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2,708 Possible Causes for Confusion, Incontinence

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    OBJECTIVE: To investigate the prevalence and risk factors of urinary tract infection (UTI) one year following sub-midurethral sling (SMUS) incontinence surgery in a university[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute confusion is a common symptom of physical illness in the older patient. In the majority, it is transient and resolves on treatment of precipitants.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most frequent symptoms were foul smelling urine (41%), change in urine color (31%), and incontinence (25%), and the most common sign was fever (34%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dementia

    […] history of diffuse headache of moderate intensity and gradual onset of generalized weakness, imbalance, apathy, memory decline, hypophonia, dysphagia, constipation and urinary incontinence[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Treating conditions that can lead to confusion often greatly improve mental function.[nlm.nih.gov] 4 Comments I feel like I am living groundhog day... 22 Comments Aricept causing sedation, debilitation, disorientation, severe dizziness, diarrhea, dehydration, incontinence[agingcare.com]

  • Meningitis

    […] moderately severe disability (unable to walk without assistance and unable to attend to own bodily needs without assistance) is scored 4, while a patient who is bedridden, incontinent[doi.org] Other symptoms are nausea, vomiting, inability to look bright lights, confusion, irritability and confusion. In babies, there will be a characteristic high-pitched cry.[symptoma.com] This pain is often followed by paresis and paralysis of extremities, and sometimes urinary incontinence.[doi.org]

  • Organophosphate Poisoning

    The patient's faecal incontinence and quality of life improved significantly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nicotinic and muscarinic Ach receptors in theAch receptors in the CNS sympathetic system• Confusion • Excessive sweating• Agitation Other effects• Respiratory failure• Ataxia[slideshare.net] […] usually based on a history of exposure, with characteristic signs of cholinergic excess, but can be difficult when the patient is inadvertently exposed or is unconscious or confused[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Oligoastrocytoma

    […] suffered from brief seizures, which worsened in severity over the course of the next eight years, and began to involve loss of consciousness and muscle tone, occasional incontinence[web.colby.edu] […] being so young (27) and they are treating it aggressive now to give us the best odds, but then they start talking about having 10 years before it comes back, so I am very confused[csn.cancer.org] At the hospital I was very confused and was just focused on getting home as I had work at 6am the next day ( silly I know) I then had another huge sesure in a and e.[community.macmillan.org.uk]

  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    For the past 2 years the urinary incontinence took the form of urge incontinence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This often involves confusion, short-term memory loss/forgetfulness, trouble paying attention, changes in mood, and a lack of interest in daily activities.[my.clevelandclinic.org] The symptoms are sometimes confused with those of Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease.[cna-ca.com]

  • Disseminated Cryptococcosis

    Fluconazol should be administered as an infusion, particularly if patients seem confused.[hivbook.com] Other symptoms can include seizures, confusion, dementia, and bizarre behavior.[link.springer.com] Patients complain mainly of headaches, fever and confusion or clouding of consciousness which progresses rapidly over a few days.[hivbook.com]

  • Anticholinergic

    […] of urgency urinary incontinence per 3-day period, as recorded in a diary.[nejm.org] […] [email protected] Abstract Topical hyoscine hydrobromide cross-contamination can occur between individuals and the anticholinergic effects of hyoscine can lead to diagnostic confusion[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two weeks later patient suddenly developed delirium, characterized by nocturnal agitation, severe insomnia, daytime sedation, confusion, hallucinations and persecutory delusions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Flatulence -- Gastritis (peptic ulcer disease) -- Heartburn and gerd -- Hemorrhoids -- Lactose intolerance -- Nausea and vomiting -- Ostomy care -- Pinworm infection -- Urinary incontinence[worldcat.org] That makes these contagions easy to recognize but dangerous because it is easy to confuse a dangerous one with a minor ailment.[enkivillage.com] However, confusion occurs when trying to define the differences between these illnesses all of which have common symptoms.[fauquierent.net]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    […] considering admission include recent foreign travel, older age, poor home circumstances and low level of support, fever, bloody diarrhoea, abdominal pain and tenderness, faecal incontinence[patient.info] Severe dehydration—which is an emergency—can cause extreme thirst, extreme sleepiness, sunken fontanels, and fussiness in infants; irritability/confusion in adults; and dry[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com] You should also contact your provider if you or your child has these symptoms: Blood in the stool Confusion Dizziness Dry mouth Feeling faint Nausea No tears when crying No[medlineplus.gov]

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