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117 Possible Causes for Altered Mental Status, Exotropia

  • Narcolepsy

    In addition to side effects including high abuse potential, tachycardia, and altered mental status, treatments are often ineffective and substantial residual sleepiness frequently[]

  • Malaria

    Group 1 includes all patients who present with prostration or altered mental status (ie, confusion, agitation, or coma).[] 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.[] From a practical standpoint, any alteration in mental status should be treated as cerebral malaria.[]

  • Antidepressant Toxicity

    mental status including delirium and agitation followed by lethargy and stupor, seizure activity, myoclonus, dystonia, akathisia, rigidity, myoclonus Skin: dry, flushed,[] Case Summary A 27-year-old male presents to the emergency department with altered mental status after an intentional Amitriptyline overdose.[] Patients with altered mental status and poor airway control should be intubated.[]

  • Brain Stem Infarction

    비마비성뇌교 외사시를 보인 뇌간부 경색 1례 계명대학교 신경과, 대구가톨릭의대 신경과 A Case of Non-paralytic Pontine Exotropia in Brain Stem ?[] Associated features may include vertical nystagmus, exotropia of the contralateral eye, and skew deviation. Vertical gaze and convergence generally are preserved.[] […] of Neurology, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Dapartment of Neurology, Taegue Catholic University School of Medicine Abstract Paralytic pontine extropia(PPE) is a exotropia[]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    A 58-year-old patient with a history of hypertension and smoking presented with a 1-month history of paroxysmal exotropia of the left eye and double vision.[] These include, but are not limited to: Laboratory tests should focus on ruling out metabolic conditions that may mimic TIA (e.g. hypoglycemia causing altered mental status[] One week later, the symptom of paroxysmal exotropia of the left eye was no longer present. Atypical symptoms of transient ischemic attack are easy to be overlooked.[]

  • Amniotic Fluid Embolism

    Although presenting symptoms may vary, common clinical features include shortness of breath, altered mental status followed by sudden cardiovascular collapse, disseminated[] Neurologic: Hypotension can cause altered mental and neurologic status secondary to cerebral hypoperfusion.[] Amniotic fluid embolism is a cause of respiratory distress, hypotension, cardiac arrest, altered mental status, seizure, or coagulopathy in pregnant women.[]

  • Brain Compression

    This misalignment can cause different types of strabismus, including: Esotropia (“cross-eyed”) Exotropia (“wall-eyed”) Hypertropia (one eye looks up) Hypotropia (one eye looks[] Metabolic encephalopathy is the common nonmetastatic cause of altered mental status in cancer patients.[] Note motion artifact from altered mental status.[]

  • Hypocalcemia

    Other ocular abnormalities include retinitis pigmentosa, exotropia, pseudo-optosis, cataracts, papilledema, strabismus, recurrent blepharitis, and loss of eyebrows and eyelashes[] Hypercalcemia: Typical findings in hypercalcemia can include: -Poor feeding -Vomiting -Constipation -Abdominal Pain -Hypertension -Altered mental status In more severe cases[] mental status, and hypocalcemia. 3 Tetany, which may be mistaken for motor seizures, results from spontaneous action potentials originating in peripheral nerves when the[]

  • Varicella

    Foscarnet-induced electrolyte disturbances can predispose the patient to cardiac arrhythmias, tetany, altered mental status, or seizures.[]

  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

    An exotropia as a presenting symptom is unusual.[] mental status.[] The patient presented with an altered mental status, generalized muscle rigidity, and episodes of urinary and fecal incontinence that started two days earlier.[]

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