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Flashcards in Metabolism Interviews Deck (6)
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1

What are important questions to ask about unintentional weight loss?

Change in appetite/food intake

Fever/Rigors

GI symptoms

Fatigue

Nausea/Vomiting

New medication

2

WHat are the associated features of diabetic weight loss?

Polyuria - Large volumes

Polydipia - Fluid intake

Sweating

Vision changes

3

What are the associated features of malabsorptive weight loss?

GI symptoms

4

What are the associated features of cancer weight loss?

Fever

Loss of appetite

Smoking

Fx

Fatigue

5

What are the associated features of depression weight loss?

Sleeping

Mood

Social Hx

6

What are the associated features of chronic infection weight loss?

Fever

Chills/Rigors

Night Sweats

Fatigue