Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Feel Lightheaded 248 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 248 conditions that can cause Feel Lightheaded.

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There are 32 common conditions that can cause Feel Lightheaded.
  1. Alcohol Poisoning
  2. Alcohol Withdrawal
  3. Allergic Reactions
  4. Ant Bites
  5. Anxiety Disorder
  6. Bacterial Gastroenteritis
  7. Bee Sting
  8. Benign Positional Vertigo
  9. Cerumen Impaction
  10. Dehydration
  11. Deviated Septum
  12. Diabetes
  13. Endometriosis
  14. Food Poisoning
  15. Gastritis
  16. Gastroenteritis
  17. Hangover
  18. Head Contusion
  19. Hyperemesis Gravidarum
  20. Hypertension
  21. Influenza
  22. Iron Deficient Anemia
  23. Menopause
  24. Migraine Headache
  25. Motion Sickness
  26. Otitis Media
  27. Otosclerosis
  28. Sinusitis
  29. Type 2 Diabetes
  30. Vaginal Bleeding after Delivery
  31. Vasovagal Syncope
  32. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 52 somewhat common conditions that can cause Feel Lightheaded.
  1. Abdominal Injury
  2. Acute Coronary Syndrome
  3. Adenomyosis
  4. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  5. Allergic Urticaria
  6. Anemia
  7. Angina
  8. Angiodysplasia
  9. Atypical Angina
  10. Barotitis Media
  11. Caffeine Overdose
  12. Campylobacter Enteritis
  13. Cocaine Abuse
  14. Coronary Artery Disease
  15. Diabetic Neuropathy
  16. Diverticulitis
  17. Drug Allergy
  18. Drug Side Effect
  19. Drug Toxicity
  20. Ear Injury
  21. Endemic Goiter
  22. Fibromyalgia
  23. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  24. Giardia Infection
  25. Head Injury
  26. Heart Attack
  27. Heart Murmurs
  28. Heat Illness
  29. Hypoglycemia
  30. Insulin Reaction
  31. Jellyfish Stings
  32. Mitral Valve Prolapse
  33. Neurological Disease
  34. Orthostatic Hypotension
  35. Ovarian Cystic Disease
  36. Paget's Disease
  37. Panic Attacks
  38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  39. Phobias
  40. Plugged Eustachian Tube
  41. Postpartum Hemorrhage
  42. Pregnancy
  43. Premature Ventricular Contractions
  44. Primary Dysmenorrhea
  45. Rotavirus
  46. Stress Reaction
  47. Stroke
  48. TIA
  49. Traveler's Diarrhea
  50. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  51. Vaginal Bleeding after Hysterectomy
  52. Ventricular Arrhythmia
There are 50 uncommon conditions that can cause Feel Lightheaded.
  1. Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  2. Anaphylaxis
  3. Aortic Stenosis
  4. Arrhythmia
  5. Atrial Fibrillation
  6. Atrial Flutter
  7. Autonomic Neuropathy
  8. Basilar Migraine
  9. Brain Contusion
  10. Cardiac Syndrome X
  11. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  12. Concussion
  13. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  14. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  15. Digoxin Toxicity
  16. Drug Withdrawal
  17. Electrical Injury
  18. Electrolyte Imbalance
  19. Esophageal Ulcers
  20. Esophageal Varices
  21. Gestational Diabetes
  22. Heart Block
  23. Heat Exhaustion
  24. Heat Syncope
  25. Holiday Heart Syndrome
  26. Hypernatremia
  27. Hypotension
  28. Labyrinthitis
  29. Left Bundle Branch Block
  30. Liver Injury
  31. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  32. Megaloblastic Anemia
  33. Mitral Regurgitation
  34. Multiple Sclerosis
  35. Peanut Allergy
  36. Pernicious Anemia
  37. Preeclampsia
  38. Right Bundle Branch Block
  39. Salmonella Infection
  40. Secondary Dysmenorrhea
  41. Sedative Overdose
  42. Sickle Cell Anemia
  43. Social Phobia
  44. Spinal Headache
  45. Stab Wounds
  46. Theophylline Toxicity
  47. Third Degree Heart Block
  48. Type 1 Diabetes
  49. Valvular Heart Disease
  50. Vascular Injuries
There are 114 rare conditions that can cause Feel Lightheaded.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Acoustic Neuroma
  3. Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  4. Acromegaly
  5. Addison's Disease
  6. Anhidrosis
  7. Aplastic Anemia
  8. Aspirin Overdose
  9. Astrocytoma
  10. Atrial Myxoma
  11. Autonomic Hyperreflexia
  12. Beriberi
  13. Brain Cancer
  14. Brain Tumor
  15. Carcinoid Syndrome
  16. Carotid Sinus Hypersensitivity
  17. Cerebellar Hemorrhage
  18. Cerebral Aneurysm
  19. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  20. Chiari Malformation
  21. Cholera
  22. Cholesteatoma
  23. Ciguatera
  24. Cor Pulmonale
  25. Craniopharyngioma
  26. Cyanide Poisoning
  27. Diabetes Insipidus
  28. Dissecting Thoracic Aneurysm
  29. Dumping Syndrome
  30. Ectopic Pregnancy
  31. Ependymoma
  32. Epidural Hematoma
  33. Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  34. Fanconi's Syndrome
  35. Gangrene
  36. Gardner's Syndrome
  37. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  38. Glioma
  39. Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  40. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
  41. Hantavirus
  42. Hemolytic Anemia
  43. Hemothorax
  44. Hydrocarbon Inhalation
  45. Hydrocephalus
  46. Hypopituitarism
  47. Hypothermia
  48. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  49. Lown Ganong Levine Syndrome
  50. Malignant Hypertension
  51. Medulloblastoma
  52. Meniere's Disease
  53. Meningioma
  54. Myocardial Contusion
  55. Neurofibromatosis
  56. Neurosyphilis
  57. Norwalk Virus Infection
  58. Oligodendroglioma
  59. Ovarian Torsion
  60. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  61. Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  62. Pelvic Bone Fracture
  63. Perforated Bowel
  64. Perforated Ulcer
  65. Pericardial Tamponade
  66. Peritonsillar Abscess
  67. Pheochromocytoma
  68. Placenta Previa
  69. Placental Abruption
  70. Pneumothorax
  71. Polycythemia Vera
  72. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  73. Prinzmetal's Angina
  74. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  75. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  76. Pulmonary Contusion
  77. Pulmonary Embolism
  78. Pulmonary Hypertension
  79. Pulmonary Stenosis
  80. Renal Artery Stenosis
  81. Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy
  82. SARS
  83. Second Degree Heart Block
  84. Serotonin Syndrome
  85. Shigella Infection
  86. Shy-Drager Syndrome
  87. Sick Sinus Syndrome
  88. Silo Filler's Disease
  89. Skull Fracture
  90. Snakebite
  91. Spherocytosis
  92. Spina Bifida
  93. Spleen Injury
  94. Splenomegaly
  95. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  96. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  97. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  98. Takayasu's Arteritis
  99. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  100. Toxic Inhalations
  101. Toxic Megacolon
  102. Toxic Shock Syndrome
  103. Transient Global Amnesia
  104. Traumatic Pneumothorax
  105. Vascular Brain Tumors
  106. Ventricular Aneurysm
  107. Ventricular Septal Defect
  108. Ventricular Tachycardia
  109. Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency
  110. Vestibular Neuronitis
  111. Von Hippel-Lindau Disease
  112. Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
  113. Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome
  114. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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