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217 Possible Causes for MRI Scan of the Brain Abnormal, Slurred Speech

  • Stroke

    speech.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The NHS urges people to recognise the symptoms of stroke: fallen face, inability to hold arms high, slurred speech; and to know the importance of time — act fast to get medical[curlie.org] The signs of a stroke include a sudden severe headache, weakness, numbness, vision problems, confusion, trouble walking or talking, dizziness and slurred speech.[webmd.com]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    J Neuroimmunol. 2011 Apr;233(1-2):233-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2010.12.007. Epub 2011 Jan 26. Author information 1 Department of Pathology, McGill University, 3775 rue University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 2B4. david.haegert@muhc.mcgill.ca Abstract We compared naïve CD4 and CD8 T-cell homeostasis in primary progressive[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    speech Fatigue Dizziness Tingling or pain in parts of your body Problems with sexual, bowel and bladder function When to see a doctor See a doctor if you experience any of[mayoclinic.org] Know the Symptoms The symptoms of MS may include tingling, numbness, painful sensations, slurred speech and blurred or double vision.[slhn.org] Continued Speech problems: MS could cause long pauses between your words and slurred or nasal speech. You might have swallowing problems as the disease advances.[webmd.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    'By October, after starting uni, my hands would shake and my speech started slurring - it was like I was drunk.[dailymail.co.uk] X-ray examinations including MRI or head CT scan may show abnormalities, especially around the basal ganglia in the brain.[dermnetnz.org] […] 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]

  • Cerebral Toxoplasmosis

    The patient presented with right facial droop, slurred speech and difficulty walking.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fungal Meningitis

    speech.[dhhs.nh.gov] We’ve also seen in a few patients signs and symptoms of stroke, sudden onset of slurred speech, dizziness, difficulty walking, sudden weakness.”[learningenglish.voanews.com] […] injection, symptoms to be aware of include headache, fever, nausea, stiff neck, sensitivity to light, and signs of stroke such as weakness or numbness in any part of the body or slurred[dhhs.nh.gov]

  • Multi-Infarct Dementia

    They may also have slurred speech or language problems and suffer from physical symptoms such as dizziness, leg or arm weakness and incontinence.[understanding-dementia.com] . • MRI scan of the brain is always abnormal in symptomatic patients and shows signs of small deep infarcts and leukoencephalopathy. • CADASIL is an autosomal dominant disorder[medlink.com] They include: Confusion and memory problems Slurred speech Language problems Abnormal behavior Lack of concentration Wandering or getting lost in familiar surroundings Moving[neurohealth.info]

  • Alcohol Dementia

    These include poor judgment, loss of balance and motor skills, reduced reaction time, and slurred speech.[pedagogyeducation.com] speech, loss of behavioral inhibitions, and memory impairment 150 to 300 mg/dL: Delirium and lethargy (likely) 300 to 400 mg/dL: Often unconsciousness 400 mg/dL: Possibly[merckmanuals.com] […] fine motor coordination, and some impairment of driving ability 50 to 100 mg/dL: Impaired judgment and a further decrease in coordination 100 to 150 mg/dL: Unsteady gait, slurred[merckmanuals.com]

  • Meningeal Carcinomatosis

    Figure 1 A 49-year-old woman with progressive metastatic breast cancer despite aggressive chemotherapy was hospitalized with slurred speech, clumsiness of the right hand,[nejm.org] A contrast-enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan of the brain was obtained and revealed abnormal enhancement between the cerebellar folia, consistent with meningeal[pancreas.imedpub.com] MC also destroys blood brain barrier, in fact the majority of patients shows dural abnormal reinforcement such as nodositas, line type and mixed type.[nnjournal.net]

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage

    speech, new onset of seizure, or loss of consciousness after one of the above symptoms.[hopkinsmedicine.org] MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) can detect abnormal blood vessels, underlying tumors, and some aneurysms.[healthcommunities.com] speech and weakness on one side of the body loss of consciousness or convulsions (uncontrollable shaking) A subarachnoid haemorrhage is a medical emergency.[nhs.uk]

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