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Name = Polyphagia |
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ICD10 = R63.2 |
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:''In [[biology]], "polyphagia" is a type of [[phagy]], referring to an animal that feeds on many kinds of food.''
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In [[medicine]],'''hyperphagia''' (sometimes known as '''polyphagia''' ) is a [[medical sign]] meaning excessive [[hunger]] and an abnormally large (poly-) intake of solids by mouth.
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==See also==
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* [[Appetite]]
 
* [[Bulimia]]
 
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* [[Eating disorder]]
 
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* [http://www.wrongdiagnosis.com/sym/excessive_hunger.htm Diseases and conditions associated with Polyphagia]
 
* [http://www.wrongdiagnosis.com/sym/excessive_hunger.htm Diseases and conditions associated with Polyphagia]
   
 
 
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Name of Symptom/Sign:
Polyphagia
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ICD-10 R63.2
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ICD-9 783.6
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In biology, "polyphagia" is a type of phagy, referring to an animal that feeds on many kinds of food.

In medicine,hyperphagia (sometimes known as polyphagia ) is a medical sign meaning excessive hunger and an abnormally large (poly-) intake of solids by mouth.

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