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Agitation: A state of increased tension with episodes of emotional and physical irritability. See detailed information below for a list of 238 causes of Agitation, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Agitation.
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The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Agitation 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.
When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Agitation 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.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Agitation may include these symptoms:
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The list of organs typically affected by Agitation may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Agitation mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Agitation. Of the 238 causes of Agitation that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Agitation' 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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The following list of medical conditions have Agitation 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Agitation based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Agitation, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Agitation:
Restlessness (380 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
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