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70 Possible Causes for Cardiomyopathy, Confusion, Foaming at the Mouth

  • Amanita Phalloides Poisoning

    False elevations of cardiac markers may confuse the clinicians in differential diagnosis of myocardial infarction in ED.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At least some of the confusion comes from varying definitions and uses of the terms "toxic" and "poisonous".[erowid.org] Other symptoms : • Diarrhea, • Fever, • Headache, • Weakness, • Drowsiness, • Dizziness, sweating, • Confusion, and hallucination. 13.[slideshare.net]

  • Ergotism

    This phenomenon caused groups of people to dance through the streets of cities— often speaking nonsense and/or foaming at the mouth— until they finally collapsed from exhaustion[damninteresting.com] As a result of early imprecision in disease specificity and diagnosis, physicians confused ergotism with the plague and a variety of other diseases including leprosy, anthrax[cambridge.org] […] outbreak of something akin to ergot poisoning occurred in the French village of Pont-Saint-Esprit in 1951, resulting in five deaths. [6] The outbreak, and the diagnostic confusion[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Lead Poisoning

    The poet describes a frothing mouth, asperity of the tongue, and dry throat, together with dry retching, chills, delusions, and overwhelming fatigue.[penelope.uchicago.edu] Symptoms include abdominal pain, confusion, headaches, irritability and can result in seizures, coma and death.[dailymail.co.uk] […] like a bunch of lead paint chips — and therefore have a high level of lead in their blood, they may have noticeable symptoms such as headache, constipation, vomiting, or confusion[health.harvard.edu]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    Alcoholic cardiomyopathy: In alcoholic cardiomyopathy, the long-term use of alcohol leads to hear failure.[healthline.com] They will start foaming at the mouth – the foam is sometimes mixed with blood – and they can choke to death on it.[alcorehab.org] Clinical characteristics include CONFUSION; DELUSIONS; vivid HALLUCINATIONS; TREMOR; agitation; insomnia; and signs of autonomic hyperactivity (e.g., elevated blood pressure[ebi.ac.uk]

  • Rabies

    An electrocardiogram showed sinus tachycardia with diffuse ST--T wave changes, and an echocardiogram indicated high systemic vascular resistance and secondary cardiomyopathy[cdc.gov] Once it enters the saliva glands and produces foaming of the mouth, it is considered advanced and highly contagious.[petful.com] Progressive Rabies Symptoms As the disease progresses, neurological symptoms appear and may include: Insomnia Anxiety Confusion Slight or partial paralysis Excitation Hallucinations[rabies.emedtv.com]

  • Delirium

    Counseling Going to support groups (such as Alcoholics Anonymous) Treatment may be needed for other medical problems that can occur with alcohol use, including: Alcoholic cardiomyopathy[medlineplus.gov] On mouth, the woody and dry thing comes up. At the end of the sip, a light-bitter taste. The aftertaste comes dry and with a high bitterness.[ratebeer.com] Confusion, introduced by French workers during the second half of the century, referred to a syndrome wider than (but including) delirium.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Based on her clinical signs and symptoms, we suspect that the pulmonary edema was caused by takotsubo cardiomyopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Assess for signs of hypoxia: restlessness, confusion, headache. 22.[slideshare.net] It causes confusion, clumsiness, and stumbling. The first signs may be uncharacteristic behaviour such as laziness, excessive emotion or violence.[altitude.org]

  • Epilepsy

    […] characterized by a lack of subcutaneous adipose tissue and precocious metabolic syndrome with insulin resistance, resulting in diabetes, dyslipidaemia, hepatic steatosis, cardiomyopathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] at the mouth, and was speechless. ' The assumption that Caesar suffered from epilepsy is backed by several sources dating back to Roman times.[epilepsiemuseum.de] He did indicate episodic confusion pointing towards possibility of more occurrences.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    Incidence and patterns of cardiomyopathy in carbon monoxide-poisoned patients with myocardial injury. Clin Toxicol (Phila) . 2016 Apr 11. 1-7. [Medline] .[emedicine.medscape.com] “I guess my buddy said when they pulled me out of there I was drooling and foaming at the mouth. Like I say, I’m lucky to be here,” Thetreau said.[minnesota.cbslocal.com] This is the biggest headache for the physician, and it is an area where confusion is common.[doi.org]

  • Generalized Clonic or Tonic-Clonic Seizures

    The severe phenotype is homogeneous and is characterized by early infantile-onset epileptic encephalopathy and, often, cardiomyopathy.[mendelian.co] […] at the mouth) ( Bladin and Eadie 2010 ).[medlink.com] Consciousness returns slowly, and the person may be drowsy, confused, agitated, or depressed.[epilepsynewengland.org]

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