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942 Possible Causes for Perseveration

  • Alzheimer Disease

    Alistair Burns, professor of old age psychiatry 1, honorary consultant psychiatrist 2, Steve Iliffe, professor of primary care for older people 3 1 University of Manchester Psychiatry Research Group, Manchester M13 9PL 2 Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester 3 Department of Primary Care &[…][doi.org]

  • Dementia

    While in hospital, he had approximately 15 episodes of catatonia, involving rigidity, negativism, mutism except echolalia and perseveration, automatic obedience and utilisation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In contrast, simpler verbal stereotypes/perseveration or stimulus bound behavior, such as echolalia, seem to be equally common across the three groups ( Nyatsanza et al.,[doi.org] The Mattis Dementia Rating Scale (MDRS) ( Mattis 1988 ) assesses cognitive function on five subscales: attention, initiation‐perseveration, construction, conceptualisation[doi.org]

  • Transient Global Amnesia

    Our patient is a 64-year-old white man with a previous history of myocarditis from borreliosis who developed sudden-onset confusional state with perseverations and repetition[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One of its bizarre features is perseveration, in which the victim of an attack faithfully and methodically repeats statements or questions, complete with profoundly identical[en.wikipedia.org] Due to the sudden-onset of symptoms, anxiety is common, and it is typical for patients to perseverate, asking the same questions repeatedly- often with similar gestures and[omicsgroup.org]

  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    Perseveration - a tendency to continue with one form of behaviour when a situation requires it to change.[patient.info] Motor test : Perseveration can be shown by asking the patient to perform a series of three movements: make a fist, lay the palm on the desk and then place the side of the[patient.info]

  • Pick Disease of The Brain

    Alliance, National Center on Caregiving - (800) 445-8106 Picksdisease.org Pick’s Information Page National Alliance for Caregiving Support path, Dementia Multimedia Motor perseveration[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    Some other symptoms typical during the disease onset include impaired cognition, memory deficits, and speech problems (including aphasia, perseveration or mutism).The symptoms[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Vulvitis

    Warn the patient that the ointment may sting at first but to persevere as there is no alternative.[nps.org.au]

  • Vaginitis

    Warn the patient that the ointment may sting at first but to persevere as there is no alternative.[nps.org.au]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    […] seek help with patient perseverance and prayer; for Allah is with those who patiently persevere. PICKTHAL: O ye who believe! Seek help in steadfastness and prayer. Lo![web.archive.org] Allah is with those who steadfastly persevere." PICKTHAL: And when Saul set out with the army, he said: Lo! Allah will try you by (the ordeal of) a river.[web.archive.org] 002.045 YUSUFALI: Nay, seek (Allah's) help with patient perseverance and prayer: It is indeed hard, except to those who bring a lowly spirit,- PICKTHAL: Seek help in patience[web.archive.org]

  • Insomnia

    Finally, we compared depression-risk across four groups: non-perseverators with good sleep, non-perseverators with insomnia symptoms, perseverators with good sleep, and perseverators[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Watts at the University of Toronto says a treatment for FFI is “far more likely to be discovered through the dedication and perseverance of people like Eric and Sonia.”[theatlantic.com] Perseverators with sleep latency 30 m reported greater depression than good sleeping perseverators (t 2.09, p .04).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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