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Memory problems

Memory problems: Introduction

Memory problems: Memory problems are difficulties with recalling people, places, names, events and other points. See detailed information below for a list of 95 causes of Memory problems, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Memory problems:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Memory problems. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Stories from Users for Memory problems

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Medications or substances causing Memory problems:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Memory problems as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

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Memory problems: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Memory problems

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years, and...read more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's...read more »

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Memory problems: Related Rare Diseases

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Memory problems: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Memory problems

The list below shows some of the causes of Memory problems mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Memory problems?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Memory problems. Of the 95 causes of Memory problems that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 5 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 93 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Memory problems:

The following list of conditions have 'Memory problems' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Memory problems:

The following list of medical conditions have Memory problems or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Memory problems Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Memory problems based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Memory problems:

    Medical Conditions associated with Memory problems:

    Forgetfulness (342 causes), Memory symptoms (523 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Cognitive impairment (3664 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

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