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1,942 Possible Causes for Fainting Spells, Foul Body Odor, Loss of Motor Skills

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    skills, or slurred speech.[] Those signs include trouble with their speech, such as slurring their words, and have dulled motor skills, often noted by loss of balance or coordination.[] Alcohol intoxication can be harmful for a variety of reasons, including: Impaired brain function resulting in poor judgment, reduced reaction time, loss of balance and motor[]

  • Hepatic Encephalopathy

    There is usually asterixis and difficulty with writing and other fine motor skills. Patients are moderately obtunded, confused, and disoriented.[] Stages of overt hepatic encephalopathy: Patients exhibit inappropriate behavior, altered sleep pattern, loss of affect, depression, or euphoria.[]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

    Progressive signs of ataxia in a eight year old girl with hypo-active knee and ankle jerks, prompted the analysis of the frataxin gene (FXN; 606829). The most common molecular abnormality--GAA trinucleotide repeat expansion in intron 1--was found with 300 GAA repeats (1490 bp) (normal individuals have 5 to 30 GAA[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Diabetes Mellitus with Hypoglycemia

    Here you can find all Crossref-listed publications in which this article is cited. If you would like to receive automatic email messages as soon as this article is cited in other publications, simply activate the “Citation Alert” on the top of this page. [1] Ya-Qian Liu, Si-Qi Xing, Ming Sang, Yu-Feng Li, María Teresa[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    Overview Diabetic ketoacidosis is a serious complication of diabetes that occurs when your body produces high levels of blood acids called ketones. The condition develops when your body can't produce enough insulin. Insulin normally plays a key role in helping sugar (glucose) — a major source of energy for your[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Uremia

    Tuberous sclerosis (TS) is characterized by the triade of epilepsy, mental retardation, and adenoma sebaceum. Although the kidneys are affected in 40-80% of the patients uremia is a rare finding. We here describe a family with TS, where uremia was a major feature of the disease, causing the death of 2 family[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Maple Syrup Urine Disease

    Disease definition A rare inherited disorder of branched-chain amino acid metabolism classically characterized by poor feeding, lethargy, vomiting and a maple syrup odor in the cerumen (and later in urine) noted soon after birth, followed by progressive encephalopathy and central respiratory failure if untreated. The[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Isovaleric Acidemia

    Abstract Isovaleric acidemia (IVA) is an autosomal recessive inborn error affecting leucine metabolism. It is caused by a deficiency in isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase (IVD), a mitochondrial matrix enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of isovaleryl-CoA to 3-methylcrotonyl-CoA. IVD is a FAD-containing enzyme, consisting of[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Heavy Metal Poisoning

    BibTeX @ARTICLE{Baldwin99heavymetal, author {Dianne R Baldwin and William J Marshall}, title {Heavy metal poisoning and its laboratory investigation}, journal {Clinical Biochemistry}, year {1999}, pages {267--300} } Share OpenURL Abstract bismuth; arsenic; tin; antimony INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW The term ‘heavy metal ’[…][]

    Missing: Loss of Motor Skills
  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Indicators of infection in seniors include the following: Confusion or delirium Agitation Hallucinations Other unusual behavioral changes Poor motor skills or loss of coordination[]

    Missing: Fainting Spells