Glossary for Nonpsychiatric causes of impaired judgement
Medical terms related to Nonpsychiatric causes of impaired judgement or mentioned in this section include:
- Alcohol abuse: Excessive alcohol as a symptom of other conditions
- Alcoholism: High dependence on excessive amounts of alcohol.
- Anoxia: A condition marked by a lack of oxygen.
- Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
- Benzodiazepine -- Teratogenic Agent: There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Benzodiazepine during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
- Brain tumor: A condition which is characterized by the abnormal growth of tissue within the brain
- Cognitive impairment: General loss of mental or cognitive ability
- Confusion: Mental confusion and impaired thinking.
- Confusion symptoms: Symptoms closely related to mental confusion.
- Delirium: Severe mental deterioration
- Dementia: Mental confusion and impaired thought.
- Encephalitis: Infection of the brain (as a symptom)
- Forgetfulness: Forgetting things or loss of memory ability
- Head injury: Any injury that occurs to the head
- Hypotension: 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.
- Hypoxia: This is where there is a reduction of oxygen supply to parts of the body below what is required for adequate perfusion
- Level of consciousness symptoms: Symptoms related to consciousness such as coma or loss of consciousness.
- 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.
- Meningitis: Infection of the membrane around the brain (as a symptom)
- Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
- Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
- Stroke: Brain-related symptoms of bleeding or blockage.
- Stroke symptoms: Brain-related symptoms of bleeding or blockage.
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