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757 Possible Causes for Hypothyroidism, Rigor, Somnolence

  • Lithium Toxicity

    We review the effect of hypothyroidism on renal function and the association of hypothyroidism with drug toxicities.[] […] including acute dystonia, cogwheel rigidity, blackout spells, epileptiform seizures, slurred speech, dizziness, vertigo, downbeat nystagmus, incontinence of urine or feces, somnolence[] Chronic toxicity slowly and gradually harms the system causing irreversible damages that do not get corrected even with rigorous treatment regime.[]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    “The rigorous, randomized clinical trial our research team performed was the first to compare two different iron supplements by defining the optimal dose and duration of iron[] Iron deficiency can often times be confused with low thyroid or hypothyroidism. Iron loss can contribute to a multitude of health problems – not just fatigue.[] Conditions causing this type of anemia include the following: Advanced kidney disease Hypothyroidism Other chronic diseases, such as cancer, infection, lupus, diabetes, and[]

  • Hyponatremia

    This distribution did not differ between patients suffering from clinical or subclinical hypothyroidism.[] This lady’s urgent admission to hospital was prompted by somnolence following an intentional overdose (7,500 mg) of her sodium valproate medication.[] Its high prevalence and potential neurologic sequelae make a logical and rigorous differential diagnosis mandatory before any therapeutic intervention.[]

  • Graves Disease

    […] female patient presented to the hospital with ongoing and progressively increasing fatigue, severe nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, constipation, palpitations and somnolence[] Although conversion of Hashimoto's hypothyroidism into Graves' disease is exceptional in pregnancy, pregnant women with autoimmune hypothyroidism should ideally have their[] In our patient, findings such as peripheral signs of hyperthyroidism, somnolence, and confusional state are thought to be associated with thyroid dysfunction, but hemiparesis[]

  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia

    Highlighted topics include: Transient forms of hyper- and hypothyroidism Subclinical hyper- and hypothyroidism Thyroid dysfunction during gestation and postpartum The influence[] Lethargy and somnolence are prominent. Dementia in elderly patients may be mistaken for senile dementia. Psychiatric disorders are common.[] URAC's accreditation program is an independent audit to verify that A.D.A.M. follows rigorous standards of quality and accountability.[]

  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies

    […] frontotemporal dementia ( G31.09 ) hepatolenticular degeneration ( E83.0 ) human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease ( B20 ) Huntington's disease ( G10 ) hypercalcemia ( E83.52 ) hypothyroidism[] DLB patients showed more severe daytime somnolence/dysfunction due to somnolence, and a higher proportion of RBD-like symptoms (70%) compared to AD and controls (p DISCUSSION[] The neuropsychiatric manifestations tend to precede the onset of bradykinesia, muscle rigidity, and other extrapyramidal signs.[]

  • Panhypopituitarism

    Neuroimaging was suggestive of tuberculomas in suprasellar cistern, while endocrinological investigation showed panhypopituitarism manifesting as pituitary hypothyroidism,[] A 21-year-old man presented with headache, hypotonia, hypothermia, and somnolence, deteriorating to a Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3 within days.[] Physical stressors include fever, influenza, tooth extraction, and rigorous activity, with infection being the most common stressor. 1 Patients should be taught the signs[]

  • Familial Mediterranean Fever

    Canakinumab Infection, injection site reaction, diarrhea, nausea, vertigo, weight gain, myalgias, headache, future malignancy Thalidomide Infection, peripheral neuropathy, somnolence[] rigidity, rebound tenderness associated constipation or diarrhoea may mimic symptoms and signs of appendicitis Chest pain affects 33-50% due to inflammation of the lining[] Symptom Features Fever high, spiking lasts 1-3 days Abdominal pain affects 95% due to inflammation of the linings of the abdominal cavity (peritonitis) severe, board-like muscle[]

  • Thyroid Crisis

    What is thyroid storm/crisis EXTREME sudden worsening of hyperthyroid symptoms brought on by stress, trauma, illness -usually un/undertreated hyperthyroid , over treated hypothyroid[] The clinical picture is often that of an elderly obese female, presenting in midwinter with increased lethargy, somnolence, and confusion.[] There was immediate improvement after dantrolene with reduction in muscle rigidity, mental confusion and pyrexia.[]

  • Rhabdomyolysis

    Screening for hypothyroidism in patients with elevated muscle enzymes should be considered, since an early diagnosis and prompt treatment of hypothyroidism is essential to[] One of the possible limitations is represented by albumin leakage, which should be rigorously tested and evaluated in a wider series of patients and treatment conditions.[] rigidity, tachycardia, and elevated serum creatine kinase.[]

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