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2,568 Possible Causes for Altered Mental Status, Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted), Pyramidal Tract Signs

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  • Central Pontine Myelinolysis

    In (CPM), the initial signs include dysarthria and dysphagia (secondary to corticobulbar fiber involvement), and flaccid quadriparesis (from pyramidal tract involvement) which[omicsonline.org] […] of Globus Pallidus (broad arrow), suggestive of Extrapontine myelinolysis.[ipfs.io] mental status.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stroke

    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: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Alzheimer Disease

    The study aim was to estimate the genetic contribution to individual differences in different forms of memory in a large family-based group of older adults. As part of the Late Onset Alzheimer's Disease Family Study, 899 persons (277 with Alzheimer's disease, 622 unaffected) from 325 families completed a battery of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    This case report describes a 48-year old female who presented with altered mental status, lower extremity weakness, low back pain and a recent history of subjective fevers[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: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Intracerebral Hematoma

    mental status should be treated I Continuous EEG monitoring in patients with altered mental status that is out of proportion to extent of brain injury IIa 16 Concurrent cardiac[intechopen.com] Initial symptoms may include a change in mental status, meaning an alteration in the wakefulness of the patient.[medicinenet.com] […] of SBP IIb 13 High blood sugar Control adequately, avoiding hypoglycemia I 14 Fever Control adequately IIb 15 Seizures Clinical seizures and abnormal EEG in patients with altered[intechopen.com]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    We present three patients with a clinical course and cerebrospinal fluid findings consistent with a diagnosis of primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS). Extensive and repeated magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examinations showed only diffuse abnormality in brain and spinal cord, but no focal lesions. We propose[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Marchiafava Bignami Disease

    Type A: acute to subacute onset of consciousness impairment, pyramidal tract signs, limb hypertonia, seizures, hyperintense swelling of the corpus callosum on T2-weighted[jcdr.net] Marchiafava-Bignami disease, a rare alcohol-related disorder, characterized by altered mental status, seizure, and multifocal central nervous system signs, which results from[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Radiology has helped to identify two subgroups: Type A is characterised by coma, stupor and pyramidal tract features.[patient.info]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Brain Stem Infarction

    Brain stem infarction is a potentially life-threatening condition which develops due to focal ischemia of the midbrain, pons, and medulla oblongata. It results in neurologic deficits involving the respiratory, cardiovascular, speech, swallowing, hearing and ocular movement centers located within the brain stem. Diagnosis is[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)
  • Binswanger Disease

    The bilateral cerebral white matter and globus pallidus appeared hyperintense on T2-weighted imaging (Figures 5 and 6). 5) Figure 5. CO poisoning(FLAIR image) Figure 6.[plaza.umin.ac.jp] Related articles: Ischemic stroke, Approach to cognitive impariment, Approach to acute confusion “altered mental status” ,[learningneurology.com] An elderly man with a long-standing history of dementia presented with acute-onset altered mental status.[jaocr.org]

  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    Manifestations may be nonspecific and include the following: Headache Altered mental status Ataxia Nausea Vomiting Weakness Gait disturbance CNS neoplasms also may manifest[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Hyperintensities in the Globus Pallidus (T2-Weighted)