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... My 92 year old grandmother suddenly got very confused and when we took her to the hospital she was diagnosed with a severe UTI caused by mild dehydration. She too is afraid of wetting herself so she drinks less than she should. ... (6 replies)
... brain barrier and cause all sorts of mental disturbance. This is often the first or indeed the only symptom of UTIs in older people. ... (6 replies)
... I have UTI's and I do not have confusion. What I take for UT's is cranberry juice. It works everytime. ... (6 replies)

... UTI's are extremely common in the elderly and they do cause confusion. ... (6 replies)
... Hi. All I can say is that they kept finding high levels of uric acid in my mum's bloodstream, and that when they treated the UTIs, her confusion cleared. ... (6 replies)
... Ann, we seem to be having this same problem with my grandmother. She's also in her 70's and has had breast cancer and heart problems too. ... (6 replies)
... mobility problems. She has marginally normal blood glucose levels which we monitor daily. She has had reaccurring problems with dizziness and lightheadedness but they have ruled out blood pressure drops, strokes and most other causes. We are told that vertigo is not uncommon in elderly. ... (4 replies)
... and improved rapidly, but then just as she was about to come home, she knocked her leg on the bed and ended up on IV antibiotics for 6 weeks for cellulitis. ... (6 replies)

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