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978 Possible Causes for Jaundice, Slurred Speech

  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    Jaundice and related symptoms Jaundice is yellowing of the eyes and skin.[cancer.org] Jaundice. Pancreatic cancer that blocks the liver's bile duct can cause jaundice. Signs include yellow skin and eyes, dark-colored urine, and pale-colored stools.[mayoclinic.org] Pancreatic cancer leads to multiple symptoms, the most characteristic of which being abdominal pain that radiates to the back, jaundice, and weight loss.[symptoma.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    JAUNDICE is a common presentation of Wilson's disease and may precede the neurologic features by many years. 1, 2 Infective hepatitis is often invoked as an explanation of[dx.doi.org] 'By October, after starting uni, my hands would shake and my speech started slurring - it was like I was drunk.[dailymail.co.uk] […] or whites of eyes (jaundice) Easy bruising Swollen liver and spleen Behavioral changes Stiff muscles Uncontrollable tremors Slow or repeated movements Trouble swallowing Slurred[nm.org]

  • Porphyria

    ., and Thomson S. ( 1948 ) A case of chronic porphyria associated with recurrent jaundice. Quarterly Journal of Medicine 51: 123 - 137.[doi.org] Jaundice may or may not be present. [54] A focused neurologic exam should be performed to identify motor and sensory deficits and peripheral neuropathy.[emedicine.medscape.com] Not all porphyrias are genetic, and patients with liver disease who develop porphyria as a result of liver dysfunction may exhibit other signs of their condition, such as jaundice[house.wikia.com]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Some people may additional symptoms, such as: a high temperature (fever) nausea and vomiting sweating loss of appetite yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes (jaundice[nhsinform.scot] Behavioral changes such as euphoria and aggressiveness, as well as slurred speech, are seen in milder intoxications, which are estimated to occur at blood ethanol concentrations[symptoma.com] speech gait disturbances blackouts coma Evaluation Blood alcohol level Treatment Pharmacologic nutritional - in chronic alcoholics or if you suspect deficiency thiamine must[step2.medbullets.com]

  • Chloroform Poisoning

    The effects observed in the women included jaundice, liver enlargement and tenderness, delirium, coma, and death.[answers.google.com] There is another case series of 13 jaundice patients exposed to chloroform (400 ppm) inhalation at their workplaces [ 20 ].[aoemj.biomedcentral.com] Following chloroform-induced anesthesia, some patients suffered nausea, vomiting, prostration, jaundice, and coma due to hepatic dysfunction.[wikidoc.org]

  • Tetrachloroethylene

    Symptoms can include irritability, impaired coordination, lightheadedness, headache, slurred speech, malaise, nausea, ataxia, sedation, coma, and death.[atsdr.cdc.gov]

  • Cryptogenic Cirrhosis

    Age, jaundice, spiders, palmar erythema and factor V showed a statistically significant difference of the cryptogenic cirrhosis when compared with both alcoholic and viral[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although she had hepatic encephalopathy that included confusion, tremor, and slurred speech, diagnosis of Wilson's disease was ruled out because urinary cooper excretion and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] speech (hepatic encephalopathy) Liver cancer End-stage liver failure, which means the liver has stopped functioning About 20 percent of people with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis[mayoclinic.org]

  • Myxedema

    Infants with hypothyroid will present with jaundice, protruding tongue, frequent choking, puffy face, poor muscle tone, constipation, and excessive sleepiness.[symptoma.com] Fifty three-year old woman with metastatic squamous cell carcinoma currently on treatment with nivolumab presented with diffuse facial and tongue swelling, slurred speech,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] No palmar erythema, asterixis, jaundice, or spider angiomata were appreciated.[cureus.com]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    The clinical spectrum of leptospirosis may be mild and self-limited or severe with jaundice, renal failure, and bleeding manifestations (icterohaemorrhagic leptospirosis,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] speech Motor impairment Confusion Memory problems Concentration problems Alcohol poisoning Breathing problems Car crashes and other accidents Risky behavior Violent behavior[itmattersks.org] External examination revealed marked scleral icterus and cutaneous jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Niemann-Pick Disease Type C

    A three-month old Chinese male infant was a victim of neonatal hepatitis presenting with prolonged jaundice, poor body weight gain, progressive hepatosplenomegaly and extremely[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Before treatment, the patient presented with difficulties walking and swallowing, slurred speech, moderate cognitive impairments, ataxia, ptosis, and vertical supranuclear[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] NP-C) is a lysosomal lipid storage disease (see this term) characterized by variable clinical signs, depending on the age of onset, such as prolonged unexplained neonatal jaundice[orpha.net]

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