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772 Possible Causes for Altered Mental Status, Leg Pain, Vomiting

  • Hemophilia

    Symptoms to be aware of include: painful headache, stiff neck, vomiting, sleepiness, changed behavior, sudden weakness or balance issues, difficulty walking, double vision[hemophilia.org] […] weakness or clumsiness of the arms or legs or problems walking Double vision Convulsions or seizures[web.archive.org] PATIENT CONCERNS: An 8y7m-old Chinese boy presented with half a day of right sided abdominal pain, fever, nausea, and vomiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    […] streptococcal toxic shock-like syndrome, or STSS. This illness is characterized by the presence of multiple symptoms: chills, fever or hypothermia and shock, confusion, vomiting[health.state.mn.us] For example, a cut on the toe or a surgical leg wound, followed some hours later by severe pain either in the toe, leg, or in the groin (as the infection travels to the lymph[healthcentral.com] mental status.[orthobullets.com]

  • Hemophilia A

    Signs of bleeding in the brain may include changes in behavior, excessive sleepiness, persistent headaches and neck pain, double vision, vomiting, and convulsions or seizures[my.clevelandclinic.org] Painful bleeding into the soft tissues of the arms and legs can lead to nerve damage.[genome.gov] mental status, and meningismus Gastrointestinal (GI) - Can be painless; hepatic/splenic tenderness, and peritoneal signs Genitourinary - Bladder spasm/distension/pain and[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Brucellosis

    He began to feel myalgia, arthralgia, malaise, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhoea and lost weight eight months after initial symptoms occured.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Back pain and radiating leg pain was relieved significantly in all patients after operation. No implant failures were observed in any patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All 6 reported nausea, vomiting, and anorexia. One staff member developed fever and mild hepatitis and required admission to the hospital for monitoring.[dx.doi.org]

  • Hemophilia B

    A 44-year-old male with severe hemophilia B was referred to our department because of nausea, vomiting, left lower limb hemiplegia, and left arm paresis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] mental status, and meningismus GI - Can be painless; hepatic/splenic tenderness and peritoneal signs GU - Bladder spasm/distension/pain, costovertebral angle pain Other -[emedicine.medscape.com] Signs of bleeding in the brain may include changes in behavior, excessive sleepiness, persistent headaches and neck pain, double vision, vomiting, and convulsions or seizures[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Hypoglycemia

    A 66-year-old woman presented to an urgent care clinic for 2 to 3 weeks of general malaise, nausea/vomiting, night sweats, and dyspnea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE PRESENTATION: A 71-year-old woman presented with right buttock pain and right lateral leg discomfort of 9-month duration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A hyperglycemic patient with an altered mental status may receive a bolus of glucose.[emedicine.com]

  • Head Injury

    Is cranial computed tomography unnecessary in children with a head injury and isolated vomiting?[bmj.com] The abnormal motor responses of flexion and extension describe arm and leg movement when a painful stimulus is applied.[emedicinehealth.com] A concussion causes an alteration of a person's mental status and can disrupt the normal functioning of the brain.[webmd.com]

  • Acute Kidney Failure

    […] and vomiting, abdominal pain pain 6.6 WBCs, protein 30 Increased cortical echogenicity, no hydronephrosis "Synthetic marijuana" 8 New York 33 Nausea and vomiting 3.3 Not[cdc.gov] , or feet Back pain Abdominal pain Extreme tiredness Date Last Reviewed: 2/1/2017 2000-2018 The StayWell Company, LLC. 800 Township Line Road, Yardley, PA 19067.[mountnittany.org] There may be other causes for altered mental status that might be present. Remember to check blood glucose levels and treat as necessary.[ems1.com]

  • Sepsis

    For 12-year-old Rory Staunton, one of the most obvious sepsis symptoms was pain in his stomach as well as his leg, which was overlooked by doctors.[rd.com] Two weeks after his discharge, he presented with severe abdominal pain, fever, and vomiting. Radiologic assessment showed pneumoperitoneum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The major diagnostic criteria for sepsis are altered mental status, increased respiratory rate, and low blood pressure.[medicinenet.com]

  • Meningitis

    Observational studies have associated leg pain, cold extremities, and abnormal skin colour with developing invasive meningococcal disease. 7 This non-specific early stage[doi.org] A 22-year-old man, diagnosed with chronic phase CML in 2011 and was in haematological and cytogenetic remission until July 2016, had acute onset headache and vomiting with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of headache, fever, neck stiffness, and altered mental status.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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