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32 Possible Causes for Fainting Spells, Onset at Age 5-10 Years, Restless Legs Syndrome

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

    Epidemiology Type 1 : 5% of all patients with diabetes Childhood onset ; : typically 20 years but can occur at any age; peaks at age 4–6 years and 10–14 years Highest prevalence[amboss.com]

  • Diabetic Neuropathy

    Fainting spells upon standing may indicate postural hypotension. A physician may detect early signs of neuropathy.[joslin.org] […] of DM Symptomatic evidence 5 years: 4% to 10% 25 years: 13% to 15% Mean time after DM onset: 8 years Increased Frequency: Women; Increased Age Objective evidence (Clinical[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] […] or dizzy spells caused by blood pressure changes (autonomic neuropathy) Urinary or bowel difficulties (autonomic neuropathy) Impotence or vaginal dryness (autonomic neuropathy[diabetes.about.com]

  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

    She started experiencing frequent fainting spells, which forced her to leave Union.[cnnh.org] POTS has an estimated prevalence of at least 170 out of 100,000 people, with an age range of 15-50 years, a mean age at onset of 30 years, and a female-to-male ratio of 5:[karger.com] Some people with POTS experience restless leg syndrome, something that may be relieved through treatment of POTS.[disabled-world.com]

  • Neurological Disorder

    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] Prevalence is 3–5/10 000, with onset most commonly between 10–30 years of age. The sex ratio is equal; 1–2% of first degree relatives are affected.[jnnp.bmj.com] Abstract Restless legs syndrome (RLS) has been thought to be a basically neurological disorder, often observed among patients with sleep disturbance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Migraine

    […] of restless legs syndrome inventory."[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Condition: migraine (therapy-resistant; 18 migraine with aura, 7 vasomotoric headache, 5 common migraine; 2 had additional cluster headache) Demographics: mean age 39 years[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group.[doi.org]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Type of fatigue onset a Gradual 12 Sudden 10 Age, years b 50 12 50 11 Duration of illness b 10 15 10 8 No. of CFS symptoms b 4 8 5 7 6 8 Body mass index c Normal 6 Overweight[doi.org] Some experts say symptoms that go beyond extreme fatigue are actually due to different overlapping conditions such as fibromyalgia, chronic migraines, restless leg syndrome[newsweek.com] (POTS) Overactive bladder Sensitivity to light, sound, smell and touch Sjogren syndrome/sicca (dry eyes/mouth) Sleep disorders such as apnea and restless legs syndrome Temporomandibular[cfidsselfhelp.org]

  • Unverricht-Lundborg Syndrome

    Dystonia Restless Legs Syndrome Sleep Bruxism Sleep-Wake Transition Disorders Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic MERRF Syndrome Epilepsia Partialis Continua Nocturnal Myoclonus Syndrome[wexnermedical.osu.edu] ., what sorts of spells are likely to beset infants, children, or the elderly?[books.google.com] Mean age of seizure onset was 7.3 years (range 510 years). Onset was with myoclonic seizures ( n 5), tonic–clonic seizures ( n 1) or both ( n 2).[academic.oup.com]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    legs syndrome.[bumc.bu.edu] The mean age of onset is around 60 years, although 510% of cases, classified as young onset PD, begin between the ages of 20 and 50.[en.wikipedia.org] Pain, apathy, fatigue, midlife obesity , impaired color discrimination, and/or restless leg syndrome.[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Epilepsy

    Co-morbid sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome, and the parasomnias, occur frequently in people with epilepsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of onset of 5–20 years (peak 10–16 years ) characterised by myoclonic seizures that most commonly occur soon after waking a very rare epilepsy syndrome with an age of onset[pathways.nice.org.uk] legs syndrome, a condition where a person feels the need to constantly move his or her legs at night.[neurology.duke.edu]

  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

    Restless legs syndrome (RLS) has only been recently investigated in a small cohort of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) patients and it has been reported to have variable[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The progression of the disease is slow between 5 to 10 years. The age of onset is typically over 50 years old. The duration of the disease is 7 years.[alzheimer-europe.org] Additional history was significant for hypertension, hyperlipidemia, anxiety, and restless leg syndrome.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu]