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2,526 Possible Causes for Behavior Problem, Confusion, Personality Change

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Liver disease, severe depression, high blood pressure, obvious change in personal appearance… you name it.[allaboutrecoveryinc.com] 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

    Classic symptoms of a chronic subdural hematoma include recurring headaches , personality changes, fatigue and dementia.[health-tutor.com] 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]

  • Schizophrenia

    Initially, the disease presents as mild personality changes, slight paranoia and increased moodiness.[symptoma.com] Copy number variants of schizophrenia susceptibility loci are associated with a spectrum of speech and developmental delays and behavior problems.[doi.org] They usually don’t remember the treatment itself, and may experience a brief period of confusion following ECT.[schizophrenic.com]

  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    changes What is the survival rate for low grade astrocytomas w/ full excision?[quizlet.com] 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]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    The specific neurological sequelae included headaches, irritability, personality changes, confusion, and loss of memory.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We herein report the case of a 65-year-old woman who presented with the subacute onset of dementia and subsequently developed abnormal behavior and a gait disturbance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This is the biggest headache for the physician, and it is an area where confusion is common.[doi.org]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Older patients may present with symptoms suggesting senile dementia or Alzheimer disease; memory loss, irritability, and personality changes are commonplace.[web.archive.org] Severe vitamin B12 deficiency can cause neurological problems, such as confusion, dementia, depression, and memory loss.[web.archive.org] changes (megaloblastic madness) Pernicious Anemia Prevention There is no way to prevent pernicious anemia, except in the rare cases caused by a dietary B12 deficiency, which[healthcommunities.com]

  • Wernicke Encephalopathy

    changes, anterograde and retrograde amnesia, and confabulation.[amboss.com] However, even if the person stops drinking and replenishes thiamine, symptoms of the disease (e.g., problem behaviors, agitation, lack of coordination, learning deficits)[caregiver.org] Two patients had confusion, ataxia, or ocular changes and low serum thiamine levels, which resolved with parenteral thiamine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    Symptoms may include headaches, personality changes (such as suddenly becoming depressed, anxious, or uninhibited), loss of balance, trouble concentrating, seizures, and incoordination[msdmanuals.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]

  • Temporal Lobe Tumor

    Location - Sphenoid Ridge Common Symptoms - Eye-bulging, decreased vision, paralysis of eye movement, seizures, memory difficulty, personality change, headache.[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] Tumors in the temporal lobe may be associated with behavioral problems, including aggression and rage attacks, which can be alleviated with surgical intervention.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] A person with Wernicke’s dysphasia may also suffer from a lack in comprehension, confusing them further.[livestrong.com]

  • Huntington's Disease

    During the interview, the patient's family revealed that he had a previous diagnosis of Huntington's disease; there was also a family history of personality changes preceding[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Behavioral Problems in Huntington’s Disease. A helpful guide for coping with and caring for individuals experiencing the behavioral symptoms of HD. Paulsen, J.[web.stanford.edu] The dementia symptom I noticed the most was how easily she was confused by things.[hdlf.org]

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