Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Suddenly Fainted and New Difficulty with Balance 53 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 53 conditions that can cause Suddenly Fainted and New Difficulty with Balance.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Suddenly Fainted and New Difficulty with Balance.
  1. Alcohol Poisoning
  2. Alcohol Withdrawal
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Suddenly Fainted and New Difficulty with Balance.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Drug Toxicity
  3. Head Injury
  4. Hypoglycemia
  5. Insulin Reaction
  6. Premature Ventricular Contractions
There are 9 uncommon conditions that can cause Suddenly Fainted and New Difficulty with Balance.
  1. Acanthamoeba Infection
  2. Arrhythmia
  3. Brain Contusion
  4. Concussion
  5. Drug Withdrawal
  6. Electrical Injury
  7. Multiple Sclerosis
  8. Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  9. Pernicious Anemia
There are 36 rare conditions that can cause Suddenly Fainted and New Difficulty with Balance.
  1. Addison's Disease
  2. Astrocytoma
  3. Brain Abscess
  4. Brain Cancer
  5. Brain Tumor
  6. Cerebral Aneurysm
  7. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  8. Cerebral Lymphoma
  9. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  10. Craniopharyngioma
  11. Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  12. Cryptococcal Infection
  13. Cryptococcal Meningitis
  14. Cyanide Poisoning
  15. Ependymoma
  16. Epidural Hematoma
  17. Gaucher's Disease
  18. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  19. Glioma
  20. Herpes Encephalitis
  21. High Altitude Cerebral Edema
  22. Huntington's Disease
  23. Malignant Hypertension
  24. Medulloblastoma
  25. Meningioma
  26. Neurofibromatosis
  27. Oligodendroglioma
  28. Pineal Tumor
  29. Polycythemia Vera
  30. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  31. Skull Fracture
  32. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  33. Subdural Hematoma
  34. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  35. Vascular Brain Tumors
  36. Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

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