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165 Possible Causes for Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension

  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    A 71-year-old man, who was diagnosed with familial amyloidosis type I, was admitted for treatment of severe orthostatic hypotension associated with recurrent syncopal attacks[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract A 60-year-old male with recurrent syncopal attacks presented with orthostatic hypotension on the head-up tilt test.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On examination, severe orthostatic hypotension was confirmed and autonomic tests were abnormal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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[omicsonline.org] ., giddiness, lightheadedness, tunnel vision, nausea, spots in the vision).[bcmj.org] […] syncope. 54 ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION Treatment of orthostatic hypotension includes education and lifestyle modifications, such as slowly transitioning from a supine or sitting[aafp.org]

  • Hypotension

    Effects of orthostatic hypotension on cognition in Parkinson disease. Neurology 2017, 88:17-24 Connolly S and others.[dizziness-and-balance.com] Pacemaker therapy for prevention of syncope in patients with recurrent severe vasovagal syncope. Jama 2003:289:2224-2229 Freeman R, Young J, Landsberg L, Lipsitz L.[dizziness-and-balance.com]

  • 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: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Dopamine Beta-Hydroxylase Deficiency

    Abstract A woman was referred with severe orthostatic hypotension at the age of 21.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ptosis, skeletal muscle hypotonia, and recurrent hypoglycaemia had been noticed in early childhood.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Anemia

    Anemia is a common worldwide problem that is associated with nonspecific complaints. The initial focus for the emergency evaluation of anemia is to determine whether the problem is acute or chronic. Acute anemia is most commonly associated with blood loss, and the patient is usually symptomatic. Chronic anemia is[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Hypoglycemia

    Hypoglycemia happens from time to time to everyone who has diabetes. Check blood glucose levels to determine when your level is low. Learn to identify the symptoms of hypoglycemia so you can treat it quickly. Treat hypoglycemia by raising your blood glucose level with some form of sugar. Hypoglycemia, sometimes[…][web.archive.org]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • 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]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Psychogenic 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: 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[…][books.google.de]

    Missing: Severe Recurrent Orthostatic Hypotension

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