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10,257 Possible Causes for Confusion, Glucose Decreased, Onset of Encephalopathy between Ages 2 and 3 Years

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Alcohol, Vitamin B1 – Thiamine Deficiency and Brain Damage Acute alcohol intoxication will typically produce unsteadiness, slurring of speech and mild confusion.[stewartnutrition.co.uk] (IGF-I) or insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP3); an increase in plasma glucose and a decrease in insulin in the female adolescents but not in the males.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In patients with altered and/or decreased mental status, establish IV access and give dextrose via that route.[emsworld.com]

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  • Hypoglycemia

    What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[web.archive.org] In a 24-week continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) substudy, postprandial glucose decreased ( P 0.009) and CGM demonstrated up to 3 h more time in the target range of 3.9-10.0[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Thus, a decrease in the blood glucose level below normal may result in brain cell dysfunction from a lack of ATP production, a decrease in oxygen uptake, and a decrease in[ems1.com]

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  • Chronic Alcoholism

    The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Thus, ethanol consumption increases blood lactate concentration, while decreasing the level of glucose.[pubs.sciepub.com] We report on the case of a 51-year-old man with chronic alcoholism, who suddenly developed visual disturbance and confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Depressive symptoms, however, sometimes are confused with the physical repercussions of heart failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There was no GH suppression in the 75-g oral glucose tolerance test. Pituitary magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed microadenoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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.[novanthealth.org]

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  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    Clinical characteristics include CONFUSION; DELUSIONS; vivid HALLUCINATIONS; TREMOR; agitation; insomnia; and signs of autonomic hyperactivity (e.g., elevated blood pressure[ebi.ac.uk] The dosage should be decreased by 20% on successive days over a period of 3 to 5 days. Additionally, intravenous thiamine and glucose is administered.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eighteen patients with AWD were diagnosed by Confusion assessment method for ICU score. Treatment, complications, length of stay (LOS) in ICU and hospital were recorded.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Acute Liver Failure

    After interruption of regorafenib, no further seizures occurred, the symptoms of confusion resolved and liver function returned to normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Improvement in brain energy metabolism by hypothermia may result from a reduction in ammonia-induced decrease of brain glucose (pyruvate) oxidation.[papyrus.bib.umontreal.ca] They may include: Jaundice (yellow skin and eyes) Abdominal pain Nausea Vomiting General malaise Disorientation, confusion, inability to concentrate Sleepiness Acute liver[columbiasurgery.org]

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  • Factitious Hypoglycemia

    […] tachycardia, palpitations, tremor, sweating, pallor and anxiety, and non-adrenergic or neuroglycopenic symptoms including hunger, headache, weakness, visual disturbances, confusion[elsevier.es] Common presenting symptoms include nausea, confusion, tremor, sweating, palpitations, or hunger. Patients may present with a nonspecific clinical history.[us.bestpractice.bmj.com] They can also be neuroglycopenic along a wide range which includes: confusion, visual disturbances, behavioral changes, seizures or epileptic like movements, confusion or[diapedia.org]

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  • Heat Stroke

    Heat stroke is a life-threatening condition which is characterised by nausea, vomiting, confusion, disorientation and coma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] area unlimited salted foods with cool water if drinking Resuscitation A – obtain definitive airway if obtunded B – ventilate C – risk of shock state from dehydration and decreased[lifeinthefastlane.com] A 32-year-old male presented to a San Antonio hospital in March 2014 with progressive confusion, nausea, nonbloody emesis, and ataxia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Myxedema

    A 56-year-old woman, who had not received medical care for 30 years, presented to the emergency department with progressively worsening fatigue and confusion.[nejm.org] glucose utilization and reduced cerebral blood flow.[emedicine.com] I have seen stuff about coma, death and brain damage from myxedema and now I am confused and wondering if I should be calling emergency...?![healthunlocked.com]

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  • Islet Cell Tumor

    Because of its scarcity and the cytomorphologic similarity between plasma cells and endocrine cells, EMP of the pancreas may be confused with neuroendocrine (islet cell) tumors[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory tests showed decreased plasma glucose levels even though immunoreactive insulin, IGF-I, and growth hormone (GH) were undetectable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These include muscle weakness, aches, cramps, numbness, tingling, frequent urination, confusion, thirst, and rapid heartbeat Somatostatinoma: Diarrhea Gallstones Yellowing[uhhospitals.org]

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