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Alteration in consciousness
General weakness    
Low blood pressure    
Shortness of breath    

5 possible causes of "Alteration in consciousness, ..."
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Alteration in consciousness
  • General weakness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Heart murmurs
1. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that affects the chambers of your heart. You have four heart chambers: two atria in the upper half of the heart and two ventricles in the lower half. Th...
Symptoms:
  • Fatigue
  • Alteration in consciousness
  • General weakness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Lethargy
2. Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiogenic shock is a state where the heart has been damaged to the point where it is unable to supply enough blood to the organs of the body. As a result of the failure of the heart to pump enough nutrients to th...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Alteration in consciousness
  • General weakness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Ataxia
3. Hypovolemic Shock
Hypovolemic shock is a life-threatening condition that results when you lose more than 20 percent (one-fifth) of your body's blood or fluid supply. This severe fluid loss makes it impossible for the heart to pum...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Alteration in consciousness
  • General weakness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Rapid breathing
4. Caffeine Overdose
Caffeine overdose may occur when you ingest more than the recommended amount of caffeine, which is usually 200 to 300 mg per day. However, a safe amount of caffeine is different for everyone, as it depends on weight...
Symptoms:
  • Difficulty breathing when lying down
  • Alteration in consciousness
  • General weakness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Increased urination
5. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a serious complication that stems from diabetes. If you don't have enough insulin to help your body process sugars (glucose), your body will start burning fat to fuel itself. As a result...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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