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