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12 Possible Causes for Generalized Motor Seizure, Patient Appears Acutely Ill, Tactile Hallucination

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    They are major motor seizures and are generalized but brief. If left untreated, multiple seizures may occur. About 3% of patients go on to develop status epilepticus.[ijnpnd.com] hallucinations Uncontrollable tremors Seizures DTs can be fatal without treatment, due to the increased risk of developing respiratory arrest, aspiration pneumonitis, or[waypointrecoverycenter.com] Withdrawal seizures Withdrawal seizures (rum fits) occur within 6-48 hours of alcohol cessation; they are major motor seizures that take place during withdrawal in patients[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    Motor signs included grand mal seizures, generalized rigidity, localized dystonias, catalepsy, and athetosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cocaine Mechanism block biogenic amine (DA, NE, 5HT) reuptake Intoxication presentation mental status changes euphoria, psychomotor agitation, grandiosity, hallucinations[medbullets.com] Tactile hallucinations are especially typical of stimulant psychosis, such as the sensation of something crawling under the skin (formication).[basicmedicalkey.com]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Seizures

    Single generalized tonic-clonic motor seizures are the most common subtype, however, STATUS EPILEPTICUS may occur.[expertscape.com] hallucinations Uncontrollable tremors Seizures DTs can be fatal without treatment, due to the increased risk of developing respiratory arrest, aspiration pneumonitis, or[waypointrecoverycenter.com] Its signs and symptoms include: extreme confusion extreme agitation a fever seizures tactile hallucinations, such as having a sense of itching, burning, or numbness that isn[healthline.com]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    While there are no reports of auditory hallucinations, there have been single case reports of tactile hallucinations and delusional infestation in PRES patients [8-9] .[cureus.com] Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2014, 37:113–24. 10.1016/j.psc.2013.11.006 Soomro A, Al Bahri R, Alhassan N, et al.: Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome with tactile hallucinations[cureus.com]

  • Cocaine Abuse

    hallucinations ("coke bugs") Sexual dysfunction in both males and females Reproductive damage and infertility Sudden death - even one use can cause overdose or death Addiction[cesar.umd.edu] hallucinations Sexual problems, reproductive damage and infertility (for both men and women) Disorientation, apathy, confused exhaustion Irritability and mood disturbances[drugfreeworld.org] hallucinations; which can include the feeling of something crawling under the skin ( formication ), also known as "coke bugs", during binges. [4] Users of cocaine have also[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Datura Stramonium Poisoning

    […] are reported in as many as 83% of cases; typically they are simple visual images in natural colors, but infrequently also tactile hallucinations of crawling insects. [11][cjhr.org] […] are reported in as many as 83% of cases; typically they are simple visual images in natural colors, but infrequently also tactile hallucinations of crawling insects.(2) The[erowid.org] […] hallucinations; jerky, myoclonic movements; choreoathetosis; hyperthermia; coma; respiratory arrest; rare seizures; and central stimulation followed by depression. [10] Hallucinations[cjhr.org]

  • Amanita Phalloides Poisoning

    Perceptual abnormalities include visual hallucinations, distorted body image, sounds and tactile sensation.[patient.info]

  • Aniline Poisoning

    . ; Dopamine/Serotonin/Nor epinephrine -Vasoconstrictor -Derives from leaves of erythoxylum cocca -Tactile hallucinations: also k/a Cocaine bugs/magnan bugs -Paranoid delusions[slideshare.net]

  • Crack Ingestion

    hallucinations Heart attack and heart disease Stroke Respiratory failure Brain seizures Sexual dysfunction (for both men and women) Reproductive damage and infertility (for[cesar.umd.edu] The patients developed severe illness within 12 h of ingesting ecstasy, suggesting that there is an acute drop in serum Na concentration secondary to unrestricted fluid ingestion[academic.oup.com] Hallucinations Tactile hallucinations (coke bugs) may lead to picking at the skin which can lead to bacterial infections and other bodily damages.[addictions.com]

  • Heavy Metal Poisoning

    Signs and Symptoms of Lead Toxicity Fatigue Irritability Lethargy Paresthesis Myalgias Abdominal pain Tremor Headache Vomiting Weight loss Constipation Loss of libido Motor[authorstream.com] […] neuropathy Encephalopathy Cerebral edema Seizures Coma Severe abdominal cramping Epiphyseal lead lines in children (growth arrest) Renal failure Range of Lead-induced Health[authorstream.com] Pb ALA- aminolevulinic acid  in plasma and urine COPRO- coprorphyrinogen  in urine Protoporphyrin  accumulates in the RBC General Signs and Symptoms of Lead Toxicity: General[authorstream.com]