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Catatonia: Introduction

Catatonia: Motor muscle function disorder. See detailed information below for a list of 63 causes of Catatonia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Catatonia:

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

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Catatonia: Symptom Checker

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

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Catatonia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Catatonia may include:

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Catatonia: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Catatonia

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Catatonia: Deaths

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Definitions of Catatonia:

Extreme tonus; muscular rigidity; a common symptom in catatonic schizophrenia
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Organs affected by Catatonia:

The list of organs typically affected by Catatonia may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Catatonia

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

How Common are these Causes of Catatonia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Catatonia. Of the 63 causes of Catatonia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 8 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 55 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Catatonia:

The following list of conditions have 'Catatonia' 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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Causes of Catatonia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Catatonia 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?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Catatonia?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Catatonia, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Catatonia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Catatonia:

    Level of consciousness symptoms (1504 causes), Psychiatric symptoms (971 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Catatonia:

    Syncope (2084 causes), Coma (862 causes), Unconsciousness (424 causes), Schizophrenia, Autoimmune diseases, Benzodiazepine withdrawal, Neurolept malignant syndrome (6 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Drug abuse (36 causes), Bipolar disorder, Depression (629 causes)

    Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

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