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222 Possible Causes for Fainting Spells, Seizure, Vomiting without Nausea

  • 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] Ketotic hypoglycaemia presents with symptoms of hypoglycaemia (eg sweating, irritable, confused) and also nausea and vomiting.[patient.info] Postoperatively the patient demonstrated both generalized and focal seizure activity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hyponatremia

    Definition of hyponatremia based on symptoms Moderate: any degree of hyponatremia associated with moderately severe symptoms of hyponatremia: nausea without vomiting, confusion[intechopen.com] Post-transplant seizures are uncommon in young kidney transplant recipients but can be harbingers of devastating outcomes such as cerebral edema and death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Migraines may also not have auras. [28] Tension type headaches usually have bilateral "bandlike" pressure on both sides of the head usually without nausea or vomiting.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Other conditions that may cause vitamin B1 deficiency include: HIV/AIDS Cancers that have spread throughout the body Extreme nausea and vomiting during pregnancy ( hyperemesis[medlineplus.gov] Report of a case of SESA syndrome: a rare CNS complication of chronic alcoholism, known since 1981 and characterized by epileptic seizures, multiple and reversible neurological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stroke

    Vertigo, with or without nausea and vomiting. Diplopia (ophthalmoplegia). Dysphagia or dysarthria.[patient.info] Twenty patients (40%) had a single seizure, and most seizures (34, or 68%) were simple partial seizures or partial seizures with 2 generalization.[doi.org] . * Sudden and severe headache, without a known cause. * Sudden dizziness, loss of steadiness or coordination. * Sudden nausea and vomiting, unrelated to viral illness. *[curlie.org]

  • Syncope

    General Information Syncope, often referred to as a fainting spell, is the abrupt and brief loss of consciousness due to a temporary lack in blood flow to the brain.[utmc.utoledo.edu] Were there any prodromal symptoms (palpitations, nausea/vomiting, sweating, chest pain, shortness of breath, lightheadedness/dizziness, etc.)?[clinicaladvisor.com] Ictal asystole (IA) is a rare phenomenon in patients with seizures with an incidence of 0.27-0.4% and has been proposed as a possible mechanism of sudden unexpected death[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    without nausea It's important to keep in mind that these symptoms can be caused by a number of different conditions.[webmd.com] Seizures, focal or generalized, may be the earliest expression of a brain tumor.[emedicine.medscape.com] (usually occurs in the morning without nausea) headache uncoordinated muscle movements problems walking (ataxia) The symptoms of a brain tumor may resemble other conditions[urmc.rochester.edu]

  • Meningitis

    Symptoms include fever, sudden severe headache, stiff neck, rash, nausea, and vomiting.[tn.gov] We report a rare case of large frontal sinus osteoma with intracranial extension, associated with meningitis and the development of seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patient has remained seizure free.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    A sudden, severe headache, nausea and vomiting, vision problems, muscle weakness in the limbs, changes in alertness or consciousness, seizures, difficulty breathing, and the[neuroendomke.com] None of the patients with epilepsy after discharge had electrographic seizures while hospitalized.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] seizures are harmful and PHT is harmless.[stroke.ahajournals.org]

  • Meningioma

    A 23-year-old female presented at 37 weeks of pregnancy with 1-month history of fluctuating severe left-sided headaches, periodic blurry vision, nausea, and vomiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These types of posterior fossa meningiomas can cause headaches, seizures, and difficulty walking.[mountsinai.org] Few studies focus on seizure outcomes after resections of meningiomas.[epilepsy.com]

  • Cardiac Arrest

    spells during physical exertion Smoking High blood pressure High cholesterol Obesity Diabetes Excessive alcohol consumption “A typical patient of sudden cardiac arrest is[healthxchange.sg] Within an hour before sudden cardiac arrest, some people have chest pain , shortness of breath, nausea (feeling sick to the stomach), or vomiting.[emedicinehealth.com] Unfortunately, he also developed cardiac arrest and required intubation for ventilation after the seizure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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