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42 Possible Causes for Dyspnea, Foaming at the Mouth, Sudden Death

  • Cicuta Maculata Poisoning

    Mouth. Bloody foam from nose and mouth. Throat. Spasm of muscles of deglutition on presenting anything to mouth. Stomach. Nausea and vomiting, frothy, glairy fluid.[homeopathycenter.org]

  • Zygadenus Poisoning

    Poisoning is characterized by salivation, vomiting, tachycardia, weakness, prostration and dyspnea. Death may occur within a few hours or not for a number of days.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Symptoms include: excessive watering (foaming) of the mouth, burning following by numbness of the lips and mouth, thirst, headache, dizziness, nausea, stomach pain, persistent[elzorrocolorado.com] All parts of this native perennial plant, including the seeds, contain an alkaloid (zygacine is believed to be the primary toxic compound) that causes foaming at the mouth[thenatureniche.com]

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    Most cases of sudden death during arrest have involved cocaine intoxication; because phencyclidine's pharmacologic properties are quite different from those of cocaine, these[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] have multiple factors that play a part in causing sudden death."[charlydmiller.com] With higher doses, symptoms can progress to sweating, tremors, confusion, hyperactivity, seizures, stroke, cardiac arrhythmias, and sudden death.[usmleforum.com]

  • Botulism

    death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0000508 2 diplopia 59 32 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0000651 3 diarrhea 59 32 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0002014 4 dyspnea[malacards.org] ; fatigue; pharyngitis; abdominal pain; constipation; diarrhea; nausea, vomiting; deep tendon reflexes, reduced; dysphagia; speech, impaired; weakness; vision, impaired; dyspnea[web.archive.org]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Abstract Anaphylaxis is a rapid allergic reaction that may cause sudden death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] describe a case of fatal contralateral RPE in a 59-years-old woman with right lung cancer underwent ultrasound-guided thoracentesis for massive pleural effusion and severe dyspnea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] High altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is a form of high altitude illness characterized by cough, dyspnea upon exertion progressing to dyspnea at rest and eventual death, seen[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Exposure to Nerve Gas

    death, Fraga said.[pbs.org] Witnesses described seeing victims of yesterday’s attack foaming at the mouth and suffering fits.[nypost.com] Depending on the degree of intoxication, symptoms may include: Nervousness and/or restlessness Miosis (contraction of the pupil) Rhinorrhea (runny nose) Excessive salivation Dyspnea[besurvival.com]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    It can cause sudden illness and death. CO is found in combustion fumes, such as those made by cars and trucks, lanterns, stoves, gas ranges and heating systems.[nlm.nih.gov] “I guess my buddy said when they pulled me out of there I was drooling and foaming at the mouth. Like I say, I’m lucky to be here,” Thetreau said.[minnesota.cbslocal.com] Patient experienced ecphysesis and dyspnea suddenly after HBO₂ therapy (100% oxygen at 0.25 MPa, for 60 minutes with a five-minute air break and decompression at 0.01 MPa[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sarin Poisoning

    death, Fraga said.[pbs.org] According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), victims were having difficulty breathing, foaming at the mouth, seizures, bleeding from the nose and mouth, fainting[gcnlive.com] Major respiratory symptoms were rhinorrhea, cough, and dyspnea.[nointervention.com]

  • Tabun Poisoning

    Exposure to low concentrations of nerve agent vapor produces immediate ocular symptoms, rhinorrhea, and in some patients, dyspnea.[emedicine.medscape.com] Symptoms can quickly progress to sudden collapse, convulsions, and even death. How soon after exposure do the symptoms appear?[vdh.virginia.gov] […] at the mouth," vomiting, tearing, involuntary defecation and urination, tiny pinpoint pupils, and a slow heart rate that will cause fainting.[tonic.vice.com]

  • Exposure to Ammonia

    At high concentrations, the gas can cause instantaneous collapse and sudden death.[industrialinjuryattorney.com] Symptoms of anhydrous ammonia exposure include eye, nose, and throat irritation; dyspnea; wheezing; chest pain; pulmonary edema; pink frothy sputum; skin burns; vesiculation[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Our patient had stridor, dyspnea, excessive secretions, and altered mental state but we could avoid intubation in him by using a combination of steroids and anti-secretory[onlinejets.org]

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