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5,284 Possible Causes for Amotivation, Dementia, Difficulty Rising from a Squatting Position

  • Wernicke Encephalopathy

    Calf muscle tenderness, difficulty rising from a squatting position, and decreased vibratory sensation in the toes are early signs. Muscle wasting occurs.[merckmanuals.com] WE can mimic rapidly progressive dementia syndromes, such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pellagra causes dementia, diarrhoea, or dermatitis, and can mimic non-specific erythaema in alcoholics.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Syphilis

    The dementia is of a frontal type with prominent apathy, elation, attentional deficits and memory impairment.[alzheimer-europe.org] Estevez RF: Neurosyphilis presenting as rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure with subsequent irreversible psychosis and dementia. Psychosomatics 2006;47:538-539.[oadoi.org] Clinical features include progressive dementia, which is frequently accompanied by psychotic symptoms, personallity change, dysphoric or elevated mood and striking lapses[alzheimer-europe.org]

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  • Neurosyphilis

    Neurosyphilis should not be overlooked as an etiology for progressive dementia even in this post-antibiotic era.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Neurosyphilis is rather an unusual cause of dementia characterized by a rapidly progressive course and psychiatric symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This article reports a rare case of active neurosyphilis in a man with mild to moderate dementia and marked hippocampal atrophy, mimicking early onset Alzheimer's disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Kluver-Bucy Syndrome

    A patient with dementia and features of the Klüver-Bucy syndrome was treated for verbal, physical, and sexually aggressive behavior disturbances.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The presence of profound dementia in our patient supports the previous assertion that human cases of KBS are invariably associated with severe cognitive dysfunction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a patient with dementia and Klüver-Bucy syndrome who presented 17 years after radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Hydrocephalus

    Treatment Normal pressure hydrocephalus is one of the few causes of dementia that can be controlled or reversed with treatment.[alz.org] In some instances of NPH, dementia can be reversed by shunt placement.[aans.org] Mild dementia that involves loss of interest in daily activities, forgetfulness, difficulty completing routine tasks and short-term memory loss.[alz.org]

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  • Mercury Poisoning

    This is often labeled as dementia, autism, ADHD, Parkinson’s, depression, migraines, and more.[lahealthyliving.com] […] those listed below in an effort to diagnose the patient's condition from the many diseases [such as Parkinson's, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ( ALS , Lou Gehrig's Disease), dementia[emedicinehealth.com]

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  • Disorganized Schizophrenia

    From Kraepelin, Emil Dementia praecox and paraphrenia , Chapter IX "Frequency and Causes", Chicago Medical Book.[ipfs.io] From Kraepelin, Emil Dementia praecox and paraphrenia, Chapter IX "Frequency and Causes", Chicago Medical Book.[research.omicsgroup.org] […] institutions - hebephrenia , hebephrenic schizophrenia , disorganized type schizophrenia , disorganised schizophrenia [Brit], disorganised type schizophrenia [Brit] Type of: dementia[wordwebonline.com]

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  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    […] paranoid delusions, perception of slowed time, conjunctival injection, impaired judgment, social withdrawal, appetite, dry mouth, hallucinations largely psychological effects amotivational[medbullets.com] It belongs to a larger group of mental health problems known as “delirium, dementia, and amnestic and other cognitive disorders.”[addiction.com] Aluminum poisoning (impaired cognition or dialysis dementia in patients with end-stage renal disease) has been nearly eliminated now that dialysates no longer contain aluminum[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    […] mucopolysaccharidosis. [3], [4], [5] Extreme unilateral dilation of Virchow-Robin spaces may also be encountered. [6] Large Virchow-Robin spaces (VRS) have been associated with age, dementia[annalsofian.org] […] forms of hydrocephalus, such as normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), can lead to a trio of symptoms which include difficulty walking (ataxia), confusion and memory loss (dementia[nervous-system-diseases.com] In some instances of NPH, dementia can be reversed by shunt placement.[aans.org]

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  • Vascular Dementia

    Praxis tests may be affected by amotivational performance and perseverative drawings in bvFTD.[doi.org] Vascular dementia (VaD) is the second most common cause of dementia and its prevalence increases after the sixth decade of life.[symptoma.com] dementia.[en.wikipedia.org]

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