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10,577 Possible Causes for Confusion, Onset of Encephalopathy between Ages 2 and 3 Years, Tachycardia

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Take the patient’s blood pressure to ascertain if there are any orthostatic changes, hypotension, or tachycardia.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.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] The tachycardia was attributed to dehydration from vomiting by the treating clinician. The patient's tachycardia settled down after the 20 mL/kg i.v. saline infusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Hypoglycemia

    Signs and symptoms include tachypnea, respiratory distress, tachycardia or bradycardia, lethargy, and seizures 775.6 Excludes infant of mother with diabetes mellitus ( 775.0[icd9data.com] What you will feel is probably: shaky, a bit confused, a little uncoordinated, sweaty, some peoples eyes go funny.[web.archive.org] Typical hyperadrenergic signs and symptoms: tachycardia; pale, cool, clammy skin; sweating; tremors; weakness; palpitations; irritability; nervousness; tingling or warmth[ems1.com]

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  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Within one hour of use, at least two of the following physical symptoms: tachycardia pupillary dilation elevated blood pressure perspiration or chills nausea or vomiting D[dsm.wikia.com] The length and severity of the depression is related to how much and how often amphetamines were used. craving exhaustion depression mental confusion restlessness and insomnia[erowid.org] Benzodiazepines are the drug of choice for controlling anxiety, agitation, hypertension, and tachycardia.[clinicaladvisor.com]

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  • Delirium

    […] importance cannot be overemphasized, for acute confusion is a far more common herald of the onset of physical illness in an older person than are, for example, fever, pain or tachycardia[doi.org] Confusion, introduced by French workers during the second half of the century, referred to a syndrome wider than (but including) delirium.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A focused assessment is often needed, with particular attention paid to vital signs (hypo/hypertension, fever/hypothermia, tachycardia, tachypnea), the state of hydration[clinicaladvisor.com]

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  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Mild pyrexia, tachycardia and hypertension. Sweating, nausea and retching. Seizures. Auditory and visual hallucinations.[patient.info] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ALDH deficiency increases the levels of acetaldehyde formed in the body, leading to facial flushing, tachycardia and nausea.[esciencecentral.org]

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  • Cardiac Arrhythmia

    In 30 of 32 patients (94%) with an inducible tachycardia during invasive EPS, it was also possible to induce the tachycardia by TAS.[doi.org] Are you confused as to their similarities and differences? This lesson describes the practical and the more subtle similarities and differences between the two.[study.com] Symptoms of Cardiac Arrhythmias Palpitations or irregular-feeling heartbeats Shortness of breath Chest pain Dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting Mental confusion Loss[healthcommunities.com]

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  • Acidosis

    Cardiac telemetry monitoring showed a narrow complex sinus tachycardia.[calpoison.org] Respiratory acidosis:Presenting signs can include lethargy or fatigue, shortness of breath, confusion and sleepiness.[symptoma.com] Pediatric Dose 0.1-0.2 mL of 5% solution diluted in 3 mL of 0.45% or 0.9% NS over 5-15 min q4h Contraindications Documented hypersensitivity; arrhythmia associated with tachycardia[web.archive.org]

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  • Heart Failure

    We describe the novel use of bilateral cardiac sympathectomy in a woman with end-stage heart failure caused by ventricular tachycardia refractory to standard medical therapy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition, the confusion of similar terms with HFpEF, such as diastolic heart failure, and diastolic dysfunction (DD), has led to a misunderstanding of the true scope of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Without enough blood, the brain does not function well, resulting in lightheadedness and/or mental confusion.[northshore.org]

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  • Pneumonia

    A 23-month-old girl visited the emergency department with high fever, cough, first wheezing episode, chest retraction and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] One week after admission, she developed fever, dyspnea, hypoxemia, tachycardia, and increased serum C-reactive protein level.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Crack Ingestion

    Signs of intoxication were hypertension, tachycardia, hyperthermia, agitation, and generalized seizure activity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They may be in a confused and delirious state that requires hospitalization. Death can result if treatment is not prompt.[narconon.org] These include tachycardia and hypertension, but may also be responsible for the development of hyperthermia and rhabdomyolysis.[academic.oup.com]

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