Aggression or aggressive behavior may have various causes. A person may become aggressive with alcohol or drug intoxication, severe pain, agitation, neurological disease, and various mental health conditions.
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Causes of aggressive behavior may include:
- Alcohol intoxication
- Drug intoxication (e.g. amphetamines, hallucinogens)
- Hypoglycemic attack (e.g. “diabetic hypo”)
- Severe pain
- Psychotic episode (psychosis)
- Mental retardation (e.g. child-like aggression in an ...
Causes of Aggression
Causes of Agitation and Aggression:
Most of the time, agitation and aggression happen for a reason. When they happen, try to find the cause. If you deal with the causes, the behavior may stop. For example, the person may have
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Causes List for Aggression
Possible causes of Aggression (or similar symptoms) may include:2
- ACTH-independent macronodular adrenal hyperplasia (Agitation)
- Abuse (aggression, agitation, anger)
- Acoustic Neuroma (aggressive)
- Acute intermittent porphyria (agitation)
- Acute promyelocytic leukemia (aggressive form, aggressive type)
- Adenoid cystic carcinoma (aggressive)
- Adenosine deaminase 2 deficiency (Agitation)
- Adenylosuccinase deficiency (aggressive behavior)
- Adenylosuccinate lyase deficiency ...
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- Source: NIA (NIH): nia.nih.gov/ health/ coping-agitation-and-aggression-alzheimers-disease
- Source: Algorithmically Generated List
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