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1,268 Possible Causes for Fainting Spells, Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    lupus erythematosus (SLE).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND Isolated spinal artery subarachnoid hemorrhage is a rare occurrence in the general population, but occurs more commonly as one of many neurologic sequela of systemic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The etiology of a neurologic deficit in an SLE patient is often multifactorial. Comorbid conditions, such as antiphospholipid antibody syndrome, predispose to stroke.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acquired Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    erythematosus.[acphospitalist.org] Another differential diagnosis, idiopathic thrombotic purpura, is typically not associated with hemolytic anemia, renal or neurological sequelae, or a deficiency in ADAMTS13[acphospitalist.org] […] the diagnostic focus shifts to disorders that cause pancytopenia, including paroxysmal-nocturnal hematuria, aplastic anemia, and rheumatologic disorders such as systemic lupus[acphospitalist.org]

  • Neurological Disorder

    erythematosusneurological sequelae Lyme disease M [ edit ] Machado–Joseph disease Macrencephaly Macropsia Mal de debarquement Megalencephalic leukoencephalopathy with[en.wikipedia.org] Symptoms of functional seizures Functional seizures often look like epileptic attacks or fainting spells but there are often clues in the description such as: Very frequent[sth.nhs.uk] […] vanishing white matter Lewy body dementia Lissencephaly Locked-in syndrome Lou Gehrig's disease – see Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Lumbar disc disease Lumbar spinal stenosis Lupus[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Insect Bite

    Insect bites may be inflicted by mosquitos, fleas, bugs, lice and a plethora of other species pertaining to distinct families of the order insects. While they are of little medical interest in the vast majority of cases, immunocompromised or allergic patients may suffer from severe reactions to an insect bite. Most[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus
  • 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: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus
  • 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: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus
  • Anemia

    INTRODUCTION Table 1 Etiopathogenic classification of anemia. Regenerative anemia Acute or chronic bleeding Hemolytic anemia Hereditary (hemoglobinopathy, enzymopathy, membrane-cytoskeletal defects) Acquired (autoimmune, mechanical destruction, toxic-metabolic, drugs, infectious, PNH, hypersplenism) Hypo-regenerative[…][dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus
  • Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

    Temporomandibular Joint disorder (TMD) is a dysfunction of masticatory muscles and the joints that connect the mandible (lower jaw) to the skull. The foremost symptom of TMD is pain. Pain in TMD usually occurs in adjacent areas near the tragus or elsewhere on the face rather than in the joint itself. Symptoms[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus
  • Hypersensitivity

    We retrospectively reviewed the records of 3 patients (3 knees) with a delayed type hypersensitivity reaction following Dermabond exposure after an orthopaedic knee procedure. Delayed hypersensitivity reactions are mediated by CD4 helper T cells. The use of skin adhesives in place of traditional sutures is[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus
  • Hypertension

    Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against the walls of the arteries that carry blood from your heart to other parts of your body. Blood pressure normally rises and falls throughout the day, but it can damage your heart and cause health problems if it stays high for a long time. High blood pressure is[…][cdc.gov]

    Missing: Neurological Sequelae of Lupus Erythematosus

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