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264 Possible Causes for Coma, Cough Headache, Obstructive Hydrocephalus

  • Subdural Hematoma

    Postoperative data obtained included Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS), and follow-up period.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Headache severity may increase with coughing, straining, and exercise. Nausea and vomiting may occur.[ahcmedia.com] KEYWORDS: Cerebral ventriculomegaly; Congenital hydrocephalus; Intracranial hypertension; Newborn; Obstructive hydrocephalus; Subdural hematoma; Ventricular atrium diverticulum[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    If people are in a coma or have difficulty breathing, herniation may be developing.[merckmanuals.com] Common symptoms include: headaches (often worse in the morning and when coughing or straining) fits (seizures) regularly feeling sick or vomiting memory problems or changes[nhs.uk] Symptoms, as a result of a mass effect from the tumour or due to obstructive hydrocephalus, include morning headaches, nausea, vomiting, diplopia (a manifestation of sixth[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Astrocytoma of the Brain

    […] side effects of surgery in this difficult-to-reach portion of the brain were troubling: brain swelling, facial tics, balance and coordination problems, weakness, and even coma[upmc.com] Common symptoms include: headaches (often worse in the morning and when coughing or straining) fits (seizures) regularly feeling sick or vomiting memory problems or changes[nhs.uk] Other Management Issues Shunts Roughly 50% of children with brain stem tumors will develop obstructive hydrocephalus requiring a shunt, at some time during the course of their[roryd.org]

  • Brain Abscess

    The predictivefactor of a favorable outcome was Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score 13 to 15 (OR 14.64; 95% CI 2.70-79.34; p 0.02).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE REPORT A 56 year old man was admitted to our institution with a 2 week history of headache and vomiting, dry non productive cough and low grade fever.[ajns.paans.org] hydrocephalus will commonly be seen when intraventricular spread has occurred MRI MRI is more sensitive than CT.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Ventricular Hemorrhage

    RESULTS: There were no significant differences in gender, age, blood pressure, Glasgow Coma Scale, Graeb score, intracerebral hemorrhage volume on admission, and IVH volume[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] May occur when lying flat May awaken patient from sleep May increase with change in position May increase with bending, straining, and coughing Loss of coordination Loss[snc.md] METHODS: Patients with intracerebral hemorrhage, severe IVH, and obstructive hydrocephalus with the need for external ventricular drainage were treated with IVF through external[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Arnold Chiari Malformation

    Intracerebral hemorrhage, coma Intracerebral hemorrhage, w coma and brain compression Intracerebral hemorrhage, with brain compression Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage[icd9data.com] Pascual J: Primary cough headache. Curr Pain Headache Rep 2005, 9 :272–276. PubMed Google Scholar 10.[doi.org] Variable other central nervous system abnormalities might be present (partial or complete agenesis of the corpus callosum, a small fourth ventricle, obstructive hydrocephalus[orpha.net]

  • Malignant Glioma

    Common symptoms include: headaches (often worse in the morning and when coughing or straining) fits (seizures) regularly feeling sick or vomiting memory problems or changes[nhs.uk] hydrocephalus.)[hopkinsmedicine.org] The headaches, which can be accompanied by vomiting in the morning, may get worse with coughing or exercise or a change in position, such as kneeling.[nbcnews.com]

  • Meningeal Tuberculosis

    RESULTS: Univariate analysis showed age 40 years, Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score 40 years was a risk factor for mortality when HIV patients were included (P 0.049) as well[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical case histories CASE HISTORY 1 A 57 year old woman was admitted with a 5 day history of fever, cough, neck stiffness, headache, and confusion.[jnnp.bmj.com] However, surgery is required for patients with obstructive hydrocephalus and those in poor grades.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage

    Alpha-frequency coma (AC) is a rare finding in comatose patients and is generally associated with a poor prognosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] abdominal pain constipation diarrhea lightheadedness drowsiness fatigue headache sleep problems (insomnia) loss of taste loss of appetite nausea vomiting dry mouth sores[rxlist.com] Patients with an intraventricular haematoma with no evidence of obstructive hydrocephalus were also excluded from the study.[biomedcentral.com]

  • Arnold-Chiari Malformation Type 1

    Intracerebral hemorrhage, coma Intracerebral hemorrhage, w coma and brain compression Intracerebral hemorrhage, with brain compression Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage[icd9data.com] General Chiari Malformation Symptoms The Chiari malformation without syringomyelia can cause neck pain and occipital (base of the skull) headaches with coughing, exertion[neckandback.com] In symptomatic patients, it is associated with: spinal diseases - 50% of cases: syringomyelia hydromyelia cranial disorders - 10% of cases: obstructive hydrocephalus Links[gpnotebook.co.uk]

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