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160 Possible Causes for Behavior Problem, Hypertension, Variable Hypoglycemia

  • Hypoglycemia

    On hospital day 8 the patient developed hypertensive emergency and was taken to the operating room for exploratory laparotomy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Glycemic variability portends increased risk for hypoglycemia and should be a focus of further research.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] For physicians, if the cause of abnormal behavior cannot be detected, hypoglycemia should be suspected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    The definition of hypertension has continuously evolved over the last 50 years. Hypertension is currently defined as a blood pressure greater than 140/90mmHg.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This highly variable prognosis is exemplified by patients that get encephalopathy from hypoglycemia.[medicinenet.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]

  • Metabolic Encephalopathy

    […] encephalopathy 2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code Type 1 Excludes alcoholic encephalopathy ( G31.2 ) encephalopathy in diseases classified elsewhere ( G94 ) hypertensive[icd10data.com] This highly variable prognosis is exemplified by patients that get encephalopathy from hypoglycemia.[medicinenet.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]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    A 22-year-old woman presented with lump in the left hypochondrium, refractory high-protein ascites and evidence of left-sided portal hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PNETs are functional or non-functional tumors and represent a heterogeneous group of neoplasms with extremely variable clinical behavior.[ec.bioscientifica.com] When the blood sugar gets too low patients can experience symptoms which include dizziness, confusion, abnormal behavior and even loss of consciousness.[rogelcancercenter.org]

  • Insulinoma

    The possible etiology of hypertension induced by an insulinoma is catecholamine release in response to hypoglycemia, which may cause acute hypertension through activation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A somatostatin analog, octreotide (100 to 500 mcg sc bid to tid), is variably effective and should be considered for patients with continuing hypoglycemia refractory to diazoxide[merckmanuals.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]

  • Myxedema

    […] to prevalence of the effect of alpha-adrenergic receptors, increased catecholamines, and increased systemic vascular resistance, causing some patients to have diastolic hypertension[emedicine.com] Serum potassium levels are extremely variable. Blood glucose levels are generally in the normal range, but severe hypoglycemia can occur.[emjournal.net]

  • Encephalopathy

    […] past because of hypertensive crises.[stroke.ahajournals.org] This highly variable prognosis is exemplified by patients that get encephalopathy from hypoglycemia.[medicinenet.com] Memory problems. See your doctor if you have concerns about your memory or other thinking (cognitive) or behavior problems. Personality or mood changes.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Cerebral Malaria

    Here we present a model in which the ultimate cause of death from CM is severe intracranial hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Autopsy findings are highly variable. 5, 12 The parasite produces an iron-based hemoglobin by-product, hemozoin, which often discolors the brain surface.[ajnr.org] .  Behavior and neuro-psychiatric disorders In children, behavior problems include: 1.[slideshare.net]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

    OBJECTIVE: To determine types and frequency of side effects of antihypertensive drugs in patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) type 2 and hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The choice of glycemic target also depends on consideration of other variables, such as risk for hypoglycemia, weight gain, and other drug-related adverse effects, as well[doi.org] This information will help the emergency care professional diagnose the problem and treat it appropriately.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Nephroblastoma

    An infant with severe hypertension who had a nephroblastoma which was secreting active renin is described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Variable complications of BWS include organomegaly, hypoglycemia, hemihypertrophy, genitourinary abnormalities, and, in about 5% of children embrional tumors.[termedia.pl] Intellectual disability is common, as are psychiatric and behavioral problems. The most common genitourinary anomaly in males is cryptorchidism.[invitae.com]

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