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Progressive mental deterioration

Progressive mental deterioration: Introduction

Progressive mental deterioration: decreasing mental acuity. See detailed information below for a list of 65 causes of Progressive mental deterioration, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Progressive mental deterioration: Symptom Checker

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Progressive mental deterioration: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Progressive mental deterioration

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Progressive mental deterioration: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Progressive mental deterioration

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. This 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, 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 can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has usually been overlooked throughout childhood. more »

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

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Hospitals & Clinics: Progressive mental deterioration

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Progressive mental deterioration: Related Rare Diseases

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Progressive mental deterioration: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Progressive mental deterioration

The list below shows some of the causes of Progressive mental deterioration mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Progressive mental deterioration?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Progressive mental deterioration. Of the 65 causes of Progressive mental deterioration 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
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 62 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Progressive mental deterioration:

The following list of conditions have 'Progressive mental deterioration' 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 Progressive mental deterioration Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Progressive mental deterioration 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 Progressive mental deterioration:

    Medical Conditions associated with Progressive mental deterioration:

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

    Symptoms related to Progressive mental deterioration:

    Head injury (3 causes), Subdural hematoma (5 causes), Extradural hematoma, Intracerebral hemorrhage, Subarachnoid hemorrhage (20 causes), Brain neoplasms, Vasovagal attack, Arrhythmias (172 causes), Carotid artery stenosis (5 causes), Pain attack, Hypoglycaemia

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