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59 Possible Causes for Foaming at the Mouth, Sudden Death, Tachypnea

  • Cicuta Maculata Poisoning

    So quickly, that, historically, it hasn't always been identified as the cause of sudden death. Family Apiaceae. The synonym Umbelliferae is also used.[] Mouth. Bloody foam from nose and mouth. Throat. Spasm of muscles of deglutition on presenting anything to mouth. Stomach. Nausea and vomiting, frothy, glairy fluid.[] The onset of symptoms is often so sudden and traumatic that treatments are not always successful.[]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    Abnormal physical findings included tachypnea in 79% and tachycardia in 47%. The mean COHb value was 26.3 /-11.5%.[] It can cause sudden illness and death. CO is found in combustion fumes, such as those made by cars and trucks, lanterns, stoves, gas ranges and heating systems.[] “I guess my buddy said when they pulled me out of there I was drooling and foaming at the mouth. Like I say, I’m lucky to be here,” Thetreau said.[]

  • Ricin Poisoning by Inhalation

    Parenteral exposure results in fever, tachycardia, tachypnea, hypotension, hepatitis, pancreatitis, nephritis, myocardial injury, cerebral edema, vomiting, diarrhea, and bone[] Sniffing Death Syndrome Hallucinogen s Ketamine Abuse (and Methoxetamine ) Phencyclidine (PCP) Dextromethorphan Abuse XIV.[] Just one whiff and you’ll foam at the mouth, fall into a coma, and die. Originally synthesized for use as a pesticide, it was outlawed as a warfare agent in 1997. 5.[]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    NPPE is characterized by the sudden onset of coughing, hemoptysis, tachycardia, tachypnea, and hypoxia, and is dramatically improved with supportive care, which prevents severe[] Abstract Anaphylaxis is a rapid allergic reaction that may cause sudden death.[] Six hours after pleural fluid drainage, the patient developed a nonproductive cough, mild tachypnea, shortness of breath, and low oxygen saturation (88%).[]

  • Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Transient tachypnea is a breathing disorder seen shortly after delivery in early term or late preterm babies.[] The student will be able to characterize the diving response and laryngeal chemoreceptor reflex as used to study the sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).[] Transient tachypnea of the newborn: predictive factor for prolonged tachypnea. Pediatr Int . 2008 Feb. 50(1):81-4. [Medline] .[]

  • Inhalation of Noxious Gases

    Immediate onset Low concentration (50 ppm or less): anxiety, restlessness, dyspnea, palpitation, headache Higher concentration (100 ppm): death in 30 minute, tachycardia, tachypnea[] Sudden death can occur with refrigerant abuse, even the very first time.[] Just one whiff and you’ll foam at the mouth, fall into a coma, and die. Originally synthesized for use as a pesticide, it was outlawed as a warfare agent in 1997. 5.[]

  • Cardiac Arrest

    […] cardiac arrests in the hospital are the result of respiratory failure or hypovolemic shock, and the majority of these events are foreshadowed by changes in physiology, such as tachypnea[] Sudden cardiac death in Singapore Sudden death is usually caused by sudden cardiac arrest, which is a swift and unexpected loss of heart function.[] Massive amounts of foam caused by mixing moving air with water and surfactant can sometimes come out of the mouth of victims.[]

  • Inhalation of Cadmium Fumes

    Chest 123:2162 Google Scholar Champ CS, Byard RW (1994) Sudden death in asthma in childhood.[] Chest 96:790–793 PubMed Google Scholar Rohrig T (1997) Sudden death due to butane inhalation.[] Päd 15:35–40 Google Scholar Segal E, Wason S (1990) Sudden death by inhalation of butane and propane.[]

  • Drowning

    Tachypnea —Rapid breathing. Trachea —Windpipe.[] However, sudden death due to drowning after a short period of recovery following immersion/submersion has rarely been reported.[] More significant symptoms would be persistent cough, foam at the mouth or nose, confusion, or abnormal behavior, all of which warrant attention.[]

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    Signs and Clinical Features Further autonomic signs seen with mild intoxication (less than 5 mg) include tachycardia, hypertension, tachypnea with shallow breathing, flushing[] Most cases of sudden death during arrest have involved cocaine intoxication; because phencyclidine's pharmacologic properties are quite different from those of cocaine, these[] […] have multiple factors that play a part in causing sudden death."[]

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