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575 Possible Causes for Dizziness, Hemiparesis, Nystagmus

  • Stroke

    Symptoms include: Vertigo, like the room, is spinning. Imbalance One-sided arm or leg weakness.[strokeassociation.org] SSEH presenting as a hemiparesis is less common and in such situations, it can be mistaken for a cerebrovascular accident (CVA).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The first patient (female, 50 years old) had dysarthria, nystagmus and trunk ataxia on admission. Her blood alcohol level was 2.3‰.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    She has a mild fever, confusion, speech and coordination disorders, dizziness, worsening of memory, inability to walk (inferior paraparesis).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A severe and sudden left-sided sensorimotor hemiparesis occurred 1 year later.[doi.org] Upbeat nystagmus was observed in all MS patients with trigeminal REZ lesions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lupus Cerebritis

    The serious problems caused because of inflammation include headaches, seizures, vision problems, dizziness, behavior changes and even stroke.[simstat.com] The authors describe three young women with systemic lupus erythematosus and hemiparesis who had major cerebral artery stenosis or occlusion documened by angiography.[glosbe.com] […] report a 28-year-old patient with systemic lupus erythematosus who had persistent fever for 3 months, and developed within a few hours motor and sensory aphasia, rotator nystagmus[link.springer.com]

  • Brain Abscess

    A thirteen-year old boy was admitted to the Department of Neurosurgery after the onset of vomiting, headache and dizziness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient presented with right-sided homonymous hemianopsia and right hemiparesis. Emergent surgical drainage was performed and antibiotics were administered.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient may also have spontaneous nystagmus. Dysdiadokinesis is also positive in these patients.[sites.google.com]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    […] your co-ordination will be seriously impaired, placing you at high risk of having an accident you may stagger around or feel unstable on your feet you'll feel drowsy or dizzy[nhs.uk] When he woke up 8 h later, right-sided hemiparesis and aphasia were observed, and cerebral CT already revealed irreversible ischemic changes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common symptoms include slurred speech, poor balance, dizziness, headache and nausea.[theravive.com]

  • 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] A 71-year-old female presented to the emergency department with 2 episodes of transient right hemiparesis in 5 hours.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We herein report a 53-year-old female with repeated transient ischemic attack (TIA) symptoms including 13 instances of right hemiparesis that decreased in duration over 4[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lateral Medullary Syndrome

    RESULTS: Gait ataxia (88%), vertigo/dizziness (91%), nausea/vomiting (73%), dysphagia (61%), hoarseness (55%), Horner sign (73%), and facial (85%) and hemibody (94%) sensory[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinically, the patient had a loss of pain and temperature on the left side of the face, a loss of pain and temperature on the right side of the trunk, a mild left hemiparesis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Torsional nystagmus was recorded in 3 patients with the lateral medullary syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis

    Here we report a case of a 13 year old girl who presented with clinical features suggestive of viral encephalitis, such as fever, headache, dizziness, and first seizure with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She recovered and could speak short sentences, but dysphasia and right hemiparesis remained.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Alcohal intake, sudden witdrawl or reduction in consumption Tachycardia, diaphoresis, hypertension, tremors, mydriasis, positional nystagmus, tachypnea Subarachnoid hemorrhage[wikidoc.org]

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage

    Increasing headache Vomiting Drowsiness and progressive loss of consciousness Dizziness Confusion Unequal pupil size Weak limbs on one side of your body Increased blood pressure[gwinnettmedicalgroup.com] During the course of illness, the patient had an acute cerebral hemorrhage, which manifested with hemiparesis, dysarthria, and pathologic crying.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptomatology of the cases with saltatory evolution had subacute onset, in 1-3 days, with hypotonia, nystagmus and posture disorders.[medichub.ro]

  • Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

    Abstract As isolated symptoms, vertigo, dizziness and imbalance are not regarded by neurologists as reflections of transient ischemia in the vertebrobasilar circulation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The first patient underwent repair of a traumatic brachial artery occlusion and awoke postoperatively with bilateral cortical blindness, right hemiparesis, and multiple cranial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An abnormal positional nystagmus was observed when he rotated his head to the left.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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