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720 Possible Causes for Confusion, Hyperglycemia, Slurred Speech

  • Hypoglycemia

    Sokol-McKay, MS, CVRT, CDE, CLVT, OTR/L, SCLV What Is Hyperglycemia? What Is Hypoglycemia? What Is Hyperglycemia?[visionaware.org] If early symptoms aren't recognized and treated quickly, blood sugar levels may continue to fall, resulting in drowsiness weakness blurred vision slurred speech confusion[health.harvard.edu] What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[web.archive.org]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    Although the patient initially had hyperglycemia due to diabetes mellitus, she conversely began to manifest hypoglycemic attacks 63 months postoperatively with the concomitant[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] […] insulinoma Hypoglycemia, which causes fatigue, nervousness and shakiness, dizziness or lightheadedness, seizures, and fainting episodes Confusion Symptoms of a glucagonoma Hyperglycemia[cancer.net]

  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    Teach the patient and family the care related to surgically induced diabetes: symptoms and appropriate treatment for hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia, procedure for performing[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] I am to the point where I am confusing myself. My oncologist is at the Cleveland Clinic which I think is one of the better facilities in the country?[inspire.com] Parameters DPPSP ( n 10) TP ( n 13) P vaule Enzymes replacement (cps/d) 0.9 2.0 9.2 2.2 0.001 Total insulin dose (U/d) 6.4 14.0 29.7 9.3 0.001 Diarrhea or steatorrhea 2 4 0.660 Hyperglycemia[wjgnet.com]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    If hyperglycemia is present, then it can make the distinction from DKA difficult.[cjasn.asnjournals.org] Behavioral changes such as euphoria and aggressiveness, as well as slurred speech, are seen in milder intoxications, which are estimated to occur at blood ethanol concentrations[symptoma.com] Alcohol, Vitamin B1 – Thiamine Deficiency and Brain Damage Acute alcohol intoxication will typically produce unsteadiness, slurring of speech and mild confusion.[stewartnutrition.co.uk]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    A case of acute pancreatitis with hyperlipemia and hyperglycemia induced by alcohol abuse is reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] speech Motor impairment Confusion Memory problems Concentration problems Alcohol poisoning Breathing problems Car crashes and other accidents Risky behavior Violent behavior[itmattersks.org] These effects can include: Reduced inhibitions Slurred speech Motor impairment Confusion Memory problems Concentration problems Coma Breathing problems Death Other risks of[niaaa.nih.gov]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    Stress hyperglycemia was measured by glucose/glycated albumin (GA) ratio.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We presented a 14-year-old patient with signs suggestive of transient ischemic attack (TIA), including triple episodic weakness on the right upper limb, slurred speech, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage

    Management of hyperglycemia Admission hyperglycemia is a potent predictor of 30-day mortality in both diabetic and non-diabetic patients with ICH [ 108 ].[ccforum.biomedcentral.com] speech, new onset of seizure, or loss of consciousness after one of the above symptoms.[hopkinsmedicine.org] They include headache, weakness, confusion, and paralysis, particularly on one side of your body.[healthline.com]

  • Stroke

    Patients are also evaluated for coexisting acute general disorders (eg, infection, dehydration, hypoxia, hyperglycemia, hypertension).[msdmanuals.com] The NHS urges people to recognise the symptoms of stroke: fallen face, inability to hold arms high, slurred speech; and to know the importance of time — act fast to get medical[curlie.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]

  • Brain Concussion

    Abstract Hyperglycemia and hypokalemia caused by catecholamine discharge have been reported to occur in patients after severe head trauma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Slurred speech. The people checking on you should take you to an emergency department right away if you: Look very drowsy or cannot wake up.[cdc.gov] For example, in the first few minutes after the injury, someone might be just slightly confused or appear a little bit dazed.[utswmed.org]

  • Septicemia

    One such metabolic derangement is hyperglycemia. Accordingly, control of hyperglycemia in sepsis is considered to be a very effective therapeutic approach.[doi.org] Symptoms of septic shock include: feeling dizzy or faint being confused or losing alertness unusual mental changes, including a feeling of doom or a fear of death slurred[medicalnewstoday.com] In some people, the first signs of sepsis are confusion and rapid breathing.[verywellhealth.com]

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