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276 Possible Causes for Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Palmar Hyperhidrosis, Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension

  • Syncope

    However, a syncopal episode associated with normal sinus rhythm may be due to several disorders such as orthostatic hypotension, vasovagal or carotid sinus reflexes, or even[] ., giddiness, lightheadedness, tunnel vision, nausea, spots in the vision).[] […] syncope. 54 ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION Treatment of orthostatic hypotension includes education and lifestyle modifications, such as slowly transitioning from a supine or sitting[]

  • Hypoglycemia

    An 84-year-old Japanese woman with metastatic insulinoma suffered from frequent hypoglycemic events. Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) confirmed severe and frequent symptomatic/asymptomatic hypoglycemia. After the initiation of everolimus treatment, the hypoglycemic events were rapidly eliminated. CGM revealed[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Substance Abuse Problems

    Abstract Hospital-wide rumors and anecdotal reports had suggested that there was a potentially serious problem of alcohol and drug abuse among the psychiatric patients of this hospital. The authors describe a systematic, evaluative approach which gave direct and detailed information on the nature and extent of[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    SHERSTEN KILLIP, M.D., M.P.H., JOHN M. BENNETT, M.D., M.P.H., and MARA D. CHAMBERS, M.D., University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky Am Fam Physician. 2007 Mar 1;75(5):671-678. Patient information: See a related handouts on this topic at . The prevalence of iron deficiency anemia is 2 percent in adult men, 9 to 12 percent[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Anxiety Disorder

    DANGER AND HARM ARE AVOIDED BY STRATEGIC DECISIONS MADE AT ALL THREE LEVELS OF THE TRIUNE FOREBRAIN: rational (neomammalian), emotional (paleomammalian), and instinctive (reptilian). This applies also to potential harm from conspecifics, which leads to a choice between escalating and de-escalating strategies. Anxiety[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Elsevier Health Sciences , 18.11.2011 - 1048 Seiten A major postgraduate textbook in emergency medicine, covering all the major topics that present to the trainee doctor in the emergency department. A comprehensive textbook of adult emergency medicine for trainee doctors - covers all the problems likely to present[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Vasovagal Syncope

    Clin Auton Res. 2017 Aug;27(4):245-251. doi: 10.1007/s10286-017-0441-7. Epub 2017 Jul 1. Author information 1 Department of Cardiology, Arrhythmologic Centre, Ospedali del Tigullio, Via Don Bobbio, 25, 16033, Lavagna, Italy. 2 Central Hospital, Bolzano, Italy. 3 BIOTRONIK Italy S.p.A., Vimodrone, Italy.[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Factitious Hypoglycemia

    Two patients had sulfonylurea-induced factitious hypoglycemia. Both patients demonstrated hyperinsulinism during hypoglycemia suggesting the presence of an insulin-secreting tumor. One patient underwent an exploratory laparotomy with subtotal pancreatectomy before the etiology of the hypoglycemia was discovered.[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Drug-induced Hypoglycemia

    BACKGROUND: The costs of drug-induced hypoglycemia are a critical but often neglected component of value-based arguments to reduce tight glycemic control in older adults with type 2 diabetes. METHODS: An economic (decision-tree) analysis compared rates, costs, quality-adjusted life-years, and incremental costs[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Hypomania

    A 74-year-old man with a remote history of Sydenham's chorea but no personal or family history of mood disorder had simultaneous onset of severe, generalized chorea and a mild manic syndrome in clear consciousness. Both chorea and hypomania improved after treatment with sodium valproate and clonazepam. Agitated[…][]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension