Appetite – increased

Alternative Names

Hyperphagia; Increased appetite; Hunger; Excessive hunger; Polyphagia

Definition of Appetite – increased

Increased appetite means you have an excess desire for food.

Review

Linda Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 10/30/2010

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