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1,179 Possible Causes for Alcohol Withdrawal, Dehydration, Electrolyte Imbalance, Myoclonic Jerking, Tremor

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    Synonyms Alcohol intoxication delirium Alcohol withdrawal hallucinosis Delirium tremens Clinical Information Acute alcoholic, psychotic condition characterized by intense tremors[] METHODS: Patients seeking acute treatment for alcohol withdrawal at St.[] I nfectious (encephalitis, meningitis, UTI, pneumonia) W ithdrawal (alcohol, barbiturates, benzodiazepines) A cute metabolic disorder (electrolyte imbalance, hepatic or renal[] Sedation to suppress the excitability of the nervous system, thus reducing the severity of symptoms Thiamine and other vitamins to promote proper nutrition IV fluids to prevent dehydration[] Alcohol withdrawal delirium is characterized by features of alcohol withdrawal itself (tremor, sweating, hypertension, tachycardia etc.) together with general delirious symptoms[]

  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

    Other extrapyramidal movement disorders such as tremor and cogwheel phenomena are also frequently present.[] […] or sedative withdrawal.[] imbalances, shifts in cholinergic-dopaminergic balances, genetic factors) have been proposed to increase the risk for occurrence of neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS).[] All patients with psychosis should be monitored daily for dehydration and elevated temperature, have vital signs checked and agitation should be watched for.[] He developed marked rigidity, myoclonic jerks, and startle myoclonus. He was then sent for a brain MRI.[]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

    Finally, we evaluated different methods of combining the data from the two hands for obtaining a single tremor rating estimate, and found that simply averaging the tremor[] Goals of care should include immediate management of dehydration, nutritional deficits, and electrolyte derangements; relief of withdrawal symptoms; prevention of progression[] Assessment for Alcohol scoring system for alcohol withdrawal streamlines care, optimizes patient management, and is the best scale available for withdrawal assessment.[] People coming off extended binges can have severe dehydration and electrolyte imbalances.[] Doctors may prescribe intravenous fluid or supplements if the patient has become dehydrated.[]

  • Dementia

    It may progress to severe memory loss, confusion, hallucinations, delusions, tremors, impaired speech, motor dysfunction and difficulty in eating.[] When neuropsychiatric symptoms are first detected, medical conditions, such as delirium, infection, dehydration, diarrhea, and drug interactions, must be ruled out.[] Certain withdrawal syndromes can present with delirium (eg, alcohol, benzodiazepines, barbiturates and naloxone-induced acute opiate withdrawal).[] However, diet modification can affect quality of life and may lead to dehydration and malnutrition.[] Lewy body dementia may also cause aggressive behavior or depression, tremors, and an increased risk of falling.[]

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  • Lithium Toxicity

    Despite regular clinic follow-ups and blood monitoring, he recently developed tremors and delirium.[] Importance of other influences such as illegal drugs and alcohol Detection of warning signs or early symptoms Education of relatives and caregivers (including general practitioner[] Its adverse effects of dehydration and serum electrolyte imbalances are widely known.[] Early in her admission she was dehydrated and had febrile episodes, paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, and muscle weakness.[] These include altered mental status, ataxia, agitation, coarse tremors, fasciculations and myoclonic jerks.[]

  • Heroin Withdrawal

    Tremors. Increased heart rate and blood pressure. Body aches. Insomnia. Depression. Abdominal cramping. Diarrhea. Goose bumps. Nausea and vomiting.[] Heroin addictive properties can make heroin withdrawal a painful and uncomfortable process, although it is technically safer than alcohol withdrawal.[] According to the suit, Ceraulo died in custody Jan. 7 as a result of electrolyte imbalance and dehydration -- both common side effects of heroin withdrawal.[] Complications of Alcohol Withdrawal: Pathophysiological Insights . Alcohol Health & Research World, 22(1), 61-66 . Government of South Australia.[] Tremor. Gastrointestinal distress.[]

  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome

    […] benzodiazepines is accompanied by a withdrawal syndrome which is typically characterized by sleep disturbance, irritability, increased tension and anxiety, panic attacks, hand tremor[] Dehydrated means not having enough water in the body. Babies with NAS can get dehydrated from having diarrhea or throwing up a lot.[] alcohol withdrawal syndrome.[] Ecstasy or molly (MDMA) can cause dehydration, electrolyte imbalance and complications that can include seizures. Long-term, MDMA can damage the brain.[] Symptoms may include extreme anxiety , disorientation, hallucinations , sleep disorders, hand tremors, nausea, sweating, seizures, and racing pulse.[]

  • Metabolic Encephalopathy

    Symptoms Symptoms of metabolic encephalopthy include: Confusion or agitation Disorientation Insomnia Forgetfulness Tremor (flapping tremor of the hands) Difficulty in speaking[] E.g. delirium post alcohol withdrawal superimposed on dementia... toxic encephalopathy or delirium secondary to alcohol withdrawal? Stop hovering to collapse...[] Treatment is directed toward reversal or control of the underlying process, supportive care, and prevention of complications such as infection, electrolyte imbalance, and[] Dehydration caused due to diarrhea and vomiting. Exposure to various toxic chemicals and metals.[] Clinical findings include seizures, ataxia, alopecia and dermatitis with atypical findings of myoclonic jerks, neuropathy and spastic paraparesis.[]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    We report the first Japanese case of hypomagnesemia associated with chronic use of PPIs in a 64-year-old man hospitalized for nausea, bilateral ankle arthritis, and tremor[] Abstract Calcium pyrophosphate dehydrate (CPPD) crystal deposition disease (also known as chondrocalcinosis, CC) is a rare metabolic arthropathy mostly seen in elderly patients[] Related to redistribution of Mg from ECF to ICF  Hungry bone syndrome  Treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis  Alcohol withdrawal syndromes  Refeeding syndrome  Acute pancreatitis[] Clinical features are often due to accompanying hypokalemia and hypocalcemia and include lethargy, tremor, tetany, seizures, and arrhythmias.[] See Magnesium . hy·po·mag·ne·se·mi·a ( hī'pō-mag'nĕ-sē'mē-ă ) Deficiency of magnesium in blood; may be caused by chronic alcoholism, dehydration, diabetic acidosis, and chronic[]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Hypothermia Low Apgar scores ( Stress (sepsis, respiratory distress, etc) Glucose screening is also recommended for infants with clinical signs consistent with hypoglycemia: Tremors[] State Fines Nursing Homes Following Injuries To Residents," 18 June 2018 Saco was found March 5 on a road behind Brown’s Lobster Pound, and was treated for malnourishment, dehydration[] In newborns, hypoglycemia can produce irritability, jitters, myoclonic jerks, cyanosis, respiratory distress, apneic episodes, sweating, hypothermia, somnolence, hypotonia[] When this coincides with an electrolyte imbalance (resulting from decreased aldosterone and other adrenal hormones) the cells can be in crisis.[] Some examples of such symptoms include: Tremors Sweating Palpitations Anxiety and feeling of dread Restlessness Dizziness The brain is particularly vulnerable during a hypoglycemic[]

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