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43 Possible Causes for Cognitive Defect, Malaise, Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis

  • Brain Abscess

    Clinical features: The earliest stage where the brain tissue is invaded (stage of encephalitis) is marked by the presence of headache, fever, malaise and vomiting.[sites.google.com] A frontal abscess would typically present with cognitive deficits, poor concentration, aphasia, grand mal seizures, and hemiparesis.[symptoma.com] Symptoms include fever, malaise, irritability, severe headache, convulsions, vomiting, and other signs of intracranial hypertension.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) using the Gamma Knife (GK) is now being increasingly utilized for the treatment of brain metastases. However, there are a few reported cases of SRS-induced brain neoplasms. We herein report the case of a Japanese woman with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harboring[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Intracerebral Hematoma

    Intracranial hematoma secondary to superior sagittal sinus thrombosis is a well described, but rare event.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a case of interval resolution of a intracerebral hematoma in a patient with thrombosis of the sagittal sinus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    Early complications of bacterial meningitis include seizures, raised intracranial pressure (seen in the image below), cerebral venous thrombosis, sagittal sinus thrombosis[emedicine.medscape.com] Meningococcal meningitis typically starts like the flu, with the sudden onset of an intense headache, fever, sore throat, nausea, vomiting, and malaise.[medicinenet.com] sinus thrombosis, and hydrocephalus.[patient.info]

  • Cerebral Vein Thrombosis

    Cerebral vein thrombosis, also called superior sagittal sinus thrombosis, is a well recognized clinical and radiologic entity associated with a variety of medical disorders[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 40-year-old man developed general malaise, dizziness and progressive headache 1 week after acute haemorrhagic conjunctivitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] children, cerebral sinovenous thrombosis, dural sinus thrombosis, sagittal sinus thrombosis, and sinus thrombosis.[medlink.com]

  • Behçet Disease

    Presentation [ 1 ] Nonspecific symptoms include tiredness, malaise, muscle pains, and transient fevers. Headaches can be common.[patient.info] (B) Magnetic resonance imaging and (C) magnetic resonance angiography demonstrating superior sagittal sinus thrombosis.[doi.org] Although oligozoospermia, amenorrhea, or dysmenorrhea, malaise, hair loss, gastrointestinal complaints (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea), and hematologic side effects are recorded[behcets.info]

  • Subdural Empyema

    Malaise, fever, and declining mental status can occur rapidly. Complications can include dural venous thrombosis, parenchymal abscess, epidural abscess , and meningitis.[epilepsy.com] Dural attachments, especially at sutures, and the sagittal sinus contain the infection.[emedicine.medscape.com] Fever, a persistent headache, nausea, vomiting and malaise are often reported at the outset, along with symptoms relating to the source of infection.[healthhype.com]

  • Pneumococcal Meningitis

    SAGITTAL SINUS.[path.upmc.edu] FINAL PATHOLOGIC DIAGNOSES: SEVERE, ACUTE PNEUMOCOCCAL MENINGO-ENCEPHALO-RADICULITIS WITH ACUTE HYPOXIC ENCEPHALOPATHY, MODERATE BRAIN EDEMA AND EARLY THROMBOSIS OF THE SUPERIOR[path.upmc.edu]

  • Cerebral Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    Conclusion This report details a case of sagittal sinus thrombosis in an 18-year-old male with concomitant immune thrombocytopenic purpura.[actamedicaphilippina.com.ph] Other side-effects include malaise and muscle and joint pains.[netdoctor.co.uk] The blood condition causes a disruption to the blood supply, which could cause the following early warning signs or symptoms of TTP: headaches confusion malaise fever difficulty[youhavealawyer.com]

  • Hypothyroidism

    She presented to our hospital with sudden-onset general malaise, edema, and hoarseness with an elevated thyroid-stimulating hormone (373.3 μIU/ml) level and very low triiodothyronine[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis induced by thyrotoxicosis. J Neurosurg. 2001 ; 94 : 130–132.[stroke.ahajournals.org] Defects in memory and attention may also be present.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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