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1,759 Possible Causes for EEG Slowing, Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma, Visual Hallucination

  • Meningioma

    Radiation therapy to the brain and/or spinal cord/canal, for some other disease process, has been implicated in subsequent Meningioma formation, especially in children.[neurosurgerydallas.com] cord.)[neurosurgerydallas.com] […] tumors arise from a "misguided" "CAP CELL" which is the embryonic cell of origin that ultimately makes for the development of the "meninges" (the covering of the brain and spinal[neurosurgerydallas.com]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Intern Med. 2016;55(8):949-53. doi: 10.2169/internalmedicine.55.5737. Epub 2016 Apr 15. Author information 1 Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokkyo Medical University, Japan. Abstract We encountered a 62-year-old woman who experienced frequent episodes of hypoglycemia. She was diagnosed with postprandial[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Epilepsy

    Her EEG showed slow background with continuous occipital small spikes and photosensitivity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , such as blindness, visual hallucinations, illusions, and distorted scenery like macropsia, where everything surrounding you seems larger than normal.[verywell.com] EEG findings showed that slow background activity was significantly common among patients with EP (P 0.009).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Brain Concussion

    A brain concussion is a still incompletely defined syndrome of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that causes a spectrum of symptoms without evident structural damage to the brain. A headache, cognitive deficits, emotional instability, sleep disturbances, and an overall change in mental state after trauma are highly[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Metabolic Encephalopathy

    Confusion, seizures, slow EEG with triphasic waves, peripheral asterixis, and myoclonus Polyneuropathy seen in hepatic disease is often associated with what?[cram.com] It can cause paranoid and grandiose delusions, agitation, hallucinations (visual and auditory), bizarre behavior, fear, short-term memory loss, and confusion. [5] HIV encephalopathy[en.wikipedia.org] In the cases of encephalopathy, EEG can register generalized slowing or suppression of the EEG reactivity, loss of fast rhythm with occurrence of diffuse slow activity (theta[neurologyindia.com]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Brain Neoplasm

    […] a primary brain tumor: headache (23.5% of patients); generalized seizures (21.3%); unilateral weakness (7.1%); unsteadiness (6.1%); expressive language disorder (5.8%); visual[aafp.org] ; unilateral numbness (2.3%); personality problems (1.6%); diplopia (0.3%); and other symptoms (24.2%), such as anosmia, apraxia, cognitive delay, drowsiness, dysphagia, hallucinations[aafp.org]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Psychological symptoms are variable: irritability, emotionality, depression, considerable anxiety and, more rarely, auditory and visual hallucinations, disorientation, mental[orpha.net] On the following day, he developed altered mentation in the form of fluctuating levels of orientation, agitation, irritability, confusion, and visual hallucination (seeing[doi.org]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Temporal Lobe Tumor

    There are also tumors of the spinal nerves (such as neurofibromas or schwannomas), lining of the spinal canal (meningiomas) and spinal fluid compartment (meningeal carcinomatosis[aans.org] This rhythmic activity contrasts with the usual arrhythmic slowing seen focally with brain tumor and may conceivably be related to the rhythmic slowing associated with seizure[karger.com] "Assuming for now a more rational scientific view, he was having a visual hallucination and he heard God's voice," Devinsky observes.[npr.org]

  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma

    Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is a rare pediatric brain tumor. A 16-year-old female patient presented to the clinic with complaints of multiple episodes of generalized tonic clonic seizures, nystagmus, and weakness on the left side of the body for 3 weeks. She had similar symptoms, waxing and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Spinal Canal and Spinal Cord Meningioma
  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    There are also tumors of the spinal nerves (such as neurofibromas or schwannomas), lining of the spinal canal (meningiomas) and spinal fluid compartment (meningeal carcinomatosis[aans.org] After an EEG proved that the seizures were coming from my temporal lobe, I was put on Keppra and have not had any seizures in the past month.[epilepsy.com] Metastatic tumors often involve the bones of the spine and/or the spinal cord.[aans.org]

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