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7,122 Possible Causes for Dizziness, Onset of Symptoms in the Fourth to Sixth Decade of Life, Peripheral Embolism

  • Atrial Standstill

    A patient is described in whom dizzy spells and cardiovascular syncope occurred due to a tachycardia - bradycardia syndrome over a period of ten years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The latter is uncommon and manifests with syncope or peripheral embolism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract We introduce a 32-year-old man who was evaluated for a dizziness and headache of unknown origin for at least two months and was referred to our center after ECG findings[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hyperventilation

    […] compared with patients who did not suffer from dizziness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypoxaemia (act via peripheral chemoreceptors) Respiratory stimulation via peripheral chemoreceptors 3.[anaesthesiamcq.com] Migrainous vertigo (especially in adolescents with dizziness and headache). [ 7 ] Chronic hyperventilation may mimic many serious organic disorders but features are often[patient.info]

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  • Acute Hyperventilation

    Presenting complaints were dyspnea (61%), paresthesia (35%), chest pain or tightness (43%), muscle spasm (9%), dizziness (13%), palpitations (13%), and panic (30%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypoxaemia (act via peripheral chemoreceptors) Respiratory stimulation via peripheral chemoreceptors 3.[anaesthesiamcq.com] Caution : known as the great mimic, some HVS symptoms such as chest pain, dizziness and shortness of breath need checking by your doctor to rule out serious events.[familydoctor.co.nz]

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  • Venous Air Embolism

    At the end of the examination, when the patient got down from the examining table, he had acute dyspnea, weakness of the arms and legs, and dizziness.[nejm.org] Peripheral air embolism is discussed as a potential cause. However, the mechanism of retrograde passage through internal jugular valves and veins is unclear.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] lightheadedness/vertigo Signs Neurological Transient/permanent focal deficits (weakness, paresthesias, paralysis of extremities) Loss of consciousness, collapse Acute altered[laparoscopyhospital.com]

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  • Psychogenic Hyperventilation

    Chapter 5: Psychogenic forms of vertigo and dizziness in "Vertigo And Dizziness: Common complaints: Springer, 1995 Breslau, N., L. R. Schultz, et al. (2000).[dizziness-and-balance.com] […] chemoreceptors) Pulmonary Embolism Pneumonia Asthma Pulmonary oedema (all types) Maintenance required a persistent disorder this is different to the situation with a metabolic[lifeinthefastlane.com] Hypoxaemia (act via peripheral chemoreceptors) * Respiratory stimulation via peripheral chemoreceptors 3.[ld99.com]

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  • Syncope

    They could present with the following: Dizziness (vertigo) or lightheadedness Weakness Loss of consciousness Tunnel vision Pale or sweaty skin Decreased or weak pulse How[ksi.uconn.edu] embolic phenomena Echocardiography Pulmonary embolism, amniotic fluid embolism, or, rarely, air embolism Usually from large embolus, accompanied by dyspnea, tachycardia,[msdmanuals.com] If the episode wasn’t witnessed, try to verify that it occurred by ruling out similar phenomena, such as vertigo, dizziness, a “drop attack,” and seizure.[americannursetoday.com]

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  • Cardiogenic Syncope

    Vertigo, dizziness, and imbalance rank amongst the most common presenting symptoms in neurology, ENT, geriatric medicine, and general practice.[books.google.com] embolic phenomena Echocardiography Pulmonary embolism, amniotic fluid embolism, or, rarely, air embolism Usually from large embolus, accompanied by dyspnea, tachycardia,[merckmanuals.com] The most important imitators of epileptic seizures are dizziness, vertigo, syncope, complicated migraine; and somewhat less frequently sleep disorders, transient cerebral[books.google.com]

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  • Stroke

    Symptoms include: Vertigo, like the room, is spinning. Imbalance One-sided arm or leg weakness.[strokeassociation.org] And women that take hormone replacement drugs during or after menopause are at an increased risk for blood clots, which can lead to pulmonary embolism, peripheral artery disease[msn.com] An extensive workup revealed no embolic source or other cause for stroke, and a diagnosis of large vessel infarct secondary to TTP was made.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Atrial Fibrillation

    We report a previously healthy 58-years old female, admitted because of nausea, dizziness, somnolence, a left-sided hemiparesis and arterial hypotension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The MACEs included death, stroke/transient ischemic attack, heart failure, myocardial infarction, and systemic/peripheral embolism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This usually presents as palpitations, dyspnea, dizziness, fatigue, and weakness among afflicted patients.[symptoma.com]

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  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    Symptoms of a central source may include nausea with nonpositional vertigo and imbalance.[doi.org] […] arterial embolism or thrombosis 21,765 10.9 12 Spinal cord injury 14,600 10.5 13 Coma, stupor, and brain damage 96,910 10.0 14 Coronary atherosclerosis and other heart disease[hcup-us.ahrq.gov] Dizziness is estimated to occur in 40% to 60% of individuals after MTBI. 4 It is usually peripheral rather than central in origin.[web.archive.org]

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