A 33-year-old male asked:
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what are the possible cases that will lead to someone talking randomly / unorganised speech.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
This is dangerous: The person is having a transient ischemic attack until proved otherwise. Needs to be seen in the emergency room even if everyone thinks the problem is really drugs, unless the individual is known to have mental illness or other brain disease and this has happened before.
Answered on Sep 1, 2013
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Thank you, Dr. Friedlander, for the wisdom. While babbling on with information, precious time could be lost.
Sep 1, 2013
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Many: Some causes are particular to different groups. Elderly would be more likely to be dementia, delirium, blood infection, medication side effect, stroke. Young adults: substance abuse toxicity, schizophrenia, side effects, brain trauma. There are many more.
Answered on Aug 31, 2013

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