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83 Possible Causes for Confusion, Hemiplegia, Visual Field Test Abnormal

  • Stroke

    Specifically, this exploratory study investigates changes in gait pattern among stroke patients with hemiparesis or hemiplegia during gait recovery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Migraine

    She reported severe pain of the right hemibody just before hemiplegia that was enventually suggestive of possible epileptic seizure, justifying diagnostic video-EEG monitoring[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A middle-aged man presented with intermittent episodes of a brief sensation of explosion in the head, visual flashing, vertigo, hearing loss, tinnitus, confusion, ataxia,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The ACC plays an important role in the frontal attentional control system and acute confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subdural Hematoma

    In this case, we present a patient who presented to the pediatric emergency department with new-onset seizure and hemiplegia 2 days after a roller-coaster ride.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Confusion and headache appears to be the most common presenting features as it is seen in as much as 90% to 56% of cases.[symptoma.com] Historical note and terminology In 1657 Wepfer described the presence of a "bloody cyst" in the subdural space of an elderly man postmortem who had developed an aphasia and hemiplegia[medlink.com]

  • Epidural Hematoma

    […] microangiopathic changes Arterial hypertension and increasing age are the most important risk factors Clinical features Lucid interval , then loss of consciousness Headache Hemiplegia[amboss.com] A 54-year-old man presented with a 1-week history of headache, confusion, and drowsiness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most important symptoms of an EDH are: Confusion Dizziness Drowsiness or altered level of alertness Enlarged pupil in one eye Headache (severe) Head injury or trauma followed[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    […] in other varieties of chronic interstitial nephritis, there may occur acute episodes of cerebral phenomena, such as epileptiform convulsions, coma, headache, amaurosis, hemiplegia[doi.org] The patient was initially presented with a 4-day history of confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients can present with hemiplegia, transient cortical blindness or hemiparesis. [1] Symptoms of ischemic heart disease Ischemic heart disease is an end organ complication[explainmedicine.com]

  • Temporal Lobe Tumor

    […] tumor in the frontal lobe may cause the following: Behavioral and emotional changes Impaired judgment Impaired sense of smell Memory loss Paralysis on one side of the body (hemiplegia[healthcommunities.com] A visual field acuity test is performed by a neuro-ophthalmologist to detect vision loss and missing areas in your field of view.[mayfieldclinic.com] A person with Wernicke’s dysphasia may also suffer from a lack in comprehension, confusing them further.[livestrong.com]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    A brain tumor is the usual initial clinical and radiologic diagnostic impression in these patients, whose presenting symptoms include acute onset of hemiplegia, hemisensory[thefreelibrary.com] Confusion. Personality changes. Symptoms related to hormonal changes if you have a pituitary tumour. These symptoms tend to develop gradually.[patient.info] […] and more severe New onset of seizures Gradual loss of sensation or movement in an arm or a leg Difficulty with balance Difficulty speaking Personality or behavior changes Confusion[barrowneuro.org]

  • Brain Abscess

    The postoperative course was uneventful, but a slight left hemiplegia remained at discharge.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The independent factor associated with death outcome identified by multivariate analysis was confusion (odds ratio 7.67, 95% CI 1.95-30.14; p   0.003).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She had motor aphasia and right hemiplegia with Babinski’s sign. On day 4 of hospitalization, she developed fever (38 C), chills, and dysuria.[stroke.ahajournals.org]

  • Meningioma

    Extradural meningiomas tend to show more aggressive features than intradural meningiomas and are often confused with malignant neoplasms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The unusual features of the case include the location of the tumor, patient age, the erosion of the vertebra, and the confusing neuroradiological features.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The types of symptoms that patients with meningiomas experience include seizures, headaches, muscle weakness, confusion, changes in personality, visual disorders and hearing[brainsciencefoundation.org]

  • Cerebral Toxoplasmosis

    - fever; focal weakness, seizures; if advanced, dull affect Lymphoma All of above and constitutional symptoms (night sweats, weight loss) PML Rapid neurologic decline (hemiplegia[learningradiology.com] Alteration of consciousness, Karnofsky score less than 70, psychomotor slowing, hemoglobin less than 12 mg/dL, mental confusion, Glasgow Coma Scale less than 12 were the main[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This can confuse the diagnosis and more particularly can confuse therapy since the background dementia will not clear even if parasitic infection is treated.[neurologyindia.com]

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