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916 Possible Causes for Behavior Problem, Confusion, Mild Cognitive Impairment

  • Hypoglycemia

    Some diabetes medications increase the risk of hypoglycemia, as can inadequate nutrition, cognitive impairment, and other factors.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] For physicians, if the cause of abnormal behavior cannot be detected, hypoglycemia should be suspected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[web.archive.org]

  • Hyponatremia

    Abstract Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte disorder and also a predictor of mild cognition impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] behavior. [21] Psychosis after a seizure is relatively common, occurring in between 6 and 10% of people. [22] Often people do not remember what occurred during this time.[en.wikipedia.org] Moderate - personality change, muscle cramps and weakness, confusion, ataxia. Severe - drowsiness.[patient.info]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    […] associated impairment in emotional processes and social cognition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Alcohol intoxication causes behavior problems and mental changes.[mayoclinic.org] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subdural Hematoma

    Página 64 - Report of the medical consultants on the diagnosis of death to the President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral[books.google.es] Confusion and headache appears to be the most common presenting features as it is seen in as much as 90% to 56% of cases.[symptoma.com] […] in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research. ‎[books.google.es]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Because PA may affect the nervous system, symptoms may also include difficulty in proprioception, memory changes, mild cognitive impairment (including difficulty concentrating[en.wikipedia.org] Severe vitamin B12 deficiency can cause neurological problems, such as confusion, dementia, depression, and memory loss.[web.archive.org] cognitive impairment (including difficulty concentrating and sluggish responses, colloquially referred to as brain fog ), and even psychoses, impaired urination, [17] loss[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    He also described poorly defined problems with cognition. He did not report the impairment of speech, language, or comprehension.[surgicalneurologyint.com] Increased pressure can lead to general symptoms such as: Headache Nausea Vomiting Blurred vision Balance problems Personality or behavior changes Seizures Drowsiness or even[cancer.org] (33%), motor deficits in 3 (33%), language difficulties in 2 (22%), sensory deficits in 2 (22%), visual field deficits in 2 (22%), psychiatric manifestations in 2 (22%), confusion[thefreelibrary.com]

  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    Cognitive deficits, learning problems, and behavioral problems often occur.[hawaii.edu] Patient described 2 types of spells: the first type consisted of staring spells lasting from a few seconds to a few minutes and they were associated with confusion, but no[austinpublishinggroup.com] A man is standing by his confused wife. (Image: Dean Mitchell/iStock/Getty Images) The frontal lobe serves many important functions.[livestrong.com]

  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    cognitive impairment, so stated G31.85 Corticobasal degeneration G31.89 Other specified degenerative diseases of nervous system G31.9 Degenerative disease of nervous system[icd10data.com] Lethargy, irritability, mood swings and confusion have been registered in SCD patients. Dementia is a rare finding.[symptoma.com] Reductions in the size of certain structures of the brain were found to be predictive for mild cognitive impairment and progression to dementia.[britannica.com]

  • Insulinoma

    We report a case of insulinoma in a 55 years old female who presented with episodes of abnormal behavior and altered sensorium.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] When a patient manifests abnormal behavior during the night and early morning, glucose monitoring should be performed, especially during the night and early morning.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myxedema

    A 56-year-old woman, who had not received medical care for 30 years, presented to the emergency department with progressively worsening fatigue and confusion.[nejm.org] I have seen stuff about coma, death and brain damage from myxedema and now I am confused and wondering if I should be calling emergency...?![healthunlocked.com] These life-threatening symptoms may occur: Mental deterioration such as apathy, confusion, and psychosis Extremely low body temperature (hypothermia) Extremely slow heartbeat[myhealth.alberta.ca]

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