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3,107 Possible Causes for Altered Mental Status, Horner's Syndrome, Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood

  • Stroke

    Studies there showed that she too had global aphasia and right hemiparesis without Horner syndrome, and had an NIHSS score of 17.[web.archive.org] 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] 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]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    syndrome, head or neck pain, or cranial nerve palsy) or no symptoms.[doi.org] 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[en.wikipedia.org] syndrome and 1 case of hoarseness); in addition, 2 patients available for follow-up developed neurological symptoms referable to the posterior circulation after the perioperative[doi.org]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Brain Stem Infarction

    Wallenberg syndrome: occlusion of posterior inferior cerebellar artery → lesion of the lateral medulla, presenting as an ipsilateral Horner syndrome; loss of pain and temperature[usmleforum.com] Sign Up Where in the brainstem would the lesion be found for a patient with contralateral loss of all sensation, severe tremor, and ipsilateral Horner syndrome?[knowledge.statpearls.com] Syndrome) About Dr Chris Nickson An oslerphile emergency physician and intensivist suffering from a bad case of knowledge dipsosis.[lifeinthefastlane.com]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Hypotension

    […] symptoms Symptoms of decreased sympathetic function may include the following: Orthostatic hypotension Decreased sweating Ejaculatory dysfunction Ptosis associated with Horner[emedicine.medscape.com] Jones' tachycardia and altered mental state point to hypoperfusion and sepsis. Mr.[journals.lww.com] Urinary retention: May cause bladder distention Decreased sweating: Manifesting as heat or exercise intolerance Ophthalmologic manifestations: Including ptosis, anisocoria, Horner[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Other symptoms: These include Horner's syndrome, abnormal cardiac rhythm, abnormal vascular responses (with acute pulmonary oedema), weight loss, and inappropriate antidiuretic[patient.info] CASE REPORT We report on a case of a 45-year-old female multiple sclerosis (MS) patient presenting with acute onset short-term memory loss, altered mental status, inflammatory[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    ’s syndrome, which includes a small pupil, drooping eyelid, and lack of perspiration on one side of your face Symptoms in children SVCS can be life-threatening for children[healthline.com] Stridor, edema, shortness of breath, difficulty swallowing, visual disturbances, headache, and altered mental status were not present.[karger.com] syndrome, which includes a constricted pupil, sagging eyelid, and lack of sweat on one side of the face SVCS may develop quickly and completely block the airway.[cancer.net]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Neurofibromatosis Type 1

    The number of café au lait macules increases with age in childhood, similar to what is observed in NF1 [Author, personal observation]. Macrocephaly.[web.archive.org] Neurological examination was abnormal in four with weakness, sensory change, or Horner's syndrome that could be attributed to the tumours or to postoperative change.[jmg.bmj.com] 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]

  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    She had alternating Horner's syndrome, mild hypoalgesia of the right face, exaggerated deep tendon reflexes of the upper extremities, decreased deep sensation and ataxia of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Have severely altered mental status. Have possible spinal injuries. Have lower extremity or pelvic fractures. Are not mobile enough to get out of bed.[ahrq.gov] Symptoms of decreased sympathetic function may include the following: Orthostatic hypotension Decreased sweating Ejaculatory dysfunction Ptosis associated with Horner syndrome[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Migraine

    […] of absent vision with a shimmering or glittering zigzag border Physical findings during a migraine headache may include the following: Cranial/cervical muscle tenderness Horner[emedicine.medscape.com] 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] syndrome (ie, relative miosis with 1–2 mm of ptosis on the same side as the headache) Conjunctival injection Tachycardia or bradycardia Hypertension or hypotension Hemisensory[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    syndrome § Pancoast tumor o Elevated hemidiaphragm § Phrenic nerve paralysis o Hoarseness § Recurrent laryngeal nerve (left right) o SVC obstruction § Small cell ca o Pleural[learningradiology.com] mental status, seizures, respiratory depression, and death Common in SCLC Hypercalcemia ( 11 mg/dl) and hypophosphatemia Increased secretion of PTHrP acts like parathyroid[epomedicine.com] Syndrome" characterized by a triad of miosis, ptosis, and ipsilateral facial anhidrosis.[pathwaymedicine.org]

    Missing: Relative Macrocephaly in Childhood