The Cause Of Decreased Consciousness And Asking Questions?
my wife has been decreasing for a month now, she is mostly daydreaming and lazy to get up, so she likes asking questions “and her body condition is very weak … thanks, please help
Hello. Thank you for the question submitted to HealthReplies.com. We can understand the concern you feel.
How old is your wife now? Does your wife and first-line family (father, mother, siblings) have a history of high blood pressure, diabetes mellitus, or stroke?
There are several possibilities that can cause a decrease in consciousness accompanied by weakness of the body that is difficult or can not be moved, including:
Stroke, which is a collection of symptoms / neurologic signs / localized / common that develops rapidly, decreased brain function, with symptoms that last> 24 hours or cause death. Stroke symptoms that can be recognized are FACE, consisting of: F (face, asymmetrical face when smiling), A (arms, difficult to lift one or both hands), S (speech, pelo speech), T (time, immediately bring it to the hospital if the patient experiences these symptoms). Central nervous system infections, can be in the form of meningitis / encephalitis / brain abscess, generally accompanied by symptoms of fever, seizures, decreased consciousness Head injury, for example: due to trauma / impact Autoimmune diseases, for example: multiple sclerosis, Guillain-Barre syndrome Metabolic disorders, for example: decreased blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia) Side effects of certain drugs, such as drugs that are sedative (making drowsiness / loss of consciousness) Psychological disorders, thought of as a cause if other possible causes have been eliminated In order to get an appropriate evaluation, you are advised to immediately check with a doctor or neurologist because it does not rule out the possibility that your wife's condition is an emergency condition, the doctor can perform emergency treatment according to the indications that may be obtained, then conduct a secondary evaluation through history taking, physical examination and support (if necessary) to overcome the siss kit that underlies complaints, for example: CT scans and blood tests.
At home, patients are encouraged to eat balanced nutritious food, continue to mobilize according to ability and be gradually improved to prevent a decrease in muscle mass, and accompanied by family when moving / doing activities to prevent the risk of falling.
To enrich insight, you can read articles about stroke. Thus information from us. Hopefully always healthy. May be useful.