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10,557 Possible Causes for Confusion, Dizziness, Onset of Encephalopathy between Ages 2 and 3 Years

  • Susac Syndrome

    Loss of peripheral (side) vision Inner ear symptoms: Hearing loss Dizziness (vertigo) Ringing in the ears (tinnitus) All three parts of the disease may not appear at the same[my.clevelandclinic.org] Susac syndrome is more common in women, with ratio of 3:1, the age of onset fluctuates between 9 and 58 years [2].[medwave.cl] At 1-month follow-up, patient's confusion had resolved. The second patient was a 32-year-old man who had acute onset of confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Hypoglycemia, which is characterized mainly by palpitations, dizziness, and sweating, is common and easy to identify.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[web.archive.org] The challenge is to recognize the mild symptoms, which can vary in different people, but might include dizziness, sweating, drowsiness and a pounding heartbeat.[web.archive.org]

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  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    […] your co-ordination will be seriously impaired, placing you at high risk of having an accident you may stagger around or feel unstable on your feet you'll feel drowsy or dizzy[nhs.uk] Alcohol, Vitamin B1 – Thiamine Deficiency and Brain Damage Acute alcohol intoxication will typically produce unsteadiness, slurring of speech and mild confusion.[stewartnutrition.co.uk] Common symptoms include slurred speech, poor balance, dizziness, headache and nausea.[theravive.com]

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  • Brain Concussion

    Some concussions will develop into “Post-concussion syndrome” which is a complex disorder in which a number of post-concussion symptoms — such as headaches and dizziness[nicklauschildrens.org] For example, in the first few minutes after the injury, someone might be just slightly confused or appear a little bit dazed.[utswmed.org] To make a diagnosis, professionals look at many variables that might indicate trauma, ranging from changes in balance to memory lapses and dizziness.[brainline.org]

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  • Head Injury

    OBJECTIVE: We hypothesised that chronic vestibular symptoms (CVS) of imbalance and dizziness post-traumatic head injury (THI) may relate to: (i) the occurrence of multiple[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] More than half (56%) screened positive for mTBI, defined as at least one instance in which they experienced a change in consciousness or a period of being dazed and confused[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The effects of concussion can leave people with symptoms including dizziness, nausea, confusion or an inability to process or retain information, sensitivity to light, and[headway.org.uk]

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  • Stroke

    Symptoms include: Vertigo, like the room, is spinning. Imbalance One-sided arm or leg weakness.[strokeassociation.org] The symptoms of a stroke include sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body; sudden confusion or trouble speaking or understanding speech; sudden trouble[ninds.nih.gov] It is frequently confused with peripheral nerve system (PNS) pathologies; misdiagnosis may delay identification of the etiology and treatment of stroke.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    […] of dizziness (there’s always one that predominates): Syncope / pre‐syncope: feeling of passing out Vertigo: hallucination of rotation or linear movement; spinning Disequilibrium[emergencymedicinecases.com] They happen suddenly, and include Numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body Confusion or trouble speaking or understanding speech Trouble seeing in one or both[nlm.nih.gov] Compared with neurologists, GPs considered "confusion" and "unexplained fall" more often compatible with TIA and "lower facial palsy" and "monocular blindness" less often[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, vertigo, and possible convulsions and respiratory paralysis characterize this type of poisoning.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] chills; nausea or vomiting; evidence of weight loss; psychomotor agitation or retardation; muscular weakness, respiratory depression, chest pain, or cardiac arrhythmias; and confusion[dsm.wikia.com] The length and severity of the depression is related to how much and how often amphetamines were used. craving exhaustion depression mental confusion restlessness and insomnia[erowid.org]

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  • Syncope

    They could present with the following: Dizziness (vertigo) or lightheadedness Weakness Loss of consciousness Tunnel vision Pale or sweaty skin Decreased or weak pulse How[ksi.uconn.edu] The overlap of these clinical conditions leads to confusion regarding syncope classification that can hinder evaluation strategies, and pose challenges for diagnosis and treatment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Any significant persistence of confusion beyond a minute or two is critical, as this would suggest a postictal period and seizure.[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com]

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  • Vasovagal Syncope

    A 16-year-old healthy boy had sometimes experienced dizziness when looking at the tips of pens.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As soon as there is a slow-down in heart rate, the resulting lack of blood to the brain brings about fainting and confusion.[symptoma.com] Once the dizziness has passed, they can slowly stand up again.[pediatricheartspecialists.com]

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