Disease Information for High altitude cerebral edema

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Slow pulse/Bradycardia
Nausea
Vomiting
Altered mental status Mental status change
Awkward Uncoordinated Child
CNS symptoms/signs
Cognitive defect
Confusion/Disoriented
Coordination/signs
Dizziness/Dizzy
Finger to nose test abnormality
Focal neurologic deficit
Headache
Headache, severe
Headache/pain, basioccipital
Heel to shin test abnormality
Impaired judgement/signs
Irritability/short tempered
Limb Ataxia
Limb ataxia/clumsiness child
Morning headaches
Nocturnal Headache
Obtunded/poorly responsive status/signs
Occipital Headache
Papilledema on exam
Staggering Gait
Sudden unconsciousness
Unable to tandem walk/straight line
Unconscious/Narcosis status
Acutely ill patient/signs
Nocturnal awakenings Events Phenomenon
Acute Bilateral Vision Loss
Difficulty Focusing Eyes
Diplopia Double vision
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Travel, Geographic & Climate Related Factors
Residence/travel/Mountanous areas
Population Group
Man
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Male
Population/Man patient
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
PCO2, arterial blood (Lab)
pO2, arterial blood (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
pH, arterial blood (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Lumbar puncture/Increased CSF pressure/LP test
Pathology
PATH/Brain Focal Degeneration/Lesion
Electrodiagnosis
Pulse oximetry/low O2 saturation
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Sinus bradycardia (ECG)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Alzheimers disease
Associated Disease & Complications
Alkalosis
Alkalosis, respiratory
Coma in Children
Coma/Unconscious
High altitude cerebral edema syndrome
Hypoxemia
Hypoxia, systemic
Psychosis
Sinus bradycardia
Vascular headache
Sudden Death Young Athlete
Ataxia Disorder
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Neurologic (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/CNS mass lesion effect
Pathophysiology/CSF Pressure Increased
Pathophysiology/Respiratory Alkalosis and Hypoxia
Pathophysiology/Bicarbonate diuresis process
Process
PROCESS/Complicating disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Complicating/Specific process disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Electromagnetic/physics trauma (category)
PROCESS/Environment disorder/disease (ex)
PROCESS/High altitude disorder (ex).
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Acetazolamide (Diamox)
RX/Carbonic anhydrase inhibitor
RX/Prednisone (Deltasone)
Other Treatments
TX/Portable Hyperbaric Bag
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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