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1,109 Possible Causes for Myoclonic Jerking, Paranoid Personality Disorder, Problems with Personal Hygiene

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    jerks Twitching Choreiform movements 3.[clinicaladvisor.com] Hallucinations Integumentary Diaphoresis Bruising and injuries Track marks Abscess Excoriation Gastrointestinal Abdominal pain Nausea/Vomiting Musculoskeletal Muscle rigidity Myoclonic[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Dementia

    Personal care becomes a problem. Obvious signs of dementia include repetitious questioning, inadequate hygiene, and poor decision-making.[healthline.com] For example, without help, some people with dementia may not pay much attention to personal hygiene. They may forget to wash or change their clothes.[patient.info] Sleep is often affected and pacing and restless wandering can become a problem for some.[patient.info]

  • Tricyclic Antidepressant Overdose

    Anticholinergic effects : Dilated pupils; dry mouth; pyrexia from impaired thermal autoregulation and reduced sweating; myoclonic jerks; urinary retention; ileus; toxic megacolon[icmcasesummaries.com] jerks Q3.[lifeinthefastlane.com] […] anticholinergic effects may occur on present or may be delayed and prolonged agitation, restlessness, delirium mydriasis dry, warm flushed skin urinary retention tachycardia ileus myoclonic[lifeinthefastlane.com]

    Missing: Problems with Personal Hygiene
  • Alzheimer Disease

    After 36 hours of donepezil remission, the frequency of the myoclonic jerks was sharply reduced. The patient remains asymptomatic after 6 months of follow-up.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] trouble with speech or writing becoming disoriented about times or places decreased judgment decreased personal hygiene mood and personality changes withdrawal from friends[healthline.com] […] or their caregivers.As the disease progresses, different medical issues can appear, such as oral and dental disease, pressure ulcers, malnutrition, hygiene problems, or respiratory[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Anticholinergic Toxicity

    Additional manifestations include the following: Sinus tachycardia Decreased bowel sounds Functional ileus Hypertension Tremulousness Myoclonic jerking Patients with central[emedicine.medscape.com] jerking See Clinical Presentation for more detail.[emedicine.medscape.com] Additional symptoms can include: · “Sinus tachycardia · Decreased bowel sounds · Functional ileus · Urinary retention · Hypertension · Tremulousness · Myoclonic jerking Patients[em.umaryland.edu]

    Missing: Problems with Personal Hygiene
  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    Abstract Recently, an association has been reported between schizophrenia and a rare allele containing 10-repeats (A10) of a polymorphic tetranucleotide motif in the first intron of the tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) gene. The present association analysis tested the hypothesis that the A10 candidate allele confers[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Problems with Personal Hygiene
  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

    Typical initial symptoms consist of intellectual decline, deterioration in school performance, and myoclonic jerks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Features like myoclonic jerks, cognitive decline and typical EEG findings lead to a strong suspicion of SSPE.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors report a case of 10 year-old boy, previously healthy with complete immunization, presenting with frequent myoclonic jerks, abnormal movements, spasticity and altered[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Problems with Personal Hygiene
  • Cocaine Abuse

    Effects of cocaine abuse on the oral mucosa are still poorly defined. Herein, a case of an 18-year-old male patient with a 15-day history of persistent painful ulcers and aphthous lesions of unknown etiology and with no other remarkable manifestations, is presented. All of the laboratory tests performed showed to[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Problems with Personal Hygiene
  • Disorganized Schizophrenia

    What is schizophrenia or paranoid schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a brain disorder that affects the way a person behaves, thinks, and sees the world.[helpguide.org] Disorganized behavior may range from simple problems sustaining goal-directed self-care behaviors such as personal hygiene to unpredictable and bizarre socially inappropriate[mentalhelp.net] Complications of disorganized schizophrenia include depression, suicidal thoughts, suicidal behavior, malnutrition, hygiene problems and lack of personal care, substance abuse[belmarrahealth.com]

    Missing: Myoclonic Jerking
  • Datura Stramonium Poisoning

    Abstract A case of acute poisoning by ingestion of Datura stramonium infusion is reported. The patient presented with a typical anticholinergic syndrome (dryness of mouth, mydriasis, flushing, tachycardia, agitation, hallucinations) and was treated with symptomatic and supportive measures. The presence of tropane[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Problems with Personal Hygiene