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607 Possible Causes for Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Nodular Heterotopia of the Grey Matter, Vasovagal Syncope

  • Hyperventilation

    […] or giddiness, profuse perspiration, and tingling sensations in the fingertips, face, or toes.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] hyperventilation syndrome a complex of symptoms that accompany hypocapnia caused by hyperventilation, including palpitation, a feeling of shortness of breath or air hunger, lightheadedness[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Nodular Heterotopia of the Grey Matter
  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    Treatment for recurrent vasovagal syncope includes increased salt and water intake and various drug treatments, most of which are still under investigation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] vasovagal syncope.[link.springer.com] Drug Treatment of Orthostatic Hypotension and Vasovagal Syncope. Heart Disease. 2003; 49-64. Lee T, Donegan C, Moore A.[heartdisease.about.com]

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  • Psychogenic Hyperventilation

    […] or giddiness, profuse perspiration, and tingling sensations in the fingertips, face, or toes.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This is where they base the tilt-table test study for vasovagal syncope. They have been successful thus far in inducing some but not all.[zeromd.wordpress.com] Some people experience episodic acute OI, such as postural vasovagal syncope (fainting), or chronic OI, such as postural tachycardia syndrome, which can significantly reduce[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

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  • Syncope

    ., giddiness, lightheadedness, tunnel vision, nausea, spots in the vision).[bcmj.org] Vasovagal syncope is usually harmless and requires no treatment. But it's possible you may injure yourself during a vasovagal syncope episode.[mayoclinic.org] Pacemaker therapy for prevention of syncope in patients with recurrent severe vasovagal syncope. JAMA 2003; 289 :2224-9.[aerjournal.com]

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  • Acute Hyperventilation

    Abstract In 27 comatose patients with acute head injury, 45 paired studies of regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) were performed before and after hyperventilation. In total 676 regions were studied, and rCBF was calculated as initial slope index using the intracarotid washout technique of 133 Xe. The tests were[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Anxiety Disorder

    Anxiety can be an appropriate response to stressful situations but is considered a pathologic disorder when it is disabling and difficult to control. Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is the most common anxiety disorder seen in primary care, affecting approximately 3% of adults in the United States (1, 2). This[…][doi.org]

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  • Focal Onset Impaired Awareness Seizure

    Heterotopia present as nodular foci of grey matter intensity on all sequences. They do not enhance. Heterotopia Images of a typical subependymal heterotopia.[radiologyassistant.nl] Abstract Vasovagal syncope precipitating an epileptic seizure has only rarely been described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Electrocardiographic Holter monitoring disclosed only sinus bradycardia so he underwent head up tilt testing to exclude vasovagal syncope.[jnnp.bmj.com]

  • Vasovagal Syncope

    Vasovagal syncope occurs as a result of cerebral hypoperfusion.[symptoma.com] The optimal approach to treatment of patients with vasovagal syncope remains uncertain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Vasovagal syncope, or the "common faint", is the most common cause of syncope.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cardiogenic Syncope

    […] and vasovagal syncope.[bakerchiropractic.org] What is vasovagal syncope or neurocardiogenic syncope?[pccoforegon.com] Further classifications of this particular type of syncope include situational, carotid sinus, and vasovagal syncope.[uspharmacist.com]

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  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

    syncope (VVS).[hrsonline.org] METHODS: One hundred twenty-five patients (mean age 11.1 2.3 years; 60% female) reporting short-term loss of consciousness and diagnosed with vasovagal syncope based on anamnesis[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Many times, POTS is accompanied by, 'vasovagal syncope,' or, 'neurally mediated hypotension,' or, 'neurocardiogenic syncope.'[disabled-world.com]

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