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Blackouts: Introduction

Blackouts: Loss of consciousness leading to a loss of memory of a specific time. See detailed information below for a list of 38 causes of Blackouts, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Blackouts:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Blackouts

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Causes of Types of Blackouts:

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Blackouts: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Blackouts, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Blackouts Treatments

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Stories from Users for Blackouts

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Medications or substances causing Blackouts:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Blackouts 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.

Blackouts: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Blackouts may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Blackouts

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Blackouts: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Blackouts

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Blackouts: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Blackouts: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Blackouts

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

How Common are these Causes of Blackouts?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Blackouts. Of the 38 causes of Blackouts that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Blackouts:

The following list of conditions have 'Blackouts' 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: Blackouts:

The following list of medical conditions have Blackouts 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 Blackouts Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Blackouts 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 Blackouts:

    Subtypes of Blackouts:

    Level of consciousness, decreased (11 causes), Unresponsiveness (44 causes), Reduced alertness (12 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Blackouts:

    Syncope (2084 causes), Level of consciousness symptoms (1504 causes)

    Symptoms related to Blackouts:

    Dizziness (1357 causes), Fainting (1326 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Head injury (3 causes), Brain injury, Syncope (2084 causes), Giddiness and Feeling Faint, First Seizure, Non Epileptic Attack Disorder (NEAD), Status Epilepticus Management, Stokes-Adams Attacks, Vasovagal Faints and Cardiac Syncope

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