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2,103 Possible Causes for Behavior Problem, Confusion, Tremor

  • Hypoglycemia

    Hypothermia Low Apgar scores ( Stress (sepsis, respiratory distress, etc) Glucose screening is also recommended for infants with clinical signs consistent with hypoglycemia: Tremors[med.stanford.edu] 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]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Propranolol therapy decreased tremor more in the alcoholics than in essential tremor. The tremor of chronic alcoholism differs from essential tremor.[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]

  • Metabolic Encephalopathy

    Symptoms Symptoms of metabolic encephalopthy include: Confusion or agitation Disorientation Insomnia Forgetfulness Tremor (flapping tremor of the hands) Difficulty in speaking[symptoma.com] When further specified as a specific type, delirium is still classified in the section of ICD-9 reserved for mental and behavioral problems (located between drug-induced mental[icd10monitor.com] These include patients with known diabetes who experience symptoms of confusion due to low blood sugar.[healthcare-online.org]

  • Wernicke Encephalopathy

    Ophthalmoplegia includes impaired vision of normal eye movements, including nystagmus, or tremors and amblyopia.[thecenterforvisualmanagement.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]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Other symptoms that may be treated with drugs include seizures, vertigo, and tremor.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] weeks, and include progressive weakness on one side of the body or clumsiness of limbs, disturbance of vision, and changes in thinking, memory, and orientation leading to confusion[ocrevus.com] The confusion may arise because the disease modifying drugs for relapsing remitting MS are not available to people with primary progressive MS.[mstrust.org.uk]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Abstract Based on one patient's enthusiastic report, eight patients with multiple sclerosis, seriously disabled with tremor and ataxia, were given oral tetrahydrocannabinol[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Behavioral health problems including depression, suicidal thoughts or hallucinations.[avonex.com] In this review we describe conditions that may be confused with MS because they can present as lesions disseminated in time, space, or both.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insulinoma

    Adrenergic symptoms resulting from the catecholaminergic response include weakness, anxiety, nausea, hunger, sweating, tremor, tachycardia, and palpitations.[symptoma.com] 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]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    Symptoms Sweating Tremor Rapid heart rate Anxiety Hunger Dizziness Headache Clouding of vision Confusion Behavioral changes Convulsions Loss of consciousness Skin rash that[medicine.georgetown.edu] When the blood sugar gets too low patients can experience symptoms which include dizziness, confusion, abnormal behavior and even loss of consciousness.[rogelcancercenter.org] Because of its scarcity and the cytomorphologic similarity between plasma cells and endocrine cells, EMP of the pancreas may be confused with neuroendocrine (islet cell) tumors[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Huntington's Disease

    Thus there is a biotype in which the tremors are absent, but mental deterioration present; a biotype in which the tremors are not accompanied by mental deterioration; a biotype[doi.org] 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]

  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    I am to the point where I am confusing myself. My oncologist is at the Cleveland Clinic which I think is one of the better facilities in the country?[inspire.com] This is very confusing. The cancer is behaving like adenocarcinoma as it is very invasive.[netrf.org] Pancreatic cancer should not be confused with the term pancreatitis.[medicinenet.com]

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