Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Confusion and Irritability 33 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 33 conditions that can cause Confusion and Irritability.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Confusion and Irritability.
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Confusion and Irritability.
  1. Drug Abuse
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Hypoglycemia
  4. Insulin Reaction
  5. Narcotic Withdrawal
There are 10 uncommon conditions that can cause Confusion and Irritability.
  1. Alzheimer's Disease
  2. Brain Contusion
  3. Concussion
  4. Drug Withdrawal
  5. Electrolyte Imbalance
  6. Hypernatremia
  7. Hyponatremia
  8. Lead Poisoning
  9. Organic Brain Syndrome
  10. Postpartum Depression
There are 17 rare conditions that can cause Confusion and Irritability.
  1. Acetaminophen Overdose
  2. Addison's Disease
  3. Beriberi
  4. Cryptococcal Infection
  5. Cryptococcal Meningitis
  6. Equine Encephalitis
  7. Heatstroke
  8. Hydrocephalus
  9. Hypothermia
  10. Malignant Hypertension
  11. Neurosyphilis
  12. Nocardia Infection
  13. Polio
  14. Rabies
  15. Reye's Syndrome
  16. Spina Bifida
  17. Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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