Signs and Symptoms Of All Diseases By System

symptoms and disorders

Symptoms overview

Symptoms are indicators that you have a health problem. they are what makes us aware about the diseases or conditions we have. It is important to know about them so you will be able explain better to your doctor what  may really the issue be. Here is everything about symptoms and the diseases that are associated to them.

What are the symptoms of cardiovascular disease?

  • Chest tightness or pressure.
  • Difficulty catching your breath.
  • Dizziness or fainting.
  • Fatigue.
  • Fluid build up.
  • Heart palpitations (heart pounding or racing).
  • Pain or numbness in your legs or arms.
  • Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting.

Sign and symptoms in digestive tract often includes one or more of the following:

  • Bleeding
  • Bloating
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Heartburn
  • Incontinence
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Pain in the belly
  • Swallowing problems
  • Weight gain or loss

Common Respiratory Disease Symptoms

  • Difficulty Breathing. While it's common to feel a shortness of breath during exercise, if it doesn't go away—or is present when you aren't exerting yourself—you should be concerned.
  • Stubborn Cough.
  • Breathing Noisily.
  • Lingering Chest Pain.
  • Chronic Mucus.
  • Coughing Up Blood.

What are the signs and symptoms of endocrine disorders?

The symptoms of endocrine disorders depend upon the specific organ affected. Symptoms of endocrine disorders may include,

  • Anxiety, including panic attacks, confusion, depression, irritability, nervousness.
  • Changes in bowel or bladder habits, diarrhoea
  • Facial flushing (redness and a warm feeling over the face)
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Headaches
  • Intestinal bleeding
  • Jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes)
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Persistent pain in a specific (localised) area
  • Sweating
  • Thickening or lump in any part of the body
  • Unexplained weight gain or loss
  • Excessive thirsty 
  • Frequent urination
  • Weight loss

Symptoms of skin disorders

Skin conditions have a wide range of symptoms. Symptoms on your skin that appear due to common problems aren’t always the result of a skin disorder. Such symptoms can include blisters from new shoes or chafing from tight pants. However, skin problems that have no obvious cause may indicate the presence of an actual skin condition that requires treatment.

Skin irregularities that are typically symptoms of a skin disorder include:

  • raised bumps that are red or white
  • a rash, which might be painful or itchy
  • scaly or rough skin
  • peeling skin
  • ulcers
  • open sores or lesions
  • dry, cracked skin
  • discolored patches of skin
  • fleshy bumps, warts, or other skin growths
  • changes in mole color or size
  • a loss of skin pigment
  • excessive flushing

What are the symptoms of MSDs?

Symptoms of MSDs can include:

  • recurrent pain
  • stiff joints
  • swelling
  • dull aches

Risk factors of MSDs

Various risk factors are thought to be associated with MSDs, including:

  • Repetitive and/or heavy lifting
  • Bending and twisting
  • Repeating an action too frequently
  • Uncomfortable working position
  • Exerting too much force
  • Working too long without break
  • Adverse working environment (eg hot or cold)
  • Psychosocial factors (eg high job demands, time pressures and lack of control)
  • Not receiving and acting on reports of symptoms quickly enough

What are the symptoms of urinary disorders?

Some people who have urinary disorders do not experience symptoms. Others may notice changes in the color, smell or cloudiness of their urine. Some urinary disorders can cause pain or discomfort, which may be constant or may come and go in waves. Some urinary disorders involve changes in the frequency or urgency of urination, and others affect a person’s ability to hold urine or to start and maintain the flow of urine. Urinary disorders caused by infections may be accompanied by fevers and chills. Sometimes the first symptom of urinary tract cancers is weight loss.

Common symptoms of urinary disorders

Symptoms of urinary disorders vary from person to person and based on the cause of the disorders. Common urinary symptoms include:

  • Abdominal cramping
  • Abdominal, pelvic or back pain that can be severe
  • Bloody or pink-colored urine (hematuria)
  • Cloudy urine
  • Fever and chills
  • Foul-smelling urine
  • Frequent urination
  • General ill feeling
  • Leaking of urine
  • Pain during sexual intercourse
  • Pain or burning with urination (dysuria)
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Urgent need to urinate

Signs and symptoms of nervous system disorders

The following are the most common general signs and symptoms of a nervous system disorder. However, each individual may experience symptoms differently. Symptoms may include:

  • Persistent or sudden onset of a headache

  • A headache that changes or is different

  • Loss of feeling or tingling

  • Weakness or loss of muscle strength

  • Loss of sight or double vision

  • Memory loss

  • Impaired mental ability

  • Lack of coordination

  • Muscle rigidity

  • Tremors and seizures

  • Back pain which radiates to the feet, toes, or other parts of the body

  • Muscle wasting and slurred speech

  • New language impairment (expression or comprehension)

The symptoms of a nervous system disorder may look like other medical conditions or problems. Always see your healthcare provider for a diagnosis.

Symptoms of urogenital disorders

Common signs of a urogenital disorder can include:
  • Frequent urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Pain in the pelvic or groin area
  • Bladder incontinence – unable to control bladder, leaks, constant urge to urinate
  • Pain or discomfort while urinating
  • Blood in urine
  • Bad or strong smelling urine
  • Reduced urine output
  • Visually abnormal or malformed genitals
  • Pus discharge from urethra
  • Lower abdominal pains

Other symptoms will depend on the specific disorder.

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