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274 Possible Causes for Dizziness, Encephalomalacia, Headache

  • Stroke

    Symptoms include: Vertigo, like the room, is spinning. Imbalance One-sided arm or leg weakness.[strokeassociation.org] In contrast, DWI remains elevated due to persistent high T2/FLAIR signal ( T2 shine through ), unless hemorrhage ( T2 blackout ) or cystic encephalomalacia 10.[radiopaedia.org] RESULTS: We report on two patients who presented with headache and mild hypertension after 4-FA use.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    The patient was hospitalized due to sudden dizziness combined with slurred speech.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The headache preceding an intracranial aneurysm rupture is called a sentinel headache (SH), and it is characterized by a sudden, intense, and persistent headache.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An aneurysm in the intracranial vertebral artery results in vertigo among other deficits.[symptoma.com]

  • Temporal Arteritis

    A variety of systemic symptoms are also often present, including nausea, vomiting, chills, dizziness, and loss of weight.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The present case is an 81-year-old woman diagnosed with GCA, who initially presented with features similar to tension-type headache.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms include headaches, pain and tenderness over the temples, double vision or visual loss, dizziness, and problems with coordination and balance.[icd9data.com]

  • Decompression Sickness

    Divers often want to lay down without moving the head in particular, which can minimise what can often be very significant vertigo and dizziness.[thediverclinic.com] A 33-yr-old man came to the emergency department with the chief complaint of a severe headache and decreased sensation in his right hand following a deep dive on scuba.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although the majority of cases are manifested by joint or limb pains (Type I DCS), patients may present with a wide array of symptoms, such as neurologic deficits, headache[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

    The most commonly reported ADRs were lethargy and drowsiness, dizziness, vertigo and ataxia, and blurred vision and diplopia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Head injury producing contusion or haemorrhage that results in encephalomalacia or cortical scarring. Hamartomas. Gliomas.[patient.info] She was placed on corticosteroids, with resolution of her headaches. Her seizures and headaches recurred in March 2010.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    […] of dizziness (there’s always one that predominates): Syncope / pre‐syncope: feeling of passing out Vertigo: hallucination of rotation or linear movement; spinning Disequilibrium[emergencymedicinecases.com] […] transient ischemic (TIA) 435.9 Claudication, intermittent 443.9 cerebral (artery) (see also Ischemia, cerebral, transient) 435.9 Deficit Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome Encephalomalacia[icd9data.com] Our patient presented with thunderclap headache and transient ischemic attack like episode with obvious SAH on CT scan.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insect Bite

    Occasionally, a severe allergic reaction can occur, causing symptoms such as breathing difficulties, dizziness and a swollen face or mouth.[nhs.uk] Erasmus C, Blackwood W, Wilson J: Infantile multicystic encephalomalacia after maternal bee sting anaphylaxis during pregnancy. Arch Dis Child 1982; 57: 785–7.[doi.org] Other symptoms include fever, significant fatigue, body aches, stiff neck and headache.[sharecare.com]

  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    Symptoms of a central source may include nausea with nonpositional vertigo and imbalance.[doi.org] Chronic extra-axial fluid collections, cerebral atrophy, and cystic encephalomalacia are common late sequelae. 29 Sequential cranial imaging studies are recommended.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Somatic Symptoms Headache is the most common symptom of MTBI. 4 Possible causes include posttraumatic migraine, tension headache, exacerbation of a preexisting headache disorder[web.archive.org]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    […] cerebral symptoms.In the past, the term "hypertensive encephalopathy" has been applied to a range of neurological problems occurring in hypertensive patients, such as headache, dizziness[en.wikipedia.org] The question frequently arises whether the neurological symptoms are caused by cerebral hemorrhages as a result of rupture of diseased vessels, encephalomalacias from thrombosis[annals.org] A 68-year-old woman presented with thunderclap headache, which led to a search for subarachnoid hemorrhage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Susac Syndrome

    Loss of peripheral (side) vision Inner ear symptoms: Hearing loss Dizziness (vertigo) Ringing in the ears (tinnitus) All three parts of the disease may not appear at the same[my.clevelandclinic.org] MR imaging performed 9 months later demonstrated resolution of the enhancing and high T2 signal intensity anomalies and a small area of encephalomalacia from biopsy.[ajnr.org] Headache is estimated to affect up to 80% of Susac syndrome patients, but the relevance of headache characteristics and profile is not yet clear.[mdpi.com]

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