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Glossary for Metabolic encephalopathy

Medical terms related to Metabolic encephalopathy or mentioned in this section include:

  • Acidosis: The accumulation of hydrogen ions or the depletion of the alkaline reserve in the body.
  • Arrhythmias: The occurrence of irregular heart beats
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Chronic renal failure: Long-term and generally irreversible disease of the kidneys due to infection, obstruction, congenital diseases or generalised diseases causing failure of the kidneys' normal functions.
  • Coma: Loss of consciousness for a long period
  • Electrolyte imbalance: impairment in the level of electrolytes in the body
  • Encephalopathy: Any degenerative condition which affects ones brain
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Hypoglycemia: Low blood sugar levels
  • Ketoacidosis: A condition which is characterized by acidosis and the accumulation of ketone bodies in the body
  • Lactic acidosis: A condition which is characterized by the occurance of a metabolic acidosis due to the accumulation of lactic acid
  • Lethargy: feeling of tiredness
  • Low blood pressure: Low blood pressure refers to blood pressure that is lower than the range that is considered normal. This may or may not cause symptoms and a person with low blood pressure may be catastrophically unwell, or perfectly well depending on the cause. Blood pressure refers to the pressure of the blood circulating through the blood vessels.
  • Metabolic disorder: occurs when abnormal chemical reactions occur in the body
  • Metabolic symptoms: Symptoms affecting the metabolic system.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Seizures: Uncontrolled physical movements
  • Stupor: Mental sub-responsiveness not as severe as coma
  • Ventricular tachycardia: A condition which is characterized by a fast heart beat originates from the ventricles

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Metabolic encephalopathy:

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