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Last Updated: September 27, 2018

Table 1: Encephalopathy
Differential list for encephalopathy
Neoplastic
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis
Infectious
  • Sepsis (DIC)
  • PML
  • HIV associated encephalopathy
  • Encephalitis
  • Meningitis
  • Cerebral malaria
Vascular
  • Malignant hypertension
  • Acute intracranial hypotension
  • Binswanger’s disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Ischemia
Endocrine
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hyperosmolar nonketotic coma
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Thyrotoxicosis
  • Myxedema coma
  • Pituitary apoplexy
  • Cushing’s disease
  • Addison’s disease
Metabolic
  • Carbon dioxide narcosis
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Uremia
  • Dehydration (electrolyte anomalies)
  • Porphyria
  • Maple syrup urine disease
  • Lactic acidosis
  • Hypovitaminosis B12
  • ...