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3,186 Possible Causes for Drop Attacks, Increased Sweating, Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension

  • Syncope

    However, a syncopal episode associated with normal sinus rhythm may be due to several disorders such as orthostatic hypotension, vasovagal or carotid sinus reflexes, or even[omicsonline.org] Additionally, wearing heavy equipment (such as football pads or firefighter bunker gear) and a uniform increases sweating, resulting in dehydration.[ksi.uconn.edu] It has many causes, and is distinct from vertigo, seizures, coma, falls, psychogenic pseudosyncope, drop attacks, transient ischaemic attacks, and states of altered consciousness[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Meniere's Disease

    Due to the nystagmus, the patient cannot fix his gaze on a solid object, which increases his unsteadiness.[ims.uniklinik-freiburg.de] Drop attacks are a medical emergency and must be treated immediately to prevent injury to the patient and/or others.[californiaearinstitute.com] Some people with Meniere's disease have "drop attacks" during which the dizziness is so bad they lose their balance and fall. Scientists don't yet know the cause.[medlineplus.gov]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Vasovagal Syncope

    Often in vasovagal syncope, the sufferer will experience prodromal (warning) symptoms such as nausea (feeling sick), sweating, light-headedness or going pale.[myheart.net] It has many causes, and is distinct from vertigo, seizures, coma, falls, psychogenic pseudosyncope, drop attacks, transient ischaemic attacks, and states of altered consciousness[bestpractice.bmj.com] Drop attacks. Dizziness or vertigo without loss of consciousness. Alcohol/drug abuse. Transient ischaemic attacks / stroke. Psychogenic pseudosyncope.[patient.info]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Carotid Sinus Syncope

    Syncope Deglutitional Syncopes Drop Attack Drop Attacks Effort Syncope Effort Syncopes Episode, Syncopal Fainting Hyperventilation Syncope Hyperventilation Syncopes Micturition[decs.bvs.br] In an additional prospective, controlled cohort study of 1,149 subjects presenting with unexplained syncope and drop attacks, 19% had carotid sinus hypersensitivity and 31%[onlinejacc.org] Symptomatic CSH was defined as the presence of symptoms of syncope, falls, or drop attacks with a positive CSM.[ahajournals.org]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    A 71-year-old man, who was diagnosed with familial amyloidosis type I, was admitted for treatment of severe orthostatic hypotension associated with recurrent syncopal attacks[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] sweating.[northera.com] OH is defined specifically as a 20mmHg drop in systolic, and/or a 10mmHg drop in diastolic BP within 3 min of standing.[clinicaltrials.gov]

  • Micturition Syncope

    Syncope is usually not recurrent; however, recurrent micturition syncope has been reported with bladder neck obstruction, severe chronic orthostatic hypotension, and paroxysmal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A person may experience other symptoms immediately before fainting, including nausea and sweating.[study.com] Differential diagnosis of Blackouts • Syncope • Epilepsy • Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures •Cataplexy  Drop attack • Transient CSF obstruction • Transient ischaemic attack[slideshare.net]

  • Common Cold

    Minor side effects (including gastrointestinal adverse events, dizziness, dry mouth, somnolence and increased sweating) in the acetaminophen group were reported in two of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, since the drop in incidence was confined to primary illness, unaffected by tissue use, we might assume they were ineffective.[doi.org] Bachert 2005 reported the two most frequently cited adverse events which were increased sweating and gastrointestinal disturbances. 3.[doi.org]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Dopamine Beta-Hydroxylase Deficiency

    Abstract A woman was referred with severe orthostatic hypotension at the age of 21.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, sympathetic cholinergic function is intact, as assessed by normal sweating.[ww2.mc.vanderbilt.edu] OH is defined specifically as a 20mmHg drop in systolic, and/or a 10mmHg drop in diastolic BP within 3 min of standing.[allmedx.com]

  • Menopause

    If taken any way other than by tablet, there is also no increased risk of heart attacks or strokes For sweats and flushes Lifestyle changes with increased aerobic exercise[dailymail.co.uk] Anxiety or feelings of anxiousness are also associated with panic attacks, and can manifest as physical symptoms such as rapid heartbeat, shortness of breath, and palpitations[34-menopause-symptoms.com] Interestingly, yoga and Pilates decrease sweats and flushes.[dailymail.co.uk]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Panic Attacks

    During this time, epinephrine (your body's adrenaline) is secreted in your brain and body, which triggers symptoms like an increased heart rate, rapid breathing, sweating,[buzzfeed.com] It wasn’t the feeling of anticipation as a rollercoaster slowly climbs the big hill before the drop.[tinybuddha.com] This leads to an increased heart rate (tachycardia), rapid breathing (hyperventilation), and sweating (which increases grip and aids heat loss).[crystalinks.com]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension