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370 Possible Causes for Drooling, Slurred Speech

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia

    We describe a 17-year-old boy with slurred speech, mild motor delays and learning disability diagnosed with atypical A-T in the setting of T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] including microcephaly, profound motor and mental retardation, small hands and feet, severely and progressively reduced muscle tone with slackly protruding abdomen and undue drooling[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Onset usually occurs between 1 and 2 years of age with abnormal head movements and loss of balance, followed by slurred speech and abnormal eye movements.[orpha.net]

  • Scorpion Sting

    You may have experienced a scorpion sting if you notice: • Sensitive Skin • Local Burning Pain • Slurred Speech • Breathing Problems • Body-Wide Numbness[scorpionspecialists.com] […] around the sting area If a bark scorpion bites, severe symptoms are visible, which are as follows: Unusual head, neck and eye movements Muscle twitching or thrashing Sweating Drooling[apollohospitals.com] Venomous scorpion stings occur most frequently in infants and children, and may cause shortness of breath, fluid buildup in the lungs, excess saliva, slurred speech, trouble[medpagetoday.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    'By October, after starting uni, my hands would shake and my speech started slurring - it was like I was drunk.[dailymail.co.uk] The proband, a 17-year-old boy, visited our hospital due to abnormal behaviors including generalized slow movement, dysphagia, drooling and ataxia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In other patients the first symptoms are nervous system or psychiatric symptoms or both and include tremor, rigidity, drooling, difficulty with speech, abrupt personality[medicinenet.com]

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    Other effects include numbness, slurred speech, and loss of coordination accompanied by a sense of strength and invulnerability.[www1.nyc.gov] This may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, vertical nystagmus, drooling, loss of balance, and dizziness.[usmleforum.com] Signs of PCP abuse include: Sedation Immobility Amnesia Numbness Slurred speech and other speech difficulties A sense of invulnerability Blank stare Rapid, involuntary eye[narconon.org]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    speech, stumbling, and muscle twitching for 3 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may notice increase in their saliva and drooling. Insomnia can occur because of difficulty turning in bed, anxiety and depression.[med.unc.edu] […] hand, and slowly gets worse until it leads to the following: Difficulty lifting, climbing stairs, and walking Difficulty breathing Difficulty swallowing -- choking easily, drooling[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Organophosphate Insecticide

    He was responsive to pain, but had slurred speech. His Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score was 9.[intjem.springeropen.com] […] twitching agitation Moderate signs of organophosphate exposure include: very narrowed pupils dizziness disorientation coughing and wheezing sneezing difficulty breathing drooling[healthline.com] […] decreased level of consciousness and lack of responsiveness) Convulsions Dizziness Headache Weakness BLADDER AND KIDNEYS Increased urination EYES, EARS, NOSE, AND THROAT Drooling[medlineplus.gov]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    […] volume after starting to speak loudly, slurring speech, stiffness or rigidity of the muscles in the trunk that may result in neck or back pain, stooped posture, stooped posture[parkinsonsdisease.net] […] that often starts in the hands or fingers when they are relaxed Other symptoms include erectile dysfunction, dizziness, blurred vision or fainting, excessive sweating and drooling[express.co.uk] speech and swallowing (dysarthria), and possible damage to the muscles that control eye movements (ophthalmoplegia) and bulging eyes (exophthalmia).[rarediseases.org]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    Difficulty in talking is evident with slurred speech. Diagnosis No laboratory tests help in diagnosing the condition.[symptoma.com] […] pains Low blood pressure when you stand up Stooped posture Constipation Sweating and not being able to control your body temperature Slow blinking Difficulty swallowing Drooling[nlm.nih.gov] , slurring, monotonic speech), and a shuffling, festinating gait (quick short steps as if falling forward).[dx.doi.org]

  • Stroke

    Slurred speech or dysarthria Double vision or other vision problems A headache Nausea and or vomiting 2017 Fast Parody Video When it comes to spotting stroke and getting help[strokeassociation.org] The signs of a stroke include a sudden severe headache, weakness, numbness, vision problems, confusion, trouble walking or talking, dizziness and slurred speech.[webmd.com] The NHS urges people to recognise the symptoms of stroke: fallen face, inability to hold arms high, slurred speech; and to know the importance of time — act fast to get medical[curlie.org]

  • Mercury Poisoning

    speech, tremors, and staggering.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] In January 1997, she began to notice definite symptoms that worried her - tingly fingers and toes, slurred speech.[chm.bris.ac.uk] Your speech may become slurred and you may have trouble finding certain words.[ranker.com]

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