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17 Possible Causes for Fluctuating Level of Consciousness, Hemiplegia, Visual Field Test Abnormal

  • Stroke

    Specifically, this exploratory study investigates changes in gait pattern among stroke patients with hemiparesis or hemiplegia during gait recovery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Has a depressed level of consciousness (Glasgow Coma Score below 13). Has unexplained progressive or fluctuating symptoms. Has papilloedema, neck stiffness or fever.[patient.info] This case report presents the clinical record of a 37-year-old man who presented with a dense right hemiplegia, found to be caused by a left medial medullary stroke.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subdural Hematoma

    In this case, we present a patient who presented to the pediatric emergency department with new-onset seizure and hemiplegia 2 days after a roller-coaster ride.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other signs and symptoms of subdural hematoma include the following: A history of recent head injury Loss of consciousness or fluctuating levels of consciousness Irritability[neurolaw.com] Historical note and terminology In 1657 Wepfer described the presence of a "bloody cyst" in the subdural space of an elderly man postmortem who had developed an aphasia and hemiplegia[medlink.com]

  • Epidural Hematoma

    […] microangiopathic changes Arterial hypertension and increasing age are the most important risk factors Clinical features Lucid interval , then loss of consciousness Headache Hemiplegia[amboss.com] Left hemiplegia was deteted. Right fronto-parietal trephine cranitomy with evacuation of extradural haematoma was done under general anaesthesia.[neurologyindia.com] .,[2 6] of their 14 patients had hemiplegia and 5 had headache.[barrowneuro.org]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    A brain tumor is the usual initial clinical and radiologic diagnostic impression in these patients, whose presenting symptoms include acute onset of hemiplegia, hemisensory[thefreelibrary.com]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    […] in other varieties of chronic interstitial nephritis, there may occur acute episodes of cerebral phenomena, such as epileptiform convulsions, coma, headache, amaurosis, hemiplegia[doi.org] Patients can present with hemiplegia, transient cortical blindness or hemiparesis. [1] Symptoms of ischemic heart disease Ischemic heart disease is an end organ complication[explainmedicine.com]

  • Brain Abscess

    The postoperative course was uneventful, but a slight left hemiplegia remained at discharge.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The common clinical presentations included headache (61.7%), fever (50.6%), and hemiplegia (34.6%). Eleven patients (13.6%) were dead at hospital discharge.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She had motor aphasia and right hemiplegia with Babinski’s sign. On day 4 of hospitalization, she developed fever (38 C), chills, and dysuria.[stroke.ahajournals.org]

  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma

    Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is a rare pediatric brain tumor. A 16-year-old female patient presented to the clinic with complaints of multiple episodes of generalized tonic clonic seizures, nystagmus, and weakness on the left side of the body for 3 weeks. She had similar symptoms, waxing and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Occipital Lobe Tumor

    […] tumor in the frontal lobe may cause the following: Behavioral and emotional changes Impaired judgment Impaired sense of smell Memory loss Paralysis on one side of the body (hemiplegia[healthcommunities.com] With maturity, more rigorous computerized visual field tests are possible.[childhoodbraintumor.org] level of consciousness; common with toxic and metabolic disorders and acute febrile systemic infections dementia acquired and sustained loss of memory and other intellectual[strokecenter.org]

  • Posterior Cerebral Artery Occlusion with Infarction

    Hemiplegia was due to infarction in the lateral midbrain.[neurology.org] fields and abnormal visual attention, as tested by fixation shift 21, 22.[mrineonatalbrain.com] Fluctuating neurological symptoms. Impaired levels of consciousness. Unstable haemodynamic indices. Cardiorespiratory problems. What treatments can be given?[patient.info]

  • Posterior Cerebral Artery Occlusion

    Hemiplegia is a rare manifestation of posterior cerebral artery occlusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] fields and abnormal visual attention, as tested by fixation shift 21, 22.[mrineonatalbrain.com] Fluctuating neurological symptoms. Impaired levels of consciousness. Unstable haemodynamic indices. Cardiorespiratory problems. What treatments can be given?[patient.info]

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