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208 Possible Causes for Circumoral Paresthesia, Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension

  • Hyperventilation

    THE hyperventilation syndrome, as seen in anxious, tense persons, is characterized by paresthesia of the extremities and circumoral area, sensations of lightheadedness and[nejm.org] […] or giddiness, profuse perspiration, and tingling sensations in the fingertips, face, or toes.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] hyperventilation syndrome a complex of symptoms that accompany hypocapnia caused by hyperventilation, including palpitation, a feeling of shortness of breath or air hunger, lightheadedness[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Acute Hyperventilation

    Abstract In 27 comatose patients with acute head injury, 45 paired studies of regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) were performed before and after hyperventilation. In total 676 regions were studied, and rCBF was calculated as initial slope index using the intracarotid washout technique of 133 Xe. The tests were[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Psychogenic Hyperventilation

    […] or giddiness, profuse perspiration, and tingling sensations in the fingertips, face, or toes.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] hyperventilation syndrome a complex of symptoms that accompany hypocapnia caused by hyperventilation, including palpitation, a feeling of shortness of breath or air hunger, lightheadedness[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Migraine

    Abstract The aim of this review was to summarize population-based studies reporting prevalence and/or incidence of chronic migraine (CM) and to explore variation across studies. A systematic literature search was conducted. Relevant data were abstracted and estimates were subdivided based on the criteria used in[…][oadoi.org]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Respiratory Alkalosis

    Acute respiratory alkalosis causes light-headedness, confusion, peripheral and circumoral paresthesias, cramps, and syncope.[msdmanuals.com] […] and peripheral paresthesias, carpopedal spasms, twitching and muscle weakness.[nurseslabs.com] […] limb paresthesias Cramps Tremor CNS Signs Ataxia Chvostek’s sign Tremor Encephalopathy Coma Seizure manifestations PNS Signs Myoclonus Tetany I have written about these[leonchaitow.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Islet Cell Tumor

    We report a case of an elderly gentleman with renal cell carcinoma presenting with the rare entity of non-islet cell tumor hypoglycemia (NICTH). Non-islet cell tumor hypoglycemia syndrome is caused by the tumor producing insulin-like growth factor II, causing hypoglycemia. The syndrome is most commonly associated with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Metabolic Alkalosis

    paresthesia Muscle twitching, weakness Dizziness May exhibit: Hypertonicity of muscles, tetany, tremors, convulsions, loss of reflexes Confusion, irritability, restlessness[nurseslabs.com] […] intake; excessive ingestion of licorice Recurrent indigestion/heartburn with frequent use of antacids/baking soda NEUROSENSORY May report: Tingling of fingers and toes; circumoral[nurseslabs.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Alkalosis

    2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 276.3 Alkalosis 2015 Billable Thru Sept 30/2015 Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015 ICD-9-CM 276.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 276.3 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015.[…][icd9data.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Ciguatera Poisoning

    There are lingual or circumoral paresthesias, painful paresthesias, reversed temperature sensation (i.e. hot objects feel cold and vice versa), dental pain, pruritus, arthralgias[symptoma.com] Neurologic symptoms may include the following: Lingual and circumoral paresthesias Painful paresthesias of the extremities Paradoxical temperature reversal (eg, cold objects[emedicine.medscape.com] paresthesias Painful paresthesias of the extremities Paradoxical temperature reversal (eg, cold objects feel hot and hot objects feel cold; classic symptom) Dental pain ([emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    A 71-year-old man, who was diagnosed with familial amyloidosis type I, was admitted for treatment of severe orthostatic hypotension associated with recurrent syncopal attacks[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract A 60-year-old male with recurrent syncopal attacks presented with orthostatic hypotension on the head-up tilt test.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On examination, severe orthostatic hypotension was confirmed and autonomic tests were abnormal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Circumoral Paresthesia