Create issue ticket

1,841 Possible Causes for Anxiety, Confusion, Difficulty Concentrating

  • Dementia

    Early-stage Stage 4: Moderate Cognitive Decline This stage includes difficulty concentrating, decreased memory of recent events, and difficulties managing finances or traveling[dementiacarecentral.com] The researchers noted that the subjects had self-reported various levels of anxiety, which may or may not meet the clinical diagnostic threshold of a psychiatric anxiety disorder[news.usc.edu] Treating conditions that can lead to confusion often greatly improve mental function.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Common problems in people recovering from ARDS include: memory problems, such as difficulty recalling certain words or remembering people's names difficulty concentrating[hse.ie] Furthermore, a substantial part of further ARDS patients suffer from depression (26-33%), anxiety (38-44%) or posttraumatic stress disorder (22-24%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] from losing too much blood, not having enough fluids in your body, or having heart problems, severe infections, or allergic reactions Shock makes you feel weak, dizzy, and confused[msdmanuals.com]

  • Brain Concussion

    concentrating Difficulty remembering/amnesia Visual problems For children who exhibit one symptom for a brief period of time, this may be a liberal definition.[nicklauschildrens.org] He smoked marijuana daily to relieve his headaches and anxiety, and had become verbally and physically abusive toward his wife.[latimes.com] For example, in the first few minutes after the injury, someone might be just slightly confused or appear a little bit dazed.[utswmed.org]

  • Insulinoma

    Symptoms that are seen in more serious cases of insulinoma may include: convulsions or seizures a rapid heart rate (greater than 95 beats per minute ) difficulty concentrating[healthline.com] Adrenergic symptoms resulting from the catecholaminergic response include weakness, anxiety, nausea, hunger, sweating, tremor, tachycardia, and palpitations.[symptoma.com] The clinical features of an insulinoma are fasting hypoglycemia with neuroglycopenic symptoms including confusion and unusual behavior, while hypertension is usually not associated[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Schizophrenia

    concentrating a feeling that you're being controlled by something outside yourself not feeling up to normal activities like washing, dressing or seeing friends.[youngminds.org.uk] Among the anxiety disorders, the evidence at present is most abundant for an association with obsessive-compulsive disorder.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They usually don’t remember the treatment itself, and may experience a brief period of confusion following ECT.[schizophrenic.com]

  • Depression

    concentrating, remembering details, and making decisions Feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness or guilt Persistent physical symptoms such as headaches, digestive problems[halfofus.com] Thirteen drawings based on the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale depicting symptoms of anxiety disorders and depression were drawn.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Older adults may: Seem angry and frustrated instead of sad Refuse to discuss anything having to do with mental health Seem confused and lost, and defensive about the confusion[luxury.rehabs.com]

  • Tuberous Sclerosis

    […] received any comprehensive evaluation or treatment for their anxiety disorder.[doi.org] It may be confused with autism. Bourneville, Désiré-Magloire, French physician, 1840-1909.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Can be confused with acne.[epilepsy.com]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Symptoms include excessive anxiety or worry, restlessness, fatigue, difficulty concentrating, and irritability.[web.archive.org] There are several different types of anxiety disorders. Examples include generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and social anxiety disorder.[web.archive.org] Clinicians should not confuse GAD with specific phobias, which have much more acute and traumatic symptoms.[psychcentral.com]

  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome

    concentrating nausea and vomiting/dry-retching, which can lead to weight loss palpitations headache, muscular pain and stiffness mild to moderate perceptual changes drug[promises.com] These usually include at least two of the following: tremors anxiety nausea vomiting headache an increased heart rate sweating irritability confusion insomnia nightmares high[healthline.com] […] in concentration, dry wretching and nausea, some weight loss, palpitations, headache, muscular pain and stiffness and a host of perceptual changes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

    Also, a person with POTS may suffer extreme fatigue, difficulty concentrating, migraines, anxiety, tremors, nausea, insomnia and fluctuation in body temperature.[luriechildrens.org] Her doctors said her symptoms must just be a panic attack or sign of an anxiety disorder. "I was getting sent home, and I was getting ignored," she says.[refinery29.com] Inappropriate sinus tachycardia (IST) is sometimes confused with POTS, especially because both occur in young women, but IST occurs independent of body position.[acc.org]

Similar symptoms