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Slurred Speech And Balance Problems
Symptoms previously: headaches, lightheadedness, balance problems. Symptoms then disappeared for a few months. Now include: ear pain, slurred speech?
Slurred Speech: Ask your pcp to refer you to a neurologist right away. You need to ake a deffinite diagnosis.
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I have episodes of clumsiness, glazed eyes, slurred speech, loss of memory, severe fatigue it is like I am inebriated during these episodes. I don't remember them. I have to lay down and nap for several hours after. When I wake I have no memory of the epi
Several ways: The imbalance or ataxia in ms is tough to manage, but the following may work: Buspirone occas. Works, physical therapy employing gait and coordination training is useful, wrist and ankle bracelet weights can stabilize. Fundamental is to fully control the ms as potently as possible. Consider one of the newer drugs, and take supplemental vitamin d-3. Canes and walkers may be useful.
I have optic neuritis numbness, balance problems, memory loss and chronic pain do you think I have ms?
It is possible: Certainly, you have symptoms that sound very ms like. But, I cannot say for sure without more info, an exam and mris of your brain/neck.See 2 more doctor answers
My daughter has developed slurred speech and balance issues today along with lethargy. Could sinusitis do this? Had CT brain today which was normal.
Evaluation: She should be evaluated by neurology to find the cause so be treated.
My grandfather is having chest pain problems swallowing and slurred speech what is going on with him?
Can pharyngeal flap reconstruction for hypernasality cause major problems in adults? Such as slurred speech or unable to speak properly?
Surgery: Definitely. I would weigh all your options before this type of surgerySee 1 more doctor answer
Will an MRI without contrast show the beginning signs of MS? Symptoms: slurred speech, memory problems, unsteady gait, confusion, etc.
Complex question: There are 3 types of MRI used to diagnose MS: T1-weighted, T-2 weighted, and FLAIR. No single test is used to diagnose MS, generally a combination of tests over time is needed to get a definitive diagnosis. You need to consult a neurologist experienced with MS and let him or her guide you. Do you have a family history of this disease? Although chronic, progression can be very slow. Good luck!
I was having bowel problems. I almost pasted out. Hand stiffened & fingers. Came together & I cant move them. Feet do the same. Slurred speech & pain?
Neurology consult: Symptoms you describe, slurred speech and paralysis are often associated with "stroke" (termed CVA, or TIA if symptoms go away within 24hrs). Other causes such as certain types of migraines, or vascular spasms might also give similar symptoms. I would consult a Neurologist for an exam. It is very likely they will also order an MRI or CT imaging of the brain to aid in diagnosis.
Can a Rathke's Cleft Cyst cause weight loss, speech & balance problems, pins & needles all over, general unwell? - High Prolactin, TSH, FSH & norm T4.
Pituitary Hormones: A Rathke Cleft Cyst typically occurs around the pituitary gland and can affect all the hormones the pituitary gland produces. These hormones include: Prolactin, TSH (thyroid), Growth Hormone, LH & FSH, ACTH (Cortisol) and ADH (vasopressin) (antidiuretic hormone). Talk to your doctor about an abnormal cortisol level (adrenal insufficiency) or ADH (vasopressin) (diabetes insipidus) given your current symptoms.
Episodes of tremors, numbness, foot drop, vision and balance problems in a 37 year-old woman.....?
Common symptom: Slurred speech is a common symptom after sustaining a concussion, along with headaches, confusion, ringing in the ears, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, etc. I do hope you have been seen for this condition to make sure everything seems to be getting better. Rest is very important, both physically and intellectually (meaning not returning to school or work for several days in most cases).
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Lack of oxygen: In a stroke, brain areas that are essential to function such as language and movement are deprived of oxygen and nutrients. These areas stop functioning soon after blood flow stops. If flow is not restored promptly, these portions of the brain will be permanently damaged.See 1 more doctor answer
I can feel chick walls swollen from inside but there is no pain, chin tingles, and sometimes I have slurred speech, not sure what is going?
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