Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Fainting and Coma 72 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 72 conditions that can cause Fainting and Coma.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Fainting and Coma.
  1. Alcohol Poisoning
  2. Dehydration
  3. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 9 somewhat common conditions that can cause Fainting and Coma.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Drug Toxicity
  3. Epilepsy
  4. Head Injury
  5. Hepatitis B
  6. Hepatitis
  7. Hypoglycemia
  8. Kidney Disease
  9. Rotavirus
There are 15 uncommon conditions that can cause Fainting and Coma.
  1. Arbovirus Infection
  2. Brain Contusion
  3. California Group Virus
  4. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  5. Drug Withdrawal
  6. Electrical Injury
  7. Electrolyte Imbalance
  8. Hepatitis C
  9. Hyponatremia
  10. Lead Poisoning
  11. Meningitis
  12. Salmonella Infection
  13. Seizures
  14. Smoke Inhalation
  15. Viral Meningitis
There are 45 rare conditions that can cause Fainting and Coma.
  1. Addison's Disease
  2. Adrenoleukodystrophy
  3. Aortic Rupture
  4. Astrocytoma
  5. Brain Abscess
  6. Brain Cancer
  7. Brain Tumor
  8. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  9. Cyanide Poisoning
  10. Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
  11. Eclampsia
  12. Encephalitis
  13. End Stage Renal Disease
  14. Epidural Hematoma
  15. Fat Embolism
  16. Heatstroke
  17. Hepatitis D
  18. Hepatitis E
  19. High Altitude Cerebral Edema
  20. Inhaled Foreign Body
  21. Insecticide Inhalation
  22. Japanese Encephalitis
  23. Malaria
  24. Malignant Hypertension
  25. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  26. Nonketotic Hyperglycemic Coma
  27. Pericardial Tamponade
  28. Phlebotomus Fever
  29. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  30. Pulmonary Embolism
  31. Rabies
  32. Reye's Syndrome
  33. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  34. Serotonin Syndrome
  35. Shigella Infection
  36. Shock
  37. Skull Fracture
  38. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  39. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  40. Subdural Hematoma
  41. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  42. Toxic Inhalations
  43. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  44. Ventricular Fibrillation
  45. West Nile Virus

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