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Acute onset of headache in the elderly and Decreased level of consciousness and Nuchal rigidity and Violent behavior
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Acute onset of headache in the elderly and Decreased level of consciousness and Nuchal rigidity and Violent behavior

  • Acute onset of headache in the elderly AND Decreased level of consciousness AND Nuchal rigidity AND Violent behavior - Causes of All Symptoms
  • Acute onset of headache in the elderly OR Decreased level of consciousness OR Nuchal rigidity OR Violent behavior - 102 causes

Acute onset of headache in the elderly:

Decreased level of consciousness:

Nuchal rigidity:

Violent behavior:

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Results: 102 causes of Acute onset of headache in the elderly OR Decreased level of consciousness OR Nuchal rigidity OR Violent behavior

    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. Adrenal crisis
     A condition which is characterized by insufficient amounts of the adrenocortical hormones that results in vomiting, nausea, hypotension and electrolyte abnormalities...more »
    3. Alcohol abuse
     Excessive use of alcohol ranging from binge drinking to severe alcoholism...more »
    4. Amphetamine abuse
     Use of the stimulant drugs known as amphetamines or "speed"...more »
    5. 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 »
    6. Anoxia
     Lack of oxygen to the body's tissues....more »
    7. 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 »
    8. Arrhythmias
     Irregularity in the heart's beating rhythm....more »
    9. Battaglia Neri syndrome
     A very rare syndrome characterized by mental retardation, small head, epilepsy, coarse facial features and skeletal anomalies. Only two reported cases of this syndrome....more »
    10. Bonneman-Meinecke-Reich syndrome
     A very rare syndrome characterized by calcium deposits in the brain tissue, deficiency of growth hormones and degeneration of the part of the eye called the retina....more »

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