Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Memory Problem 61 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 61 conditions that can cause Memory Problem.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Memory Problem.
  1. Alcoholism
  2. Major Depression
There are 7 somewhat common conditions that can cause Memory Problem.
  1. Head Injury
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Neurological Disease
  4. Senile Dementia
  5. Sleep Apnea
  6. Stroke
  7. TIA
There are 12 uncommon conditions that can cause Memory Problem.
  1. Alzheimer's Disease
  2. Brain Contusion
  3. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  4. Concussion
  5. Lead Poisoning
  6. Multiple Sclerosis
  7. Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  8. Organic Brain Syndrome
  9. Parkinson's Disease
  10. Pernicious Anemia
  11. Petit-Mal Seizures
  12. Sedative Overdose
There are 40 rare conditions that can cause Memory Problem.
  1. Addison's Disease
  2. Astrocytoma
  3. Brain Abscess
  4. Brain Cancer
  5. Brain Tumor
  6. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  7. Craniopharyngioma
  8. End Stage Renal Disease
  9. Ependymoma
  10. Epidural Hematoma
  11. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  12. Glioma
  13. Herpes Encephalitis
  14. Huntington's Disease
  15. Hydrocephalus
  16. Hyperparathyroidism
  17. Hypoparathyroidism
  18. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  19. Lightning Injury
  20. Lupus
  21. Medullary Cystic Disease
  22. Medulloblastoma
  23. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  24. Meningioma
  25. Oligodendroglioma
  26. Pick's Disease
  27. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  28. Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
  29. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  30. PTSD
  31. Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  32. Skull Fracture
  33. Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
  34. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  35. Subdural Hematoma
  36. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  37. Transient Global Amnesia
  38. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  39. Vascular Brain Tumors
  40. Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Last Updated: Nov 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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