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5,971 Possible Causes for HE, Hypotension

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    'He was always a happy guy. He was kind of shy, but he always had a huge smile on his face.[dailymail.co.uk] Take the patient’s blood pressure to ascertain if there are any orthostatic changes, hypotension, or tachycardia.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Intoxicated patients were more likely to be hypotensive on admission (p 0.01) despite a lower liver injury grade and no significant difference in ISS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Substance Abuse Problems

    , he isn't sure.[khanacademy.org] He turned me from a strong, healthy man into a crippled man,” he said.[today.com] He starts using marijuana. And eventually, he winds up using drugs like heroin and cocaine.[khanacademy.org]

  • Anemia

    He said that the symptoms began 5 weeks earlier, after he was exposed to a relative with hand, foot, and mouth disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] HBO was discontinued in the survivors when they no longer suffered from hypoxic sprue, postural hypotension, and usually when the Hct was 22% or greater and the Hb was 7 g[archive.rubicon-foundation.org] Hypovolemia leads to hypotension, which is detected by stretch receptors in the carotid bulb, aortic arch, heart, and lungs.[web.archive.org]

  • Hyponatremia

    He received an urgent pump exchange and hyponatremia was gradually improved.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After several weeks of suffering from gastroenteritis with vomiting, she presented with disturbance of consciousness, hypotension, dehydration, and severe hyponatremia (108[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He was in poor general condition, hypotensive, and he had dry mucous membranes and skin as well as mucosa hyperpigmentation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypoglycemia

    He found that more insulin would reduce the rabbit’s blood sugar to dangerous levels.[web.archive.org] In AN various cardiac complications may occur: hypotension, bradycardia, life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias, pericardial effusion, reduction of left ventricular mass[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He demonstrated progressive encephalopathy, seizure activity, second-degree atrioventricular block type I, respiratory failure, hypotension, hypothermia, and hypoglycemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Syncope

    While he was hospitalized, he had an episode of chest pain during which he was found to have transient ST segment elevation in the inferior leads.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We reported a 75-year-old man who had recurrent syncope attacks secondary to hypotension and reduced plasma norepinephrine (NE) levels.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The modifying influence of prolonged antihypertensive treatment on the tolerance to acute, drug-induced hypotension. Circulation 1976;53:720–727.[innovationsincrm.com]

  • Overdose

    'When he was unwell he lost interest in most things and he felt he had to get through the day.[dailymail.co.uk] Amlodipine, a dihydropyridine CCB, can cause prolonged hypotension in overdose.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She was admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit for rapidly deteriorating hypotension (lowest blood pressure 47/19 mm Hg) refractory to aggressive fluid resuscitation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Opiate Overdose

    "You take the course, because you want to save lives," he said.[cbc.ca] Hypotension. Hypothyroidism. Asthma (avoid during an attack) and decreased respiratory reserve. Prostatic hypertrophy.[patient.info] Findings: Symptoms and Signs Altered Level of Consciousness (CNS depression or sedation) Coma Lethargy Stupor Hypotension Miosis (except Demerol which causes Mydriasis ) Pulmonary[fpnotebook.com]

  • Sepsis

    Therefore, we favor the use of crystalloids over HES for resuscitation in patients with sepsis.[jccjournal.org] Septic shock is defined as hypotension with a mean arterial pressure less than 65 mm Hg, requiring vasopressors despite adequate fluid resuscitation and/or lactic acid levels[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The cardinal symptoms of sepsis include: Fever, chills or hypothermia Hypotension and oliguria Hyperventilation Mental status changes Skin manifestations These features may[symptoma.com]

  • Splenic Rupture

    He was taken as an emergency to the operating room where he was found to have a shattered spleen, and a splenectomy was performed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pain in the upper left abdominal quadrant, hypotension, pallor, tachycardia and abdominal distention are main symptoms.[symptoma.com] When splenic rupture is indicated by abdominal pain, tachycardia, or hypotension in a patient with splenomegaly, abdominal examination should be performed immediately, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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