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8 Possible Causes for Emotional Lability in 50% of Patients

  • Puerperium

    […] palpitations, heat intolerance, tremulousness, nervousness, and emotional lability.[emedicine.medscape.com] Having developed PPT, these women are at significant risk for recurrent disease after subsequent pregnancies. [50] History Patients with thyrotoxicosis may report fatigue,[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Delirium

    lability. 68 In this study, hypoactive delirium was present in over 50% of patients with normal or near-normal arousal.[doi.org] […] in contrast to the readily detected hyperactive delirium that is characterized by agitation, restlessness, attempting to remove catheters or tubes, hitting, biting, and emotional[doi.org]

  • Motor Neuron Disease

    .  Also known as: pseudobulbar palsy, emotional incontinence, pathologic crying/laughing The emotional lability is NOT a mood disorder, but is an uncontrolled outburst and[slideshare.net] […] is a very troubling symptom for patients. It is an abnormal affective display that can be seen in about 50% of ALS patients. 51.  Amitriptyline 100-150mg QHS Fluvoxamine[slideshare.net] […] usually helpful for thick mucus, but helpful with sialorrhea)  Mechanical insufflation-exsufflation (In- Exsufflator cough machine)  Manually assisted coughing techniques 50[slideshare.net]

  • Apathetic Thyrotoxicosis with Thyrotoxic Crisis

    Approximately 50 percent of patients with thyroid storm will have cardiovascular symptoms, such as widened pulse pressure, increased systolic blood pressure, premature ventricular[livingwithgravesdisease.com] lability, altered mental status, lethargy, agitation, muscle weakness of large proximal muscles particularly the shoulders and thighs, arrhythmias, congestive heart failure[livingwithgravesdisease.com] […] in thyroid storm are exaggerated symptoms of tachycardia out of proportion to fever, mania, confusion, tremor, diarrhea, hyperdefecation, nausea, vomiting, diaphoresis, emotional[livingwithgravesdisease.com]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    Psychiatric abnormalities are seen in about 50% of patients with CS.[benthamopen.com] Common psychiatric abnormalities include agitated depression, lethargy, paranoia, overt psychosis, insomnia, emotional lability, irritability, anxiety and panic attacks [[benthamopen.com]

  • Uterine Subinvolution

    […] palpitations, heat intolerance, tremulousness, nervousness, and emotional lability.[emedicine.medscape.com] Having developed PPT, these women are at significant risk for recurrent disease after subsequent pregnancies. [50] History Patients with thyrotoxicosis may report fatigue,[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy Type 4
  • Postpartum Period

    […] palpitations, heat intolerance, tremulousness, nervousness, and emotional lability.[emedicine.medscape.com] Having developed PPT, these women are at significant risk for recurrent disease after subsequent pregnancies. [50] History Patients with thyrotoxicosis may report fatigue,[emedicine.medscape.com]

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