Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Confusion and Abnormal Slurred Speech 60 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 60 conditions that can cause Confusion and Abnormal Slurred Speech.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Confusion and Abnormal Slurred Speech.
  1. Alcohol Poisoning
  2. Falls
There are 7 somewhat common conditions that can cause Confusion and Abnormal Slurred Speech.
  1. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  2. Epilepsy
  3. Head Injury
  4. Insulin Reaction
  5. Neurological Disease
  6. Stroke
  7. TIA
There are 12 uncommon conditions that can cause Confusion and Abnormal Slurred Speech.
  1. Brain Contusion
  2. Coagulopathy
  3. Concussion
  4. Low Platelet Count
  5. Multiple Sclerosis
  6. Narcotic Overdose
  7. Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  8. Organic Brain Syndrome
  9. Parkinson's Disease
  10. Scuba Injuries
  11. Sedative Overdose
  12. Seizures
There are 39 rare conditions that can cause Confusion and Abnormal Slurred Speech.
  1. Astrocytoma
  2. Brain Abscess
  3. Brain Cancer
  4. Brain Tumor
  5. Cerebral Aneurysm
  6. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  7. Cerebral Lymphoma
  8. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  9. Craniopharyngioma
  10. Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  11. Ependymoma
  12. Epidural Hematoma
  13. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  14. Glioma
  15. Heatstroke
  16. Huntington's Disease
  17. Hypothermia
  18. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  19. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  20. Malignant Hypertension
  21. Medulloblastoma
  22. Meningioma
  23. Oligodendroglioma
  24. Pick's Disease
  25. Platelet Function Disorder
  26. Polio
  27. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  28. Rabies
  29. Shy-Drager Syndrome
  30. Skull Fracture
  31. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  32. Subdural Hematoma
  33. Thrombasthenia
  34. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  35. Toxoplasmosis
  36. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  37. Vascular Brain Tumors
  38. Von Hippel-Lindau Disease
  39. Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Last Updated: Mar 1, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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