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The loss of the sense of smell is an unusual symptom which should be taken seriously. It is frequently associated with decreased appetite since the olfactory sense plays a large role in food palatability. Significant weight loss may ensue.
Charles E. Kahn, Jr., MD - 2 February 1995
Last updated: 1 October 2013
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