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172 Possible Causes for Schizophrenia (22% of Adults), Staring Spells

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  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    The IMAGE II control samples (2,653 population controls of European ancestry) were collected for an IRB approved GWAS of schizophrenia and have been described elsewhere 22[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report the case of a school-age child with a history of hearing loss presenting with staring spells.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Briefly, the control participants were drawn from a US Nationally representative survey panel (of approximately 60,000 adult individuals at any one time, with constant turnover[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Attention Deficit Disorder

    The IMAGE II control samples (2,653 population controls of European ancestry) were collected for an IRB approved GWAS of schizophrenia and have been described elsewhere 22[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Briefly, the control participants were drawn from a US Nationally representative survey panel (of approximately 60,000 adult individuals at any one time, with constant turnover[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Absence Seizure

    A typical absence seizure manifests as a staring spell that can last between 10 and 30 seconds.[epilepsy.about.com] Abstract In seven children, 5-11 years old, who presented with spells of staring or unresponsiveness, hyperventilation reproduced clinical spells that were accompanied on[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] So they look like a sort of eye roll or an eye deviation and a staring spell. Steve Wolf MD: I'll act it for you.[howcast.com]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Epilepsy

    Some people may have simple staring spells. Others have violent shaking and loss of alertness. The type of seizure depends on the part of the brain that is affected.[nlm.nih.gov] Your doctor can tell you more about the specific type of seizure you may have: Absence (petit mal) seizure (staring spells) Generalized tonic-clonic (grand mal) seizure (involves[nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Autism

    spells.[web.archive.org] 22] Seizures, caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain, can produce a temporary loss of consciousness (a “blackout”), a body convulsion, unusual movements, or staring[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Migraine Equivalent

    A 13-year-old mentally retarded boy suffered from repeated vomiting attacks since infancy. Each episode lasted 2 to 10 days, and was precipitated by respiratory infection, exercise or stress. During an attack he became irritated, agitated and amnesic, but did not have headaches or seizures. Associated findings[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Tourette Syndrome

    Refractory Tourette syndrome (TS) disturbs the social life of patients. Deep brain stimulation (DBS) has recently been applied to relieve severe tics. We report a prospective open-labeled case series of DBS for TS as a pilot study. Three patients (19-21 years old, one male) with refractory TS were treated with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Focal Onset Impaired Awareness Seizure

    spells with no motor movements are key feature usually shorter than complex partial seizures may have a look of confusion or of being “out of it” normal functioning returns[barrowneuro.org] These can be typical or atypical absence seizures (staring spells).[epilepsyidaho.org] Depending on where in the brain the seizure starts, symptoms can include: Abnormal muscle contraction , such as abnormal head or limb movements Staring spells, sometimes with[medlineplus.gov]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy

    The seizures onset is typically between 9 and 13 years of age and it manifests as a ''staring spell'' that can be accompanied by atonic postures such as drooping of the head[orpha.net] The seizures of juvenile absence epilepsy (JAE) are characterized by staring spells ( absence seizures ) during which the young person is not aware or responsive.[epilepsy.com] Absence epilepsy is a type of primary generalized epilepsy in children, and usually presents as staring spells.[docneuro.com]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)
  • Unverricht-Lundborg Syndrome

    spells 0002121 Ataxia 0001251 Autosomal recessive inheritance 0000007 Generalized tonic-clonic seizures Grand mal seizures 0002069 Mental deterioration Cognitive decline[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Mental retardation, nonspecific Mental-retardation [ more ] 0001249 Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO Absence seizure Brief seizures with staring[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

    Missing: Schizophrenia (22% of Adults)

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