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965 Possible Causes for Delusion, Fever

  • Dementia

    […] wandering, culturally inappropriate behaviors, sexual disinhibition, and hoarding, and the psychological symptoms of dementia are anxiety, depressive mood, hallucinations and delusions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia A good analogy to the term dementia is “fever.”[alzheimersreadingroom.com] False beliefs (delusions) are common, especially paranoid delusions involving others stealing from them or conspiring against them.[web.archive.org]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    In early phases of the illness, this life-threatening disease is characterized by psychiatric symptoms, such as depression, anxiety, obsessions, hallucinations or delusions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is an immune-mediated syndrome which presents with a variety of neurological symptoms including headache, fever, personality change and seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we present a case of a 15 year-old female adolescent with first-episode psychosis with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis not related to tumor, which manifested with delusion[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    […] who have used psychostimulants and soon after experience symptoms of chest pain, rapidly increasing body temperature, psychotic features (hallucinations, severe paranoia, delusions[health.gov.au] I think its an unfair question, asking you if "binge for days" or "fever" is more specific.[forums.studentdoctor.net] In such cases, symptoms of amphetamine psychosis commonly include paranoid and persecutory delusions as well as auditory and visual hallucinations in the presence of extreme[cochrane.org]

  • Crack Ingestion

    People who use crack cocaine may initially feel exhilarated and alert, but this can quickly be replaced by feelings of anxiety, depression and even delusions.[addiction.lovetoknow.com] Low-grade fever. Being excessively talkative. Being easily startled or nervous.[projectknow.com] Taking a higher dose could lead to confused and disoriented behavior, antisocial behavior, delusions, hallucinations, irritability, fear, paranoia, and even aggressiveness[hiredpower.com]

  • Rabies

    […] some or all of the following signs and symptoms: aggressive behaviour, such as thrashing out or biting agitation hallucinations – seeing or hearing things that are not real delusions[web.archive.org] In the second case, also named apathetic rabies, paralysis develops from the outset with fever, headache and nuchal rigidity.[orpha.net] Ghosh, who has researched PPS for almost two decades and helped document the phenomenon for an article in the medical journal Lancet in 2003, said a mass hysteria or group delusion[web.archive.org]

  • Cocaine Abuse

    When high doses are used or the drug is used in binges, symptoms of cocaine use often include disorientation, delusions, paranoia, antisocial behavior and aggressiveness .[narconon.org] […] intranasal cocaine abuse (mean, 11 years; range, 5-20 years) presented with epiphora and in some cases acute onset of periorbital pain, edema, and erythema associated with fever[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Denies fever, lower urinary tract symptoms such as dysuria, urinary frequency, concommitant or prior urethral discharge to the painful condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Porphyria

    Other psychiatric symptoms such as anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, depression, mania, hallucinations, delusions, confusion, catatonia, and psychosis may occur.[en.wikipedia.org] Since the origin of the pain is neurologic, there is no fever and leukocytosis. Between the attacks, the patient fully recovers from the pain.[symptoma.com] Tachycardia and hypertension , and less frequently fever, sweating, restlessness, and tremor are also observed.[diagnose-me.com]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Clinical findings Abdominal colic, constipation, fever, leukocytosis, postural hypotension, peripheral neuritis, polyneuropathy, paraplegia, urinary retention, respiratory[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Tachycardia and hypertension , and less frequently fever, sweating, restlessness, and tremor are also observed.[diagnose-me.com] Other precipitating factors, including illicit drug use, smoking, stress, hypothermia, infection, fever and dehydration, should also be avoided.[symptoma.com]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Because the pain is neuropathic, it often is not accompanied by fever or leukocytosis.[hematologyandoncology.net] Pain is rarely accompanied by fever, leukocytosis, or peritonitis.[lecturio.com] ., surgery, infection) Pathophysiology : defective PBG-D accumulation of porphobilinogen ( PBG ) and δ-aminolevulinic acid ( ALA ) symptoms Clinical features Fever GI symptoms[amboss.com]

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    Abstract Twenty-four patients with phencyclidine intoxication were treated with either physostigmine (2 mg i.m.) or haloperidol (5 mg i.m.) based on the presence of delusions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever, tachycardia and hypertension were frequent findings among the 25 patients with rhabdomyolysis and all had leukocytosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Similarly, PCP intoxication in man can present with diverse symptoms: schizophrenia-like delusions and hallucinations; mania; violence, dyskinetic, catatonic, or stereotyped[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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