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140 Possible Causes for Altered Mental Status, Balanitis, Dizziness

  • Stroke

    Symptoms include: Vertigo, like the room, is spinning. Imbalance One-sided arm or leg weakness.[strokeassociation.org] . • Genital areas are often involved, k/a plasma cell balanitis or vulvitis. • Sometimes resistant to conventional topical corticosteroid therapy • Recent reports show that[slideshare.net] The common chameleons were initially diagnosed as altered mental status (AMS) (29, 31%), syncope (15, 16%), hypertensive emergency (12, 13%), systemic infection (10, 11%),[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hyponatremia

    Presence of mild symptoms such as fatigue or dizziness should lead to suspicion and subsequent laboratory testing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, GT drainage may induce cystitis, balanitis and/or hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis and hyponatremia secondary to increased sodium bicarbonate urinary loss [ 21,[academic.oup.com] Her serum [Na] and altered mental status corrected slowly over the next 48 hours with furosemide, hypertonic saline, and fluid restriction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Septicemia

    If someone has confusion, dizziness, fast heartbeat, fast breathing, fever, chills, rash, or dizziness, call the doctor immediately or go to the hospital's emergency department[emedicinehealth.com] […] others, with lower abdominal pain, vaginal discharge, positive results on endocervical and high vaginal swabs Male genital tract: Orchitis, epididymitis, acute prostatitis, balanitis[emedicine.medscape.com] The major diagnostic criteria for sepsis are altered mental status, increased respiratory rate, and low blood pressure.[rxlist.com]

  • Hypovolemic Shock

    Symptoms include: Anxiety Low or no urine output Profuse sweating Dizziness Confusion Loss of consciousness Chest pain Tachycardia with weak pulse Hypotension Decreased urine[symptoma.com] Sukhotnik I, Krausz MM, Brod V, Balan M, Turkieh A, Siplovich L et al. Divergent effects of oxygen therapy in four models of uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock.[dx.doi.org] The person feels dizzy and might even lose consciousness. Hypovolemia can hinder the amount of blood that the heart pumps to the organs.[healthguidance.org]

  • Septic Shock

    Signs and Symptoms: You may have a fast heartbeat, low blood pressure, fast breathing, or dizziness. Other signs may be chills, fever, warm skin, sweating, or confusion.[drugs.com] […] others, with lower abdominal pain, vaginal discharge, positive results on endocervical and high vaginal swabs Male genital tract: Orchitis, epididymitis, acute prostatitis, balanitis[emedicine.medscape.com] CASE REPORT Our case involves an elderly man presenting with altered mental status of unknown etiology, in addition to hemodynamic instability, presumably due to septic shock[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

    Nervous System Disorders: Dizziness, flushing, dry mouth, vertigo, hyperkinesia, hypertonia, taste perversion.[web.archive.org] Genital: erosive vulvovaginitis or balanitis. Differential diagnosis Acute generalised exanthematous pustulosis. Bullous pemphigoid . Bullous phototoxic reactions.[patient.info] Paramedics bring a 26-year-old man to the ED with acute-onset altered mental status. He has a history of back pain. An open, unlabeled pillbox was found.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Systemic Candidiasis

    […] is spuriously claimed that chronic yeast infections are responsible for many common disorders and non-specific symptoms including fatigue , weight gain , constipation , dizziness[en.wikipedia.org] To determine the prevalence of balanitis and candidal balanitis in the two groups.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Are you ever dizzy or lightheaded? Do you have muscle aches or stiffness with normal activity? Have you had a unexpected weight gain without a change in diet?[ncahf.org]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

    […] poor appetite Sleep : Insomnia, difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep Cognitive : Poor concentration, poor memory Six Physical Withdrawal Symptoms Head : Headaches, dizziness[addictionsandrecovery.org] Harry L June, Juan Liu, Kaitlin T Warnock, Kimberly A Bell, Irina Balan, Dominique Bollino, Adam Puche and Laure Aurelian, CRF-Amplified Neuronal TLR4/MCP-1 Signaling Regulates[dx.doi.org] A 30-year-old man with a history of alcohol abuse was admitted to the general medical unit because of altered mental status and agitation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sepsis

    If someone has confusion, dizziness, fast heartbeat, fast breathing, fever, chills, rash, or dizziness, call the doctor immediately or go to the hospital's emergency department[emedicinehealth.com] […] others, with lower abdominal pain, vaginal discharge, positive results on endocervical and high vaginal swabs Male genital tract: Orchitis, epididymitis, acute prostatitis, balanitis[emedicine.medscape.com] We report the case of a woman who presented with altered mental status after receiving normal saline through an intravenous catheter placed by a medically untrained individual[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage

    Increasing headache Vomiting Drowsiness and progressive loss of consciousness Dizziness Confusion Unequal pupil size Weak limbs on one side of your body Increased blood pressure[gwinnettmedicalgroup.com] Communications (2019) GABAAR α2-activated neuroimmune signal controls binge drinking and impulsivity through regulation of the CCL2/CX3CL1 balance Laure Aurelian & Irina Balan[doi.org] The woman's altered mental status fully abated, and she was discharged with minimal neurologic deficits. The newborn was born healthy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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