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74 Possible Causes for Hallucinations, Hypersalivation, Myoclonic Jerking

  • Dementia

    Clinical predictors of PDD were visual hallucinations (odds ratio [OR] 21.3; 95% CI: 1.5 to 309.6) and male gender (OR 9.6; 95% CI: 1.3 to 71.4).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Compulsion; Dementia; Disordered gambling; Extracampine hallucination; Humour; Obsession[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] most established risk factors for early dementia are old age, severity of motor symptoms, in particular postural and gait disturbances, mild cognitive impairment and visual hallucinations[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Phencyclidine Intoxication

    jerks.[merckmanuals.com] Symptoms in 11 patients suspected of phencyclidine intoxication included violent, aggressive behavior with delusions, hallucinations, agitation, and other signs of toxic psychosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Profuse diaphoresis, hypersalivation, bronchospasm, and urinary retention occurred in less than 5%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Panayiotopoulos Syndrome

    […] seizures: loss of consciousness with severe, rhythmic myoclonic jerks.  Myoclonias are bilateral and rhythmic, maximally involving proximal limb muscles, and may be associated[slideshare.net] It is often associated with ipsilateral turning of the head and usually starts after visual hallucinations, although it may also occur while the hallucinations still persist[en.wikipedia.org] The seizures included mainly autonomic symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, pallor, mydriasis, urinary and fecal incontinence, and rarely hypersalivation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis

    During his hallucinations, the patient did not exhibit behavioral changes or cognitive impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He developed hypersalivation, speech and swallowing difficulties within 30days.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Delusions of misidentification of staff were present, as were visual hallucinations.[hindawi.com]

  • Rabies

    Child continues to have persistent myoclonic jerks, seizures, is dependent on all activities with severe neurological deficits.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Progressive Rabies Symptoms As the disease progresses, neurological symptoms appear and may include: Insomnia Anxiety Confusion Slight or partial paralysis Excitation Hallucinations[rabies.emedtv.com] The diagnosis is easy when a non-immunised patient presents with hydrophobia and hypersalivation after a bite by a known rabid animal but more difficult when a patient presents[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insulinoma

    Case presentation: A 35-year-old male had history of night time seizures with hallucinations, delirium and spasms, lasting from 10 minutes to 1.5 hours for about 2 years.[endocrine-abstracts.org] […] glucose in the blood into the cells of the body, causing a dangerously low blood glucose level known as hypoglycemia and can result in one or more of the following symptoms: Hypersalivation[miamiferret.org]

  • Cholinergic Crisis

    A startling episode with an inconsolable, hallucinating two year old highlights a rare ocular emergency.[epmonthly.com] Features suggestive of a cholinergic crisis (too much medication) include muscle fasciculation, pallor, sweating, hypersalivation and small pupils.[patient.info] jerking See Clinical Presentation for more detail.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pellagra

    […] psychopathological aspects of this condition is offered, followed by the report of a patient with a history of chronic alcohol consumption showing signs of pellagra, delusions and visual hallucinations[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] jerks with bizarre involuntary movements, in addition to total external ophthalmoplegia and gait disturbance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A few weeks later, the patient developed nervousness, irritability, insomnia and, consequently, delusional ideas and hallucinations, for which he had to be hospitalized.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fatal Familial Insomnia

    FFI has no known cure and involves progressively worsening insomnia, which leads to hallucinations, delirium, and confusional states like that of dementia.[dbpedia.org] Autonomic dysfunction followed, notably prominent hypersalivation and hyperthermia.[brain.oxfordjournals.org] Her eyesight went, she had signs of dementia, she was hallucinating and couldn't talk.[dailymail.co.uk]

  • 6-Pyruvoyl-Tetrahydropterin Synthase Deficiency

    Next Document: Age-related influences on the clinical characteristics of new-onset hallucinations in Parkinson's di...[biomedsearch.com] The principal symptoms include psychomotor retardation, tonus disorders, convulsions, drowsiness, irritability, abnormal movements, hyperthermia, hypersalivation and difficulty[orpha.net] Symptoms include psychomotor retardation, abnormal muscle tone, convulsions, fatigue, irritability, hyperthermia, hypersalivation and difficulty swallowing.[sema4genomics.com]

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