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Temporary confusion

Temporary confusion: Introduction

Temporary confusion: brief or short term confusion. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Temporary confusion, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Temporary confusion: Symptom Checker

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Temporary confusion: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Temporary confusion

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Temporary confusion: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Temporary confusion

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How Common are these Causes of Temporary confusion?

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

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Temporary confusion:

The following list of conditions have 'Temporary confusion' 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 Temporary confusion Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Temporary confusion 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 Temporary confusion:

    Medical Conditions associated with Temporary confusion:

    Confusion symptoms (643 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Dementia (394 causes), Alzheimer's-like symptoms (32 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Memory symptoms (523 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Temporary confusion:

    Alcohol overdose, Aneurysm (29 causes), Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Carbon dioxide narcosis, Epilepsy (132 causes), Extradural hematoma, Head injury (3 causes), Hypoxia (69 causes), Intracerebral bleed

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