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Mental sluggishness

Mental sluggishness: Introduction

Mental sluggishness: lack of concentration. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Mental sluggishness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Mental sluggishness: Symptom Checker

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Mental sluggishness: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Mental sluggishness

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Mental sluggishness: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Mental sluggishness

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This was initially...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 various medical conditions, such as a stroke...read more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and...read more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with bipolar seek help from...read more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be...read more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe...read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders)....read more »

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Mental sluggishness: Related Rare Diseases

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Mental sluggishness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Mental sluggishness

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How Common are these Causes of Mental sluggishness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Mental sluggishness. Of the 28 causes of Mental sluggishness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 27 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Mental sluggishness:

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Causes of Mental sluggishness Based on Risk Factors

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

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    Medical Conditions associated with Mental sluggishness:

    Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes)

    Symptoms related to Mental sluggishness:

    Cerebral palsy, Brain abscess (66 causes), Hepatic encephalopathy (16 causes), Cardiodioxide encephalopathy, Major depressive disorder, Dysthmia, Bipolar disorder, Cyclothymia (4 causes), Subdural hematoma (5 causes), Subarchnoid hemorrhage

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