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5,382 Possible Causes for Dementia, Fluctuating Level of Consciousness, Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)

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  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

    […] strokes and dementia Caused by a mutation of Notch 3 gene on chromosome 19 MRI shows diffuse white matter lesions on the cerebral hemispheres, especially in the anterior[goinggentleintothatgoodnight.com] The preliminarily findings of this study with 16 patients suggested that memantine is effective in the treatment of dementia in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Is It Alchohol Induced Dementia? Wernicke Korsakoff Signs, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Stages[amazon.com]

  • Stroke

    Has a depressed level of consciousness (Glasgow Coma Score below 13). Has unexplained progressive or fluctuating symptoms. Has papilloedema, neck stiffness or fever.[patient.info] Stroke is a strong, independent, and potentially modifiable risk factor for all-cause dementia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We increase understanding of the causes of cerebrovascular disease and improve the prevention of stroke and vascular dementia in routine clinical practice.[ndcn.ox.ac.uk]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    We report the clinical, neuroimaging, and neuropathologic characteristics of 2 patients who developed early onset dementia after a moderate-severe traumatic brain injury ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Dementia; Lazaroids; Oxidative stress; Traumatic brain injury; Vitamin E; α-Tocopherol[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dementia is commonly seen as a problem of the elderly.[sciencedaily.com]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Subdural Hematoma

    Other signs and symptoms of subdural hematoma include the following: A history of recent head injury Loss of consciousness or fluctuating levels of consciousness Irritability[neurolaw.com] OBJECTIVE: To review the complex pathogenesis of the subdural membrane and the link between head trauma, dementia, and dural lymphatics.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mental status changes can present as dementia, mild confusion, and various levels of decreased consciousness, including obtundation. 19,57,62 A recent retrospective analysis[ahcmedia.com]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Delirium

    However, 10 days after the second dose, the patient developed severe acute-onset delirium with fluctuating levels of consciousness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Delirium and dementia Delirium is a treatable condition and may co-exist with dementia.[dementiauk.org] Patients demonstrate fluctuating levels of consciousness that they often manifest by periodically falling asleep during an interview.[aafp.org]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies

    […] disease dementia (PDD), together known as the Lewy body dementias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson's disease dementia, now called Lewy body dementias, are the second most common type of degenerative dementia in patients older[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is the second most common neurodegenerative cause of dementia of the elderly following Alzheimer's disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Brain Neoplasm

    In older people, certain brain tumors cause symptoms that may be mistaken for those of dementia.[merckmanuals.com] Location - Parafalcine (arising the meningeal layer between the hemispheres of the brain) Common Symptoms - Seizures, lower extremity weakness, headache, personality changes, dementia[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] The dementia continued to take its toll.[qz.com]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Barbiturate Overdose

    (2018/7/9) 【論文】Sakata N, Okumura Y (corresponding author): Thyroid function tests before prescribing anti-dementia drugs: A retrospective observational study.[blue.zero.jp]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Delirium The hallmark of delirium remains a fluctuating level of consciousness, with attention deficits.[doi.org] A clinical diagnosis of dementia with delirium was made.[doi.org] Patients with dementia were not more likely to be B12-deficient or marginally deficient [21% (26/121)] compared to those with no dementia [17% (47/278), p 0.27)].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)
  • Chronic Alcoholism

    level of consciousness).[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The concept of "structural plasticity" has emerged as a potential mechanism in neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases such as drug abuse, depression, and dementia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] NUTRITIONAL – of course, can lead to Thiamine deficiency -- Wernicke/Korsakoff -- Dry and Wet Beriberi, Niacin deficiency -- Pellagra (diarrhea, dementia, dermatitis), Folate[errolozdalga.com]

    Missing: Subcortical White Matter Lesions in the Temporal Lobes (MRI)

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