Create issue ticket

2,934 Possible Causes for Fainting Spells, Hyperreflexia, Mutation in the CALM2 Gene

  • Hyperventilation

    One must rely solely on a very careful history and elicit time of onset and place to get a possible lead if it is a patient complaining of having had “fainting spells,” “heart[aafp.org] ‘Patients can reproduce these spells by hyperventilating in a controlled environment.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] ‘So does that mean you become light headed and silly, or faint, as you would if you hyperventilated at sea level?’[en.oxforddictionaries.com]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Hypoglycemia

    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] Because of the history of Billroth II surgery and the description of his fainting spells, a 5-hour glucose tolerance test was performed in the clinic using the foods that[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Hyperkalemia

    And R – Reflexes, hyperreflexia or areflexia, they’re flaccid. So, MURDER, MURDER.[nrsng.com] […] ephrons- renal failure E xcretion – Impaired MURDER M uscle weakness U rine- oliguria, anuria R espiratory distress D ecreased cardiac contractility E CG changes R eflexes- hyperreflexia[nrsng.com]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Stroke

    An examination showed decreased strength on the right side, with hyperreflexia and an up-going plantar response.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Anxiety Disorder

    Anxiety can be an appropriate response to stressful situations but is considered a pathologic disorder when it is disabling and difficult to control. Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is the most common anxiety disorder seen in primary care, affecting approximately 3% of adults in the United States (1, 2). This[…][doi.org]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Cervical Spondylosis

    Eleven patients (58%) had lower limb hyperreflexia or Babinski sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Objective neurological deficit (upper motor neurone signs in the legs (eg, up-going plantars, hyperreflexia, clonus, spasticity); lower motor neurone signs in the arms (eg[patient.info] In the control group, five patients (38%) showed hyperreflexia of the lower limbs and Babinski sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Graves Disease

    HLA-B8, Dr3 association Often incited during stress e.g. childbirth, infection, steroid withdrawal Presentation Symptoms heat intolerance weight loss hyperactive diarrhea hyperreflexia[step2.medbullets.com] Additional symptoms associated with Graves’ disease include heart palpitations, slight tremors of the hands and/or fingers, hair loss, brittle nails, exaggerated reflexes (hyperreflexia[rarediseases.org] Dysphoria Tachycardia, Lone Atrial Fibrillation Heat Intolerance Fine tremor Palpitation, Nervousness Warm moist skin, Goiter Fatigue, lethargy Proximal Myopathy Dyspnoea Hyperreflexia[intechopen.com]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Pernicious Anemia

    […] impaired ability to coordinate movement (ataxia), a positive Babinski sign (outward motion of the big toe caused by stroking the sole of the foot), and/or exaggerated reflexes (hyperreflexia[rarediseases.org] Pernicious Anemia Macrocytic anemia, glossitis, peripheral neuropathy, weakness, hyperreflexia, ataxia, and other neurological manifestations characterize classical vitamin[clinlabnavigator.com] Vitamin B12 deficiency may present with any combination of the following: macrocytic anemia, glossitis (painful inflammation of the tongue), peripheral neuropathy, weakness, hyperreflexia[mayomedicallaboratories.com]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Juvenile Primary Lateral Sclerosis

    Affiliated tissues include brain , spinal cord and tongue , and related phenotypes are muscle weakness and hyperreflexia Genetics Home Reference : 25 Juvenile primary lateral[malacards.org] It is inherited in an autosomal recessive pattern. 0002141 Hyperreflexia Increased reflexes 0001347 Muscle weakness Muscular weakness 0001324 Pseudobulbar behavioral symptoms[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Hyperreflexia is another key feature of PLS as seen in patients presenting with the Babinski's sign.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy

    […] cause mitochondrial dysfunction Clinical features Behavioral and personality changes, including irritability and disinhibition Motor abnormalities including hypertonia, hyperreflexia[pathologyoutlines.com] […] of earliest clinical symptoms is disturbance in diurnal sleep patterns e) Spectrum of presentation is broad, but some signs to be aware of are: bradykinesia, asterixis, hyperreflexia[errolozdalga.com] There is usually hyperreflexia, clonus, rigidity of limbs, extensor response, grasping, and sucking responses.[enotes.tripod.com]

    Missing: Mutation in the CALM2 Gene

Similar symptoms