Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview

Severe Memory Loss and Acting Confused 52 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 52 conditions that can cause Severe Memory Loss and Acting Confused.

Mouse over to view each condition's most common symptoms

There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Severe Memory Loss and Acting Confused.
  1. Head Injury
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Neurological Disease
  4. Senile Dementia
  5. Stroke
  6. TIA
There are 12 uncommon conditions that can cause Severe Memory Loss and Acting Confused.
  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 34 rare conditions that can cause Severe Memory Loss and Acting Confused.
  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. Medulloblastoma
  21. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  22. Meningioma
  23. Oligodendroglioma
  24. Pick's Disease
  25. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  26. Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  27. Skull Fracture
  28. Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
  29. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  30. Subdural Hematoma
  31. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  32. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  33. Vascular Brain Tumors
  34. Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Last Updated: Nov 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

References
  1. Ferri's Clinical Advisor, Fred F. Ferri - 2007
  2. Griffith's 5-Minute Clinical Consult, Mark Dambro - 2006
  3. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo - 2008
  4. Emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide; Judith E. Tintinalli, Gabor D. Kelen, J. Stephan Stapczynski - 2004
  5. Nelson textbook of pediatrics, Robert Kliegman, Richard E. Behrman, Waldo Emerson Nelson - 2007

FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.