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51 Possible Causes for Coarse Tremor, Memory Defects, Progressive Memory Impairment

  • Parkinson's Disease

    Four motor symptoms are considered cardinal in PD: tremor, slowness of movement (bradykinesia), rigidity, and postural instability.The most common presenting sign is a coarse[en.wikipedia.org] Cognitive impairment affecting executive functions such as attention, recognition, working memory, and problem solving may also appear in the pre-motor phase and progressively[biolegend.com] […] neurologic disease that results in the irreversible loss of neurons, particularly in the cortex and hippocampus. 5 The clinical hallmarks are progressive impairment in memory[nejm.org]

  • Lyme Disease

    Before diagnosis, there was a progressively increasing onset of multiple symptoms that included attention span impairments, executive dysfunction, sensory hyperacusis, memory[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , such as impaired memory Heart rhythm irregularities Prevention The best way to prevent Lyme disease is to avoid areas where deer ticks live, especially wooded, bushy areas[mayoclinic.org] Untreated Lyme disease can cause: Chronic joint inflammation (Lyme arthritis), particularly of the knee Neurological symptoms, such as facial palsy and neuropathy Cognitive defects[mayoclinic.org]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    On the 27th day of exposure, the patient developed disorientation and memory impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Once again, the health risks of being interrupted during this method are serious, and can include memory defects and Parkinsonism, as well as dementia, psychosis, paralysis[lostallhope.com] This may result in cognitive defects, especially affecting memory and learning, and movement disorders.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Alcoholic Cerebellar Degeneration

    (poor attention, memory impairment) (66%) and cerebellar ataxia (56%)), chronic intractable diarrhea (since childhood) (50%) and bilateral Achilles tendon xanthomas (41%)[neuroweb.us] An identical memory defect ( Korsakoff's amnesia ) is caused by bilateral hippocampal damage .[neuropathology-web.org] The adult form is almost invariably characterized by juvenile cataract (97%), progressive neurological dysfunction (spastic paraplegia (often very prominent) (81%), low intelligence[neuroweb.us]

  • Parkinson-Dementia Syndrome

    Parkinson's disease dementia refers to the symptoms of Parkinson's that impair thought processes, mental function, and memory.[medicalnewstoday.com] […] of memory.[demneuropsy.com.br] Symptoms may include memory loss, trouble finding words, diminished attention span, and more.[dementiacarecentral.com]

  • Limbic Encephalitis

    tremor aggravated by stressful stimuli Hyponatraemia is more common than in CJD There is an association with teratomas such as ovarian dermoid cysts which is important as[ganfyd.org] A 68-year-old woman was admitted with progressive memory impairment and personality change.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There were also disorders of the working memory (backward digit span) and executive functions with an inhibition defect in the go/no go test (error rate of 4 of 40) and defective[jamanetwork.com]

  • Acute Cerebellar Ataxia

    (poor attention, memory impairment) (66%) and cerebellar ataxia (56%)), chronic intractable diarrhea (since childhood) (50%) and bilateral Achilles tendon xanthomas (41%)[neuroweb.us] Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis : This a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutation of the sterol 27-hydroxylase ( CYP27 ) gene and resulting in defective bile acid[neuroweb.us] The adult form is almost invariably characterized by juvenile cataract (97%), progressive neurological dysfunction (spastic paraplegia (often very prominent) (81%), low intelligence[neuroweb.us]

  • Toxic Encephalopathy

    The patient and his family noticed impaired short-term memory function and changes in affect in his early forties, which progressed until after he stopped working and was[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] deficit with preservation of remote memory and out of proportion to other cognitive defects.[dartmouth.edu] Some of the symptoms of the disease can include: Altered mental state Dementia Memory problems Cognitive impairments Trouble with concentration Lethargy Seizures Weakness[oshmanlaw.com]

  • Subacute Cerebellar Degeneration

    (poor attention, memory impairment) (66%) and cerebellar ataxia (56%)), chronic intractable diarrhea (since childhood) (50%) and bilateral Achilles tendon xanthomas (41%)[neuroweb.us] An identical memory defect ( Korsakoff's amnesia ) is caused by bilateral hippocampal damage .[neuropathology-web.org] The adult form is almost invariably characterized by juvenile cataract (97%), progressive neurological dysfunction (spastic paraplegia (often very prominent) (81%), low intelligence[neuroweb.us]

  • Delirium

    , irregular tremor, and delusions, vivid hallucinations, and wild, agitated behavior. delirium (dĭ-lîr′ē-əm) n. pl. delir·iums or delir·ia (-ē-ə) A temporary state of mental[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] in memory and attention Acute onset; most cases remit with correction of underlying medical condition Dementia Memory impairment Disorientation, agitation Chronic, slow onset[aafp.org] Poor short term memory, poor attention span Poor short term memory, attention less affected until severe Hallucinations Common, especially visual Often absent Delusions Fleeting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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