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7,393 Possible Causes for Seizure

  • Hypoglycemia

    Postoperatively the patient demonstrated both generalized and focal seizure activity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Severe hypoglycemia eventually lead to glucose deprivation of the central nervous system resulting in hunger; sweating; paresthesia; impaired mental function; seizures; coma[icd9data.com] Here, a 12-year-old boy is presented with diagnosis of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia who had recurrent attacks of hypoglycemia and seizures from infancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    […] the effect you want Found that you had withdrawal symptoms when the buzz wore off, like trouble sleeping , shakiness, restlessness, nausea , sweating , a racing heart , a seizure[webmd.com] In severe cases, you could have a fever, seizures, or hallucinations. If you have any of these symptoms, your drinking may already be a cause for concern.[medlineplus.gov] Heavy drinkers may experience tremors, panic attacks, confusion, hallucinations, and seizures.[health.harvard.edu]

  • Hyponatremia

    Post-transplant seizures are uncommon in young kidney transplant recipients but can be harbingers of devastating outcomes such as cerebral edema and death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PURPOSE: To evaluate the safety of eslicarbazepine acetate (ESL) in new onset elderly poststroke seizure patients, especially with respect to hyponatremia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient developed acute symptomatic seizures and coma. Gradual normalization of the sodium level led to a recovery of consciousness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Benzodiazepines are the preferred initial treatment for CNS excitation, seizures, tachycardia, and hypertension.[merckmanuals.com] […] threshold and altering thermoregulation. [29] Of all neuroleptic drugs, however, haloperidol rarely is associated with seizures (minimal effects on seizure threshold).[emedicine.medscape.com] Seizures Seizures are severe neurological problems and can result in rapid fatality or life-long disabilities including brain damage. 3.[amphetamines.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Report of a case of SESA syndrome: a rare CNS complication of chronic alcoholism, known since 1981 and characterized by epileptic seizures, multiple and reversible neurological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Furthermore, taking into account that high plasma homocysteine levels are helpful in the prediction of alcohol withdrawal seizures, early anticonvulsive therapy could prevent[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Head Injury

    Acute encephalopathy with biphasic seizures and late reduced diffusion (AESD) presents a distinct clinical course of biphasic seizures and impaired consciousness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with mild injuries and early seizures also had late unprovoked seizures.[content.nejm.org] The child was admitted several times with breakthrough seizures. Over time the seizures became refractory to treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pineal Gland Cyst

    We report a new complication of intracystic hemorrhage in a large pineal gland cyst in a 40-year-old man with new onset seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] pain, numbness on side of face, brain fog, blurred vision, worsening eyesight, eye floaters, insomnia, tingling and buzzing in head and body, mixing up words, grand mal seizures[medhelp.org] […] was once believed that smaller cysts (less than 5.0 mm) were usually asymptomatic, but for larger cysts (greater than 5.0 mm), symptoms could include headache, unexpected seizures[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

    seizures and the development of delirium tremens.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The topic of alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS), including delirium tremens and especially seizures, is reviewed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The risk of seizures is especially high in patients who previously have undergone multiple detoxifications.[web.archive.org]

  • Alzheimer Disease

    The clinical phenotype was remarkable for spastic dysarthria, limb spasticity, and seizures, in addition to more typical features of EOFAD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the present work, we described the case of a late-onset AD patient, without any positive family history for dementia, and associated with seizures and behavioural symptoms[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] No overt seizures were observed in any of the patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Coxsackievirus Infection

    Febrile seizures may occur in children. Seizures are less common in adults, although adults may complain of fatigue that lasts for weeks after the meningitis resolves.[emedicinehealth.com] Symptoms include fever, child, headache, nausea, vomiting, neck pain, and seizures. Encephalitis.[belmarrahealth.com] Seek medical care if you or your child has a rash, fever, seizure , severe headache , or stiff neck.[emedicinehealth.com]

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