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235 Possible Causes for Ataxia, Coma, Risk of Cancer Possibly Increased

  • Alcohol Abuse

    Confusion Memory problems Concentration problems Alcohol poisoning Breathing problems Car crashes and other accidents Risky behavior Violent behavior Suicide and homicide Coma[itmattersks.org] Recent FDA warning of metabolic acidosis, especially with renal or liver disease None Consider interactions withother anticonvulsant drugs. 53 Dizziness, somnolence, ataxia[aafp.org] But it is not clear whether alcohol use after treatment might increase the risk of these cancers coming back (recurring).[cancer.org]

  • Head Injury

    Keywords Head Injury Glasgow Coma Scale Injury Severity Score Glasgow Coma Scale Score Severe Head Injury These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors.[doi.org] National Ataxia Foundation : Information, resources and support.[headinjury.com] X-rays are a form of radiation which increases the risk of cancer over your lifetime.[choosingwiselycanada.org]

  • Stroke

    Sutter R, Kaplan PW (2012) Electroencephalographic patterns in coma: when things slow down. Epileptologie 29: 201–209. 27.[aimspress.com] The first patient (female, 50 years old) had dysarthria, nystagmus and trunk ataxia on admission. Her blood alcohol level was 2.3‰.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] reflecting increased risks of therapy for blood-pressure reduction or reverse causation due to conditions that may be associated with blood-pressure reduction (such as cancer[doi.org]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    Severe cases cause coma and even death. Gastrinomas Many of these tumors are typically either malignant or have malignant potential.[symptoma.com] […] causes such as other malignancies - a risk that in general increases with age-prostate cancer, unknown primary or even non-malignant causes, such as hepatic abscesses, in[jcmtjournal.com] Insulinomas can cause additional symptoms including irritability, confusion, weakness, tremors, loss of muscular coordination (ataxia), palpitations, a rapid heartbeat (tachycardia[rarediseases.org]

  • Hypothyroidism

    Myxedema coma is a medical emergency that must be treated in the hospital.[nlm.nih.gov] Hypothyroidism should be considered in all cases of cerebellar ataxia as it is a reversible cause of ataxia. [Indexed for MEDLINE] Free full text[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is an association between chronic thyroiditis and thyroid nodules, but whether this association is related to an increased risk of thyroid cancer is controversial. 7[racgp.org.au]

  • Organophosphate Poisoning

    Abstract The aim of this study was to investigate effectiveness of the poisoning severity score (PSS), Glasgow coma scale (GCS), and corrected QT (QTc) interval in predicting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nicotinic and muscarinic Ach receptors in theAch receptors in the CNS sympathetic system• Confusion • Excessive sweating• Agitation Other effects• Respiratory failure• Ataxia[slideshare.net] The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), found that organophosphates may possibly increased cancer risk.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Benzene Poisoning

    The dangers of poisoning va ... ry widely, from minor annoyances to coma and death.[sharecare.com] Acute benzene exposure results in classic symptoms of CNS depression such as dizziness, ataxia, and confusion.[nap.edu] In concordance, lower NK cytotoxicity increases the risk for cancer, as well.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dieldrin Poisoning

    Headache, dizziness, or paresthesias of the face, tongue, and extremities Ingestion produces the following manifestations: Nausea and vomiting Confusion, tremor, myoclonus, coma[emedicine.medscape.com] Worse cases included ataxia (typically loss of balance), blindness or reduced vision, and death resulting from central nervous system failure.[en.wikipedia.org] In addition to their deadly chemicals, studies note Monsanto’s GMOs increase human allergy susceptibility, suppress the immune system and possibly cause autism and cancer.[reset.me]

  • Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

    The patient had BANP and developmental regression when he regained consciousness from a coma, and the signs had persisted for 6-months. BANP can be a symptom of ADEM.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cerebellar ataxia can have many causes despite normal neuroimaging.[en.wikipedia.org] Such treatments are used less commonly due to their possible risk factors, including but not limited to increased risk of cancers in teenagers and adults, [49] tuberculosis[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hypertension

    In 1994, an independent advisory panel, COMA (the Committee on Medical Aspects of Food and Nutrition Policy), appointed by the Government reviewed all of the evidence and[dx.doi.org] […] cats with hypertensive encephalopathy. 64, 65 Studies have reported neurological signs in 15-46% of hypertensive cats, 7, 20, 57, 66, 67 including disorientation, seizures, ataxia[doi.org] In order to side with caution, patients should be advised to drink as little as possible for many reasons, including increased risk of cancer and injury, to name a few, 15[doi.org]

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