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2,501 Possible Causes for Fainting, spell

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  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

    Abstract We studied a patient who regularly developed asystole and fainted during attacks of glossopharyngeal neuralgia. A cardiac pacemaker did not prevent syncope.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The spells were thought to represent syncopal attacks associated with glossopharyngeal neuralgia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The syncopal attacks had a duration of about 10 sec. Neurological examination elicited a faint dysphonia associated with paradoxical dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    Episodes of fainting (known as syncope ) are quite common in elderly people. About half the time, doctors identify an underlying heart condition.[npr.org] […] that is usually produced by a blood clot which has originated in a vein of the leg or pelvis and traveled to the lungs and that is marked by labored breathing, chest pain, fainting[merriam-webster.com] […] symptoms differently: Sudden shortness of breath (most common) Chest pain, usually worse with breathing A feeling of anxiety A feeling of dizziness, lightheadedness, or fainting[inovaheart.org]

  • Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    Patients may feel dizziness or light-headedness, may have visual abnormalities, palpitations or fainting, depending on the duration of the arrhythmia.[symptoma.com] A 3-year-old female presents with a presumed breath-holding spell and is found to have ventricular fibrillation requiring DC cardioversion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Episodes of ventricular tachycardia can cause light-headedness, dizziness, and fainting (syncope). In people with CPVT, these episodes typically begin in childhood.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Panic Attacks

    […] that they will not faint during an attack.[merckmanuals.com] OBJECTIVE: The concept of fearful spells (FS) denotes distressing spells of anxiety that might or might not qualify for criteria of panic attacks (PA).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND: Panic attacks (PA) and panic disorder (PD) as well as fearful spells only (FS-only, attacks of anxiety not meeting full criteria for PA or PD) increase the risk[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sinus Arrest

    Abstract A young man presented with tachycardia and faintness after an episode of influenza.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] any significant improvement in the incidence of the spells.[ahajournals.org] If pauses are long enough to lower cardiac output, they can cause fainting. More than a few automobile accidents have happened as a result of this type of dysrhythmia.[ecgguru.com]

  • Anisocoria

    Abstract A 30-year-old woman employed by a veterinarian had many episodes of syncope. At presentation, she had anisocoria and premature ventricular beats.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The circumstances of the fainting spells and eye examination led to the identification of medications which, if taken surreptitiously, will induce the perplexing clinical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The circumstances of the fainting spells and eye examination led to the identification of medications which, if taken surreptitiously, will induce the perplexing clinical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sunburn

    Your child has symptoms of heat stress such as fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, or feeling faint.[stanfordchildrens.org] Spelt/Spelled Spelt/Spelled Spill Spilt/Spilled Spilt/Spilled Spoil Spoilt/Spoiled Spoilt/Spoiled Strip Stript/Stripped Stript/Stripped Sweep Swept/Sweeped Swept/Sweeped[usingenglish.com] Some severely sunburned people develop a fever, chills, and weakness and on rare occasions even may go into shock (characterized by very low blood pressure, fainting, and[merckmanuals.com]

  • Nitroglycerin

    Nitroglycerin's most common side effects are headache, facial flushing, head throbbing, fainting, hypotension, tachycardia, and syncope.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] "Nitroglycerin" uses the U.S. spelling of the word, unlike most other dialogue and items in the game which always use the British spelling.[runescape.wikia.com] […] or syncope develops.[omicsonline.org]

  • Pneumonia

    Can it cause fainting?[cnn.com] While some critics claim Clinton “fainted” while leaving the 9/11 event, it’s unlikely she actually lost consciousness, Dr.[foxnews.com] Fainting or losing balance isn’t typically a symptom of pneumonia, said Cleveland Clinic’s Budev.[cbsnews.com]

  • Hypoglycemia

    RESULTS: We present a case of an 85-year-old man who presented to the endocrinology clinic with symptoms of "fainting spells after large meals."[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Feeling faint is common and actual syncope may occur.[fibromyalgiatreatment.com] When hypoglycemia occurs repeatedly, a record or "diary" of the spells over several months, noting the circumstances of each spell (time of day, relation to last meal, nature[en.wikipedia.org]

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