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Mental changes

Mental changes: Introduction

Mental changes: Any change to ones personality due to mental illness. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Mental changes, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Mental changes

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Causes of Types of Mental changes:

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Mental changes: Symptom Checker

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Mental changes Treatments

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Drug interactions causing Mental changes:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Mental changes 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.

  • Venlafaxine and monoamine oxidase inhibitor antidepressant interaction
  • Effexor and monoamine oxidase inhibitor antidepressant interaction
  • Effexor XR and monoamine oxidase inhibitor antidepressant interaction
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Mental changes: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Mental changes

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Mental changes: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Mental changes

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. 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 stroke or more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis of depression or symptoms more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to diagnose these more »

Mental changes: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Mental changes

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Mental changes: Related Rare Diseases

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Mental changes: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Mental changes

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

How Common are these Causes of Mental changes?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Mental changes. Of the 34 causes of Mental changes that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Mental changes:

The following list of conditions have 'Mental changes' 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: Mental changes:

The following list of medical conditions have Mental changes 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 Mental changes Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    Classifications of Mental changes:

    Medical Conditions associated with Mental changes:

    Cognitive impairment (3664 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes)

    Symptoms related to Mental changes:

    Forgetfulness (342 causes), Concentration difficulty (365 causes), Impaired thinking (21 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 disorder, TIA (10 causes), alcohol abuse (13 causes), loss of consciousness (2084 causes), memory loss (142 causes), altered level of consciousness, pupillary changes (26 causes), hyperventilation (92 causes), papillodema

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