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Hysteria: Introduction

Hysteria: hysteria describes a state of mind, one of unmanageable fear or emotional excesses. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Hysteria, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Hysteria:

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

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Common Causes of Hysteria

Hysteria: Symptom Checker

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Hysteria Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Hysteria:

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

Hysteria: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hysteria

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Hysteria: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Hysteria

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Definitions of Hysteria:

State of violent mental agitation
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Behavior exhibiting excessive or uncontrollable emotion, such as fear or panic; mental disorder characterized by emotional excitability and sometimes by amnesia or a physical deficit, such as paralysis, or a sensory deficit, without an organic cause.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Hysteria

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

How Common are these Causes of Hysteria?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hysteria. Of the 15 causes of Hysteria that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hysteria:

The following list of conditions have 'Hysteria' 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 Hysteria Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Hysteria:

    Medical Conditions associated with Hysteria:

    Emotional symptoms (2080 causes)

    Symptoms related to Hysteria:

    Hysterical neurosis, Neurological disorder (29 causes), Depression (629 causes), Schizophrenia, Alcoholism, Psychological disorders, Acute mania, Bipolar disorder

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