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652 Possible Causes for Coma, Shivering

  • Meningitis

    CoNS HAM occurred later after the last surgery than controls (17 vs. 12 days, p   0.029) and had higher Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score (14 vs. 13, p   0.038).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Limb/joint/muscle pain (sometimes with stomach pain/diarrhoea) Cold hand and feet/shivering Breathing fast/breathless Rash (anywhere on the body) Stiff neck (less common in[meningitis.org] Low Glasgow Coma Scale at admission was significantly associated with worse neurological outcome (P[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Accidental Hypothermia

    When the patient was seen in hospital, bradycardia (30.min-1), bradypnoea (5. min-1), scarcely reacting pupils, and Glasgow Coma Scale 3 were noted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As for the aggravate symptoms, 60.9% chose the wrong answer of more obvious shivering instead of the right one-absence of shivering (5.4%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On day three, he woke up from coma and was discharged from the intensive care unit after one week.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberculosis

    At admission, his consciousness had deteriorated to semi-coma, and his renal function also rapidly deteriorated to hepatorenal syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The rest of the body detects this change, then attempts to adjust to this new temperature by contracting muscles (shivers), making you feel chills.[wikihow.com] Tuberculous meningitis presents with headache, altered mental status, fever and sometimes coma.[symptoma.com]

  • Anaphylaxis

    Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic or hypersensitivity reaction, which is rapid in onset and sometimes can prove fatal. Although H2-antihistamines are often administered for emergency treatment in anaphylaxis, there is uncertainty about their effectiveness in this disease. To assess the benefits and harms of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Influenza

    Fatal avian influenza A (H5N1) in a child presenting with diarrhea followed by coma.[cidrap.umn.edu] This may be associated with severe headache, cough, and, as a result of the fever, intermittent sweating and shivering.[medinfo.co.uk] Accessed 7 July 2005. de Jong MD, Bach VC, Phan TQ, Vo MH, Tran TT, et al. (2005) Fatal avian influenza A (H5N1) in a child presenting with diarrhea followed by coma.[web.archive.org]

  • Sinusitis

    In such cases, the patient may experience mild personality changes, headache, altered consciousness, visual problems, and, finally, seizures, coma, and death.[web.archive.org] […] coloured mucus from the nose or down the back of the throat Loss of sense of smell or taste Bad breath/bad taste in the mouth Sore throat/cough Tiredness Temperature or shivers[allergy.org.au] Coma and lead to death. What Tests Diagnose Sinus Infections and Sinusitis?[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Heat Stroke

    In addition, pulmonary edema, coma, hypotension, and hyperpyrexia occurred.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Shivering increases the body temperature, countering the treatment being given.[symptoma.com] Abstract Heat stroke is a life-threatening condition which is characterised by nausea, vomiting, confusion, disorientation and coma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    […] developing a group A Streptococcus infection: A Nova Scotia woman landed in the hospital just days after giving birth earlier this month and had to be put in an induced coma[theglobeandmail.com] GETTY Infections caused by staph and strep bacteria can be lifethreatening "He was shivering and losing consciousness.[express.co.uk] Cellulitis can make you feel generally unwell, causing symptoms such as a high temperature, nausea, shivering and chills.[hse.ie]

  • Drug-induced Fever

    , pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome ) Neurological involvement, which may lead to meningitis and, encephalitis, polyneuritis, causing headache, seizures, coma[dermnetnz.org] The brain sets a new temperature for the body to achieve and it activiates mechanisms to achieve this (for example shivering).[stemlynsblog.org] However, a small subset of patients can present in extremis with high core temperatures, muscle rigidity, cardiovascular instability and coma.[stemlynsblog.org]

  • Dementia

    Jewell began refusing food altogether and soon slipped into a coma . Dr. Jewell and his children were with her when she died, at 89. Continue reading the main story[web.archive.org] Dementia is the darker side of the Shivering Isles and is home to paranoid and dangerous psychopaths. It is located on the southern side of the Shivering Isles.[elderscrolls.wikia.com] Jewell began refusing food altogether and soon slipped into a coma. Dr. Jewell and his children were with her when she died, at 89.[nytimes.com]

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