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1,862 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Chronically Ill, Starvation Ketosis, Stupor

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Acute alcoholism is temporary and results in depression of the higher nerve cells, resulting in lack of coordination, impaired motor control, stupor, dehydration and nausea[epainassist.com] Ethanol also causes structural abnormalities in the liver mitochondria which leads to ketosis superimposed by starvation, chronic malnutrition [ 13, 14 ].[pubs.sciepub.com] But always the first drink started me on the road to insensibility and stupor. All that was needed was one drink and a cigarette.[eskimo.com]

  • Substance Abuse Problems

    […] seen with intoxication with alcohol, including dizziness , clumsiness , slurred speech, elation, tiredness, slowed reflexes, thinking and movement, shaking, blurred vision, stupor[emedicinehealth.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Consistently reported risk factors for poor prognosis are older age, more chronic illness, having a comorbid psychiatric disorder and holding a belief that the illness is[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also referred to as chronic fatigue immune deficiency syndrome, is a disabling illness characterized by persistent fatigue accompanied by rheumatologic[aafp.org] As the definition becomes more stringent the prognosis appears to worsen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Chronic kidney insufficiency affects a significant number of individuals in the developed countries, particularly the United States. The progressive nature of the disease and a substantial reduction in the quality of life over the period of time are the primary reasons why an early diagnosis is crucial. Anemia,[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    -Confusion/stupor may be only finding -Hypothermia Non-specific findings: diaphoresis, anorexia, fatigue, myalgias, HA, and abd pain -H&P examination -CXR -Gram stain of sputum[quizlet.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Myeloproliferative Disease

    […] metaplasia Easy bruising, bleeding, and/or symptoms of thrombosis Swollen, painful joint(s) secondary to gouty arthritis that is secondary to hyperuricemia Priapism, tinnitus, or stupor[emedicine.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Anorexia Nervosa

    ) further magnifies the impact of the malnutrition on the brain, owing to it being in a starvation-illness mode.[emedicine.medscape.com] 10] During prolonged food restriction in genetically vulnerable individuals, the ensuing malnutrition perpetuated by the biochemical changes induced by weight loss (ie, ketosis[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Stupor
  • Diabetes Mellitus

    The occurrence of stupor or coma in a diabetic patient in the absence of definitive elevation of effective osmolality ( 320 mOsm/kg) demands immediate consideration of other[web.archive.org] In addition, although alcoholic ketoacidosis can result in profound acidosis, the serum bicarbonate concentration in starvation ketosis is usually not 4 ).[web.archive.org] Starvation ketosis and alcoholic ketoacidosis are distinguished by clinical history and by plasma glucose concentrations that range from mildly elevated (rarely 200 mg/dl)[web.archive.org]

  • Astrocytoma of the Brain

    Astrocytoma brain is a tumor. Called glial astrocytoma brain tumor (glioma). Glioma develops from the astrocytes. They are one of the types of brain cells, regulating the amount of interstitial fluid and ensure the existence of neurons in the brain. These support cells have the ability to reproduce, but if this[…][back.vsebolezni.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    Pancreatic cancer is a type of cancer that starts in the pancreas. (Cancer starts when cells in the body begin to grow out of control. To learn more about how cancers start and spread, see What Is Cancer? ) Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is the most common type of pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic neuroendocrine[…][cancer.org]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis

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