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Memory disturbances

Memory disturbances: Introduction

Memory disturbances: Any disturbance in the function of ones memory. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Memory disturbances, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Memory disturbances: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Memory disturbances:

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Memory disturbances: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Memory disturbances

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Memory disturbances: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Memory disturbances

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other 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 more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia (such as Alzheimer's disease). The more »

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Memory disturbances: Related Rare Diseases

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Memory disturbances: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Memory disturbances

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How Common are these Causes of Memory disturbances?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Memory disturbances. Of the 16 causes of Memory disturbances that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Memory disturbances:

The following list of conditions have 'Memory disturbances' 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 Memory disturbances Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    Classifications of Memory disturbances:

    Medical Conditions associated with Memory disturbances:

    Forgetfulness (342 causes), Memory symptoms (523 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Memory disturbances:

    Forgetfulness (342 causes), Alzheimer-like symptoms, Memory symptoms (523 causes), Drug overdose, Dementia (394 causes), Frontal lobe dementia, Amnesia (45 causes), Temporal lobe injury, Chronic depression, Alzheimer's disease (2 causes), Huntington's disease (2 causes), Parkinson's disease, Stress related activities, Traumatic brain injury, Cytotoxic drugs, chemotherapy, fugue states, disassociative identity disoder

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