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Acute onset of headache in the elderly and Apnea in children and Nuchal rigidity and Resistance to neck flexion
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Acute onset of headache in the elderly and Apnea in children and Nuchal rigidity and Resistance to neck flexion

  • Acute onset of headache in the elderly AND Apnea in children AND Nuchal rigidity AND Resistance to neck flexion - Causes of All Symptoms
  • Acute onset of headache in the elderly OR Apnea in children OR Nuchal rigidity OR Resistance to neck flexion - 59 causes

Acute onset of headache in the elderly:

Apnea in children:

Nuchal rigidity:

Resistance to neck flexion:

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Results: 59 causes of Acute onset of headache in the elderly OR Apnea in children OR Nuchal rigidity OR Resistance to neck flexion

    1. Acute meningitis
     Acute meningitis is an inflammation of the brain that presents in an acute fashion. The inflammation may be the result of infective agents such as bacteria, viruses and fungi as well as non-infective agents such as certain drugs. Acute forms of meningitis...more »
    2. Anemia
     Reduced ability of blood to carry oxygen from various possible causes....more »
    3. Ankylosing spondylarthritis
     Inflammation of one or more spine joints. The spine becomes progressively painful and stiff and the spine joints may eventually fuse and cause disability. The condition may vary from mild to severe. Inflammation can affect other joints and tissues....more »
    4. Anoxia
     Lack of oxygen to the body's tissues....more »
    5. Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
     Bulging and weakness of the aorta in the area of the chest. The condition is life-threatening as death can occur rapidly if the aneurysm bursts....more »
    6. Apnea of prematurity
     AOP occurs in infants who are born prematurely (before 34 weeks of pregnancy)....more »
    7. Brain abscess
     Pus accumulating into an abscess on the brain...more »
    8. Brain cancer
     Cancer of the brain....more »
    9. Bronchiolitis
     Inflammation of the bronchioles....more »
    10. Cervical Spondylosis
     Condition where bony changes within the cervical spine causes spinal cord compression with associated neck pain; usually seen in patients over 40 years of age....more »

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