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10,207 Possible Causes for Confusion, Onset of Encephalopathy between Ages 2 and 3 Years, Organic Brain Syndrome

  • Hypoglycemia

    What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[web.archive.org] The definition of clinically significant hypoglycemia remains one of the most confused and contentious issues in contemporary neonatology.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Kalhan Abstract The definition of clinically significant hypoglycemia remains one of the most confused and contentious issues in contemporary neonatology.[doi.org]

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  • Brain Concussion

    For example, in the first few minutes after the injury, someone might be just slightly confused or appear a little bit dazed.[utswmed.org] The neuroplasticity of the human brain—the organ’s ability to regroup and rebuild—is notable. Still, patience is paramount in the sphere of post-concussion syndrome.[amazon.com] Immediately after the accident, the person may be confused, not remember what happened or have nausea, blurry vision, or dizziness.[mayfieldclinic.com]

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  • Hyponatremia

    Moderate - personality change, muscle cramps and weakness, confusion, ataxia. Severe - drowsiness.[patient.info] A 41 year old Jordanian gentleman known case of osteogenesis imperfecta presented with vomiting, decreased oral intake followed by confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cognitive impairment (eg, short-term memory loss, disorientation, confusion, depression). Focal or generalised seizures.[patient.info]

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  • Alzheimer Disease

    We would like to discuss the confusing features of atypical AD that mimic other dementias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ("organic brain syndrome" or "organic brain disease").mp.[doi.org] The goals of treatment are: Slow the progression of the disease (although this is difficult to do) Manage symptoms, such as behavior problems, confusion, and sleep problems[medlineplus.gov]

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  • Head Injury

    More than half (56%) screened positive for mTBI, defined as at least one instance in which they experienced a change in consciousness or a period of being dazed and confused[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The effects of concussion can leave people with symptoms including dizziness, nausea, confusion or an inability to process or retain information, sensitivity to light, and[headway.org.uk] Your baby may have one or more of these early symptoms: loss of consciousness drowsiness dizziness confusion vomiting irritability drainage, clear or bloody, from his nose[babycenter.com]

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  • Stroke

    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] Vaccine-Induced Brain Damage Syndrome (VIBDS) mirrors cognitive impairment caused by chemotherapy (Chemo Brain) Extract : How I got blindsided by yeast extract in Amy's Kitchen[naturalnews.com] 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]

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  • Acidosis

    Respiratory acidosis:Presenting signs can include lethargy or fatigue, shortness of breath, confusion and sleepiness.[symptoma.com] If you develop severe metabolic acidosis, you will likely experience drowsiness and extreme weakness, as well as increased nausea and confusion, Merck Manuals note.[livestrong.com] Confusion or lethargy may also occur. Severe metabolic acidosis can lead to shock or death.[nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Dementia

    Treating conditions that can lead to confusion often greatly improve mental function.[medlineplus.gov] Forty‐two institutionalized patients with a diagnosis of chronic organic brain syndrome (the article does not specify any procedure or criterion for this diagnosis) were randomly[doi.org] brain syndromes, and thus (by definition) removed from possible causes of "dementing illnesses" (dementias).[en.wikipedia.org]

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  • Subdural Hematoma

    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] Susac’s syndrome is an autoimmune disease in which the smallest blood vessels in the brain, retina, and inner ear become blocked, causing these organs to suffer.[my.clevelandclinic.org] brain injury is responsible for all symptoms. 83 Both cognitive and somatic symptoms typical of the postconcussive syndrome can occur in patients with many other neurological[doi.org]

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  • Hepatic Encephalopathy

    Extreme confusion, along with sleepiness and/or an agitated mood, are symptoms of a condition called hepatic encephalopathy.[catie.ca] DEFINITION • Portal-systemic encephalopathy is a complex organic brain syndrome characterized by disturbances in consciousness, fluctuating neurologic signs, asterixis or[slideshare.net] If you are not acting like yourself, if you are confused, or if you are very sleepy, you should be taken to the emergency room immediately.[hepatitis.va.gov]

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