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4,694 Possible Causes for Confusion, Jaundice

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    We report here a neonate with late onset GBS infection manifesting as a urinary tract infection (UTI) in an infant presenting with prolonged neonatal jaundice.[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] Go to an emergency room or call 911 if your baby develops some or all of the following symptoms: Yellowing of the eyes and skin ( jaundice ) High Fever Decreased tone (floppiness[verywell.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    We report a case of infectious mononucleosis in a 72-year old jaundiced gentleman with ferritin level of 2438 that normalised on clinical improvement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The way mono works in the body is tricky, so lots of people are confused about how long it is contagious.[web.archive.org] […] patient between 16 and 25 years old who complains of sore throat and fever is more likely to have infectious mononucleosis than another disease; and if - in addition - he is jaundiced[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pneumonia

    […] and perinatal jaundice 7,700 5 Asthma 76,900 1 Appendicitis and other appendiceal conditions 59,200 3 Mood disorders 37,400 4 226,300 1 Skin and subcutaneous tissue infections[web.archive.org] The clinical history of pneumonia may include one or more of: Pleuritic chest pain Shortness of breath Cough Production of sputum Rigors or night sweats Confusion.[bmj.com] […] and sexually transmitted diseases) 17,600 2 69,400 2 203,500 3 328,000 3 149,400 3 Urinary tract infections 11,900 3 125,400 4 Fever of unknown origin 7,900 4 Hemolytic jaundice[web.archive.org]

  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    The term acute alcoholic cholestasis is suggested for this apparently distinct syndrome of cholestatic jaundice in the absence of hepatitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute reversible cerebellar ataxia with confusion secondary to prolonged metronidazole use has been reported rarely as a cause of encephalopathy in patients with ALD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] DIAGNOSIS: The diagnosis of Zieve syndrome was confirmed based on hemolysis and cholestatic jaundice secondary to alcoholic liver disease and heavy drinking.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Weil's Disease

    Abstract Two patients are described with Weil's disease as a rare cause of jaundice. We discuss some features that can lead to early diagnosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This interest has prompted confusion and anxiety among recreational water user groups such as canoeists who had not previously seen themselves as being particularly at risk[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Leptospirosis typically presents as a nonspecific, acute febrile illness characterized by fever, myalgia, and headache and may be confused with other entities such as influenza[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    Jaundice. Pancreatic cancer that blocks the liver's bile duct can cause jaundice. Signs include yellow skin and eyes, dark-colored urine, and pale-colored stools.[mayoclinic.org] 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] […] tumor, insulinoma , may lead to too much insulin and cause blurred vision, headache, fast heartbeat, and feeling lightheaded, tired, weak, shaky, nervous, irritable, sweaty, confused[netrf.org]

  • Leptospirosis

    Alternative Titles: European swamp fever, Weil’s disease, infectious jaundice, mud fever, pea picker’s disease, swineherd’s disease Leptospirosis , also called pea picker’[britannica.com] Differential diagnosis is difficult, as the first clinical signs are non-specific and can be confused with other diseases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Less frequently, it can result in meningitis, liver and kidney dysfunction, pulmonary involvement, and mental confusion.[dhs.wisconsin.gov]

  • Disulfiram

    The disease followed a protracted course with an interval of 25 days between the onset of jaundice and the onset of encephalopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Typical symptoms of this reaction include flushing, nausea, dyspnea, tremor, and confusion, which are usually self-limiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a patient with a severe disulfiram-alcohol reaction marked by flushing, confusion, generalized malaise, epigastric pain, and hypotension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Jaundice: There is mild jaundice caused by the excessive breakdown of hemoglobin due to ineffective erythropoiesis in the bone marrow.[symptoma.com] Severe vitamin B12 deficiency can cause neurological problems, such as confusion, dementia, depression, and memory loss.[web.archive.org] Social Security disability may be available if pernicious anemia or cord degeneration cause confusion or loss of balance.[disabilitysecrets.com]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    The patient also presented with acute encephalopathy, jaundice, right upper quadrant abdominal pain and hyperbilirubinaemia (total bilirubin of 8.1 mg/dL with direct bilirubin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The worse the patient gets the more confused they get, till they eventually fall into a coma Diagnosis: The test that give the best results is a biopsy.[symptoma.com] The toxins can cause you to behave bizarrely, to become confused, and to lose your ability to take care of yourself or others.[emedicinehealth.com]

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