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Conditions

Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia, affecting an estimated 850,000 people in the UK.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Memory loss
  • Confused or muddled
  • Aggressive behaviour
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Repetitive behaviour

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Alzheimer's disease.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Aneurysm

An aneurysm is a bulge in a blood vessel caused by a weakness in the blood vessel wall, usually where it branches.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Weakness of one side of the body
  • Severe headache
  • Numbness or tingling on one side of body
  • Headache that came on suddenly
  • Neck stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Aneurysm.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Encephalitis

Encephalitis is an uncommon but serious condition that causes inflammation of the brain.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • High temperature
  • Headache
  • Fits or seizure
  • Confusion which is new
  • Confused or muddled

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Encephalitis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Major head injury

Severe head injuries require immediate medical attention because there's a risk of serious brain damage.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Head injury
  • Memory loss
  • Confusion which is new
  • Seeing double
  • Lightheaded or feeling dizzy

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Major head injury.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Subdural hemorrhage

A subdural haematoma is a serious brain condition that is often caused by a head injury.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Headache getting worse over time
  • Head injury
  • Feeling sick or nausea
  • Confused or muddled
  • Feel unbalanced

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Subdural hemorrhage.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: Our website provides useful information but is not a substitute for medical advice. You should always seek the advice of your doctor when making decisions about your health.

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