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399 Possible Causes for Confusion, Cyanosis, Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Hypovolemia

  • Amanita Phalloides Poisoning

    False elevations of cardiac markers may confuse the clinicians in differential diagnosis of myocardial infarction in ED.[] The fluid loss may progress to hypovolemia, electrolyte disturbances and circulatory shock. The levels of liver enzymes and bilirubin are usually normal at this stage.[] At least some of the confusion comes from varying definitions and uses of the terms "toxic" and "poisonous".[] Other symptoms : • Diarrhea, • Fever, • Headache, • Weakness, • Drowsiness, • Dizziness, sweating, • Confusion, and hallucination. 13.[]

  • Syncope

    […] feeling of cold, sweating, aura, pain in neck or shoulders, blurred vision Nature of the attack (eyewitness) Type of collapse (slumping or keeling over) skin colour (pallor, cyanosis[] Any significant persistence of confusion beyond a minute or two is critical, as this would suggest a postictal period and seizure.[] Anesthetists should be aware of the potential risk during cesarean delivery following the administration of nitroglycerin, fundal pressure, regional anesthesia, and hypovolemia[] ., giddiness, lightheadedness, tunnel vision, nausea, spots in the vision).[]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    (cardiac asthma), pooling of blood (stasis) in the general body (systemic) circulation or in the liver's (portal) circulation, swelling ( edema ), blueness or duskiness (cyanosis[] Depressive symptoms, however, sometimes are confused with the physical repercussions of heart failure.[] In acute failure the patient may look ill and exhausted and there may be cyanosis.[] Symptoms of heart failure Some of the most common symptoms you may experience are reduced energy, confusion, chest pain, shortness of breath and swelling in the legs.[]

    Missing: Hypovolemia
  • Hypoglycemia

    […] for infants with clinical signs consistent with hypoglycemia: Tremors, jitteriness, irritability Exaggerated Moro reflex High pitched cry Lethargy, listlessness, hypotonia Cyanosis[] What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[] Patients with hypovolemia may be more susceptible to these changes. Before initiating JARDIANCE, evaluate renal function and monitor thereafter.[] Symptoms may include: Jitteriness Cyanosis (blue coloring) Apnea (stopping breathing) Hypothermia (low body temperature) Poor body tone Poor feeding Lethargy Seizures The[]

  • Hypoxia

    It is characterized by the presence of a triggering factor followed by weeping and apnea in expiration accompanied by cyanosis or pallor.[] Severe symptoms include: The inability to communicate Confusion Possible coma or death Other associated symptoms also may be present.[] Make sure you recognize cyanosis when you see it.[] This is especially important if the symptoms are associated with chest pain, fever , fatigue , or confusion.[]

    Missing: Hypovolemia
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    In spite of asphyxiation, cyanosis (turning blue) does not occur; the skin is pink or pale and the lips bright red.[] We present an acutely confused adolescent patient who had CO poisoning after narghile tobacco smoking.[] This is the biggest headache for the physician, and it is an area where confusion is common.[] Neurological manifestation of acute CO poisoning includes disorientation, confusion, and coma.[]

    Missing: Hypovolemia
  • Smoke Inhalation Injury

    Note whether there is cyanosis. Note whether the chest wall moves normally and symmetrically.[] As many patients develop altered consciousness and confusion, a heterogeneous anamnesis (friends, relatives, or coworkers who were exposed together with the patient) can be[] Smoke inhalation can cause a host of other injuries, including: Difficulty breathing Coughing Nose or throat irritation Nausea Headaches Fainting Confusion Seizures Coma Corneal[] Other symptoms: In some cases, the victim may not have respiratory problems, but may have symptoms such as headache, nausea, confusion and vomiting from inhaling harmful gases[]

    Missing: Hypovolemia
  • Asthma

    […] you: otc inhalers Seek medical help immediately for: Fast breathing with chest retractions (skin sucks in between or around the chest plate and/or rib bones when inhaling) Cyanosis[] However, the findings so far have been confusing and often contradictory.[] The determinant factors of systemic hypotension are sedation, hypovolemia, and primarily lung hyperinflation.[] Extrathoracic respiratory signs should also be systematically looked for, including cyanosis, finger deformation, pulsus paradoxus, and pursed lips breathing.[]

  • Accidental Hypothermia

    In recent years, alterations in resuscitation care that sometimes confused or discouraged resuscitation teams have largely been supplanted by an emphasis on safe, rapid, effective[] Victims of accidental hypothermia present year-round and in all climates with a potentially confusing array of signs and symptoms, but increasing severity of hypothermia produces[]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Hypokalemia

    Extremities showed no edema, clubbing or cyanosis. The neurologic examination revealed mild generalized muscular weakness (4 /5) and normal deep tendon reflexes.[] Signs & Symptoms (tricks on how to easily remember) Nursing Intervention…things that NCLEX and lecture exams look for Hypo low Kal root word for potassium….. don’t get it confused[] Case presentation We report a case of a 4-year-old girl presenting carpopedal spasm and rhabdomyolysis due to severe hypokalemia associated to hypophosphatemia and hypovolemia[] This, in conjunction with hypovolemia- induced aldosterone secretion, causes increased potassium secretion and large urinary potassium losses.[]

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