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71 Possible Causes for Hypoglycemia-Related Seizures

  • Hypoglycemia

    Sometimes people are seriously injured in other types of accidents related to hypoglycemia, such as falling down stairs.[joslin.org] Hypoglycemia alone rarely qualifies for disability benefits, but diabetes and other related conditions can potentially get you Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits, if[disabilitybenefitscenter.org] It is equally important to avoid unconsciousness and seizures caused by hypoglycemia, not only because of the increased risk for accidents, but because of the potential for[joslin.org]

  • Syncope

    Other possible causes include heart diseases (obstruction and arrhythmias), neurologic diseases (stroke, seizures) and those related to drug use or metabolic disorders (use[scielo.br] […] of vasodilators and hypoglycemia).[scielo.br]

  • Epilepsy

    Seizures resulting from low blood sugars, for example, could be prevented by careful management and avoidance of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar ).[emedicinehealth.com] Seizures related to progressive medical conditions such as some brain tumors or metabolic conditions may be difficult to control and may have a poor outcome.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Seizures

    Withdrawal from alcohol consumption is a factor in about 30 per cent of persons experiencing alcohol-related seizures.(2) Expand Other risks associated with alcoholism Section[epilepsyontario.org] Grand mal seizures are most common and may be related to decreased magnesium levels, hypoglycemia, elevated blood alcohol, or history of head trauma and preexisting seizure[nurseslabs.com] Other risks associated with alcoholism acquired post-traumatic epilepsy (from head injuries sustained in accidents), meningitis, neoplasms, strokes, hypoglycemia, hyponatremia[epilepsyontario.org]

  • Lafora Disease

    Hypoglycemia Seizures Adult Onset: 3rd to 6th decade Weakness Distal: Calves & peroneal muscles Proximal Respiratory failure May have subacute onset related to fasting ?[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] : Recurrent Seizures Cardiomegaly : Severe Hepatomegaly Death: 4 years Childhood: Weakness: Resolves at puberty Liver dysfunction & Hepatomegaly (100%) Growth retardation[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Hydrolase deficiency: In liver & muscle Transferase Hydrolase deficiency: In liver but not muscle Clinical features General Male more frequent than Female ( 3:1) Disease types: Related[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

  • Sinus Bradycardia

    Hypothyroidism, hypothermia, hypoglycemia, seizures, and electrolyte disorders are some well-known conditions that may lead to sinus bradycardia.[wisegeek.org] Other, less healthy causes of sinus bradycardia can include conditions related to sleep such as irregular sleep patterns and sleep apnea.[wisegeek.org]

  • Hyperinsulinism due to Glucokinase Deficiency

    Related phenotypes are hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia and seizures[malacards.org] MalaCards based summary : Hyperinsulinism Due to Glucokinase Deficiency is related to hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, familial, 3 .[malacards.org]

  • Isolated optic nerve hypoplasia

    (For more information on hypothyroidism, hypoglycemia and diabetes insipidus, please see the Related Disorders section of this report.)[rarediseases.org] Deficiencies in these hormone deficiencies may result in: intellectual disability; obesity; delayed sexual maturation; low levels of glucose in the blood (hypoglycemia); seizures[rarediseases.org]

  • Nocturnal Hypoglycemia

    Shakiness Tingling or numbness Anxiety or irritability Related Reading: Hypoglycemia alert: How low is your blood sugar?[belmarrahealth.com] Heart palpitations or rapid heartbeat Low energy Loss of consciousness Visual disturbances Foggy thinking Mood changes Headache Seizures Extreme hunger Unsteadiness on feet[belmarrahealth.com]

  • Factitious Hypoglycemia

    Shakiness Tingling or numbness Anxiety or irritability Related Reading: Hypoglycemia alert: How low is your blood sugar?[belmarrahealth.com] Heart palpitations or rapid heartbeat Low energy Loss of consciousness Visual disturbances Foggy thinking Mood changes Headache Seizures Extreme hunger Unsteadiness on feet[belmarrahealth.com]

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