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1,259 Possible Causes for Apathy, Irritability

  • Dementia

    A 42-year-old woman presented with a 6-month history of diffuse headache of moderate intensity and gradual onset of generalized weakness, imbalance, apathy, memory decline[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We have also developed a hierarchical information fusion approach for detecting agitation, irritability and aggression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These include changes in mood, such as increased irritability, depression, and anxiety. They also include changes in personality and behavior.[healthinaging.org]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Moderate dehydration: apathy, tiredness, dizziness, muscle cramps, dry tongue, sunken eyes, reduced skin elasticity, postural hypotension (systolic blood pressure 90 mm Hg[patient.info] Such children usually exhibit irritability (fussiness), lack of appetite (anorexia), and gas as signals of their discomfort.[ambishoppeds.com] The most common cause of gastroenteritis is due to the action of microbes or toxins, which irritate the lining in these areas of the gastrointestinal tract (gut) and affect[healthhype.com]

  • Acrodynia

    These include: depression, apathy, fretfulness, loss of appetite, social withdrawal, photophobia sweating, hypotonia, misery, slurring or loss of speech, and insomnia.[worldmercuryproject.org] Medical attention was sought for a 23-month-old toddler because of anorexia, weight loss, irritability, profuse sweating, peeling and redness of his fingers and toes, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] extremities, cold and clammy skin, profuse sweating, digestive disturbances, photophobia, polyneuritis, extreme irritability alternating with periods of listlessness and apathy[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Bipolar Disorder

    Some symptoms of OSA are the same as the symptoms of depression: daytime drowsiness, cognitive dysfunction, decreased drive, apathy, depressed mood, anhedonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This condition is marked by irritability and sudden mood swings, and has no specific diagnostic criteria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Aside from depressed mood, depression episodes may also be accompanied by sleep problems, apathy or agitation, loss of energy, suicidal thoughts and more, according to the[livescience.com]

  • Huntington's Disease

    Apathy severity increases in the motormanifest stages of Huntington's disease. HDGECs can adequately assess their level of apathy on a self-report questionnaire.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In multivariate regression analyses, both suicidal ideation and suicidal behavior were associated with a depressed mood, and to a lesser extend to irritability.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Depression, irritability/aggression, and frontal lobe personality changes are common presentations of HDL2 and are comparable to classic HD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pellagra

    At the same time, there was noticeable improvement in the patient's depression and apathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A few weeks later, the patient developed nervousness, irritability, insomnia and, consequently, delusional ideas and hallucinations, for which he had to be hospitalized.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These are commonly seen as irritability, poor concentration, anxiety, fatigue, restlessness, apathy and depression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Powassan Encephalitis

    Gradually she developed features of parkinsonism (micrographia, hypomimia, gait festination with en-bloc turning, decreased arm swing bilaterally, bradykinesia) with apathy[neurology.org] In addition, gastrointestinal irritation and skin rash may be seen.[symptoma.com]

  • Graves Disease

    […] measurement of vitals is rate of percieved exertion. [4] Percautions/Symptoms related to hypothyroidism (if patient on medication or post surgical) [4] Excessive fatigue and apathy[physio-pedia.com] […] diffuse goiter, Flajani–Basedow–Graves disease The classic finding of exophthalmos and lid retraction in Graves' disease Specialty Endocrinology Symptoms Enlarged thyroid , irritability[en.wikipedia.org] ˈgrāvz- \ Definition of Graves' disease : a common form of hyperthyroidism that is an autoimmune disease characterized by goiter, rapid and irregular heartbeat, weight loss, irritability[merriam-webster.com]

  • Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease

    Agitation, apathy and mood swings. Rapidly worsening confusion, disorientation, and problems with memory, thinking, planning and judgment. Difficulty walking.[alz.org] Other clinical manifestations were progressive gait problems, language deterioration, presence of primitive reflexes and irritability.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] injury include dizziness and loss of balance (vertigo), headache, blurred vision, memory and cognitive (thinking) problems, sleeping problems, restlessness, irritability, apathy[dementiacarecentral.com]

  • Brain Concussion

    Stern listed symptoms of CTE: "Changes in mood, like depression and apathy. "Changes in behavior — such as impulse control problems, rage and aggression.[nbcnews.com] Furthermore, a concussion is known for producing various neurological changes that are primarily related to behavior and cognition - emotional lability, depression, and irritability[symptoma.com] ; irritability, tearfulness or feeling down Sensitive to light and sound Suffer from cloudy thinking If these sequelae exist then bed rest is not necessary, but it is good[braininjury-explanation.com]

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