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364 Possible Causes for Lip Cyanosis, Confusion

  • Pneumonia

    A patient's mental state may be confused or delirious.[lung.org] If the infections progresses quickly, the lips may turn a bluish color and confusion or delirium may occur due to a lack of oxygen.[verywell.com] Less common symptoms include coughing up blood, headaches, tiredness, feeling or being sick, wheezing, muscle pain and confusion. What are the symptoms of pneumonia?[thesun.co.uk]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Breathing that is harder, faster, or shallower (you are unable to take a deep breath) To lean forward when sitting to breathe comfortably Frequent headaches Sleepiness or confusion[nlm.nih.gov] And doctors often mistake it for asthma, heart disease or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or confuse it with one of the dozens of other interstitial lung diseases.[well.blogs.nytimes.com]

  • Methemoglobinemia

    […] of methemoglobin present. 10-20% – cyanosis, blue or gray appearing skin, lips, and nail beds 20-30% – lightheadedness, anxiety, headache, tachycardia 30-50% – fatigue, confusion[pharmacyjoe.com] Lip cyanosis in dapsone therapy: Should the dosage be reduced? MMW Fortschr Med 2012;154:32. 13. Sanyal T, Chakraborty S.[joacp.org] The main symptoms are: cyanosis, which describes a bluish color of the skin, especially the lips and fingers chocolate-brown colored blood It’s because of cyanosis that some[healthline.com]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    There may also be signs, such as confusion or low blood pressure, that the vital organs aren't getting enough oxygen.[columbiasurgery.org] Cyanosis (blue skin, lips, and nails caused by lack of oxygen to the tissues) is often seen.[medlineplus.gov] It can lead to infections and pneumonia , a collapsed lung, kidney failure, muscle weakness, and confusion.[medicalnewstoday.com]

  • Hypoxia

    […] sharp, genein, to produce inadequate oxygen tension at the cellular level, characterized by tachycardia, hypertension, peripheral vasoconstriction, dizziness, and mental confusion[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The most common symptom of hypoxia is cyanosis , a bluish cast to the skin, lips and/or fingernails.[ilpi.com] Symptoms and causes of cyanosis include: The person's lips or fingernail beds may appear blue Certain lung conditions in which lung function is compromised as asthma, COPD[medicinenet.com]

  • High Altitude Pulmonary Edema

    Immediate descent in this case is hindered by the person’s lack of energy, slowed movement, and again, confusion.[climbing-high.com] The heart rate is usually over 120 per minute, the pulse may be very weak and the lips and fingernail beds may be blue (cyanosis).[publications.americanalpineclub.org] HAPE may be confused with asthma, acute bronchitis, heart failure, mucus plugging, myocardial infarction, pneumonia, and pulmonary embolus.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    , especially among older persons loss of appetite sweating Older adults will share all the symptoms with younger adults, but are much more likely to experience confusion[healthline.com] This includes blue appearance of the nail beds or lips (cyanosis).[encyclopedia.com] If the infections progresses quickly, the lips may turn a bluish color and confusion or delirium may occur due to a lack of oxygen.[coldflu.about.com]

  • Fat Embolism

    CNS symptoms: confusion, restlessness, stupor, delirium Skin symptoms: petechiae along the anterior axillary folds and in the conjunctiva and retina.[eorif.com] […] number of fractures, and size of involved bones 33% with bilateral femoral fractures Clinical features and diagnostic criteria for fat embolism Symptoms of fat embolism Confusion[derangedphysiology.com] Neurological symptoms are seen in 86% of patients 6 : ranging from acute confusion to drowsiness, rigidity, convulsions, or coma.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Asphyxia

    Test Your Vocabulary Confusing Words—A Quiz I invented a brand new toaster robot and ______ it "Sir Toasts-a-Lot."[merriam-webster.com] Confusion regarding the existence of a national policy and the specifics of its content will limit the translation of policy into programmes.[health-policy-systems.biomedcentral.com] Consultations are available to help you sort through confusing or difficult medical issues. We work with many children and families from around the Northwest and beyond.[seattlechildrens.org]

  • Legionnaires' Disease

    Legionnaires’ Disease, which does not spread from person-to person, causes pneumonia-like symptoms including fever, cough, fatigue, confusion, aches and lung inflammation.[foodpoisoningbulletin.com] This can cause: diarrhoea mental confusion kidney failure. If you have these symptoms, see your doctor.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] […] symptoms that may include: Cough, which may bring up mucus and sometimes blood Shortness of breath Chest pain Gastrointestinal symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea Confusion[mayoclinic.org]

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