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What is the definition or description of: decreased mental status?

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Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine

In brief: Confusion

Decreased or altered mental status is a clinical description of an individual who is not oriented to person, place or time.
It can be a symptom of infection, stroke, seizures, or any thing that messes with the brain.

In brief: Confusion

Decreased or altered mental status is a clinical description of an individual who is not oriented to person, place or time.
It can be a symptom of infection, stroke, seizures, or any thing that messes with the brain.
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
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