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18 Possible Causes for Cardiomyopathy, Foaming at the Mouth, Hyperreflexia

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    […] pneumothorax or pneumo-mediastinum (especially among drug smokers), endocarditis or pneumonia (especially among injection drug users), pulmonary embolus, myocarditis or cardiomyopathy[basicmedicalkey.com] […] are higher still, disassociation can become severe and response to external stimuli is impaired, with combativeness, ataxia, dysarthria, muscular hypertonicity, nystagmus, hyperreflexia[merckmanuals.com] Sympathomimetic effects are common, particularly pupillary dilation, hyperreflexia, piloerection, tachycardia, and increases in blood pressure.[basicmedicalkey.com]

  • Mercury Poisoning

    The medical examiner determined the cause of death to be cardiac arrhythmia resulting from hypocalcemia associated with EDTA infusion and vacuolar cardiomyopathy.[web.archive.org] […] poisoning is a result of industrial pollution; causes gastrointestinal or central nervous system manifestations including stomatitis, diarrhea, headaches, ataxia, tremor, hyperreflexia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] poisoning is usually a result of industrial poisoning and causes gastrointestinal or central nervous system manifestations including stomatitis, diarrhea, ataxia, tremor, hyperreflexia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Acrodynia

    Beer drinker’s cardiomyopathy was diagnosed in alcoholics in Quebec, and later Minnesota, during a brief period in the 1970s when cobalt was added to beer on tap to stabilize[emedicine.com] […] hemolysis, acute renal failure (Cr 6 ingestion) Pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer (inhalation) No clear reference standard NAC (experimental) Cobalt Beer drinker’s (dilated) cardiomyopathy[emedicine.com]

  • Preeclampsia

    Postpartum cardiomyopathy was diagnosed afterward by echocardiography.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] hypertension with proteinuria presenting after 20 weeks of gestation, and depending on mild or severe forms may initially present with severe headache, visual disturbances, and hyperreflexia[orpha.net] The patient’s face initially may become distorted, with protrusion of the eyes, and foaming at the mouth may occur. Respiration ceases for the duration of the seizure.[emedicine.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] High formation foam with medium-high density. Smells like a true strong golden ale, a little bit woody and dry, with a touch of dry fruits at the end.[ratebeer.com]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    Alcoholic cardiomyopathy: In alcoholic cardiomyopathy, the long-term use of alcohol leads to hear failure.[healthline.com] Effects of this "adrenergic storm" can include (but are not limited to) tachycardia, hypertension, hyperthermia, hyperreflexia, diaphoresis, heart attack, cardiac arrhythmia[house.wikia.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]

  • Eclampsia

    This case of eclampsia-related stress-induced cardiomyopathy is a distinct entity from peripartum cardiomyopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] (NICHD) Definition (MSH) Onset of HYPERREFLEXIA; SEIZURES; or COMA in a previously diagnosed pre-eclamptic patient (PRE-ECLAMPSIA).[fpnotebook.com] The patient’s face initially may become distorted, with protrusion of the eyes, and foaming at the mouth may occur. Respiration ceases for the duration of the seizure.[emedicine.com]

  • Scorpion Sting

    Cardiomyopathy, cardiogenic shock or acute pulmonary oedema are well recognised complications of scorpion sting envenomation occurring in about 1-3% of patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] minutes after the sting and include CNS manifestations such as irritability, anxiety, hyperthermia, excitability, agitation, visual changes, nausea, vomiting, nystagmus, hyperreflexia[scielo.br] […] at the mouth, and symptoms of methamphetamine exposure.[medicaldaily.com]

  • 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] Autonomic hyperreflexia emerged while the drugs were being tapered, which suggests a parallel to the hypersensitivity to environmental stimuli seen in tetanus, with a general[nejm.org] […] at the mouth the dropping of the lower jaw (in dogs) paralysis of the jaw, mouth and throat muscles[web.archive.org]

  • Uncinate Seizure

    […] apnea, overeating Yes NCSE/CP None Acute respiratory failure Refractory 7 56 M Acute hepatic encephalopathy, alcoholic Alteration of consciousness Yes NCSE/CP None Takotsubo cardiomyopathy[f1000research.com] Tetany – The neuromuscular hyperexcitability of nerves and muscles manifested through twitches, cramps or laryngospasms with inspiratory stridor, hyperreflexia and choreiform[webmanmed.com] […] or frothing at the mouth; effects of the seizure on the vital signs; and changes in skin color or profuse perspiration.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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