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71 Possible Causes for Episodic Blurred Vision, Slow Speech

  • Hypoglycemia

    vision Headache Trouble performing routine tasks Note: Symptoms can vary from person to person and episode to episode.[visionaware.org] speech Convulsions Unconsciousness Treatment Immediately eat or drink something containing "quick acting" sugar.[uihc.org] Symptoms of Hypoglycemia Symptoms of hypoglycemia include the following: Sweating Rapid pulse Shakiness, dizziness, weakness Decreased coordination Difficulty concentrating Blurred[visionaware.org]

  • Stroke

    […] language problems Slow, cautious behavior Memory loss Rehabilitation following a stroke may involve a number of medical specialists; but the early diagnosis of a stroke,[aans.org] He developed headache, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, diplopia, dizziness, and ataxia following the procedure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] When what he tried to say came out garbled, many people assumed he was either mentally slow or a foreigner with limited English.[nytimes.com]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    Definition of transient ischemic attack : a brief episode of cerebral ischemia that is usually characterized by temporary blurring of vision, slurring of speech, numbness,[merriam-webster.com] TIA A temporary blockage of the blood supply to the brain caused by a blood clot and usually lasting ten minutes or less, during which dizziness, blurring of vision, numbness[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] of cerebral ischemia that is usually characterized by temporary blurring of vision, slurring of speech, numbness, paralysis, or syncope and that is often predictive of a[merriam-webster.com]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    […] or difficult speech purple patches or pinpoint dots (rash) on the skin decreased urination or blood in the urine Interferon beta-1a may cause other side effects.[nlm.nih.gov] For example, you may have an episode of numbness in a leg, or blurring of vision for a few weeks, which then goes.[patient.info] We offer several treatments to slow the progression of MS and will work closely with you to manage symptoms.[loyolamedicine.org]

  • Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

    Symptoms may include, but not be limited to: dysarthria; headache; paresis of one or more of the extremities; blurred vision; and the "drop attack."[forum.newhob.com] In the early stage, when periods of transient episodes are limited in time to only a few seconds and neurological orientation is not involved with "drop attacks" or paresis[forum.newhob.com]

  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

    The patient's language was characterized by AOS, with slow speech rate, prolonged intervals between syllables and words, decreased articulatory accuracy, sound distortions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common symptoms at disease onset include postural instability and falls, dysarthria, bradykinesia and visual disturbances such as diplopia, blurred vision, burning eyes, and[patient.info] […] or stiff movements Speech difficulties, such as low voice volume, not able to say words clearly, slow speech Stiffness and rigid movement in the neck, middle of the body,[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myasthenia Gravis

    vision; disabling fatigue; immobility requiring assistance; shortness of breath; and episodes of respiratory failure.[alexion.com] Speech may be slow and slurred, or have a nasal quality. In some cases, a singing hobby or profession must be abandoned.[en.wikipedia.org] […] as gMG, with weakness of the head, neck, trunk, limb and respiratory muscles. 5 Patients with gMG can suffer from slurred speech; choking; impaired swallowing; double or blurred[alexion.com]

  • Insulinoma

    […] of dizziness, blurring of vision, and anxiety over the past 4 months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These episodes usually occurred 1-2 hours after eating and resolved with ingestion of sugary foods. Home glucometer readings during typical symptoms were 47-64 mg/dL.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] year-old woman with medical history of migraine, depression, hypercholesterolemia, iron deficiency anemia, and peptic ulcer disease presented with complaints of frequent episodes[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma

    Initial symptoms may include recurrent episodes of painless, blurred vision and metamorphopsia secondary to exudative retinal detachment affecting the fovea.[reviewofophthalmology.com]

  • Epilepsia Partialis Continua

    Case A 58 year-old man presented with weakness, blurred vision, polydipsia, polyuria and shaking of the left leg for 4 days.[endocrine.org] On initial evaluation in the emergency department, the patient was found to have repeated episodes of myoclonic jerking of the left leg, described as simultaneous partial[endocrine.org]

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