Acute Organic Brain Syndrome
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Definition of the noun acute organic brain syndrome
What does acute organic brain syndrome mean as a name of something?
- any disorder (as sudden confusion or disorientation) in an otherwise normal person that is due to reversible (temporary) impairment of brain tissues (as by head injuries or drugs or infection)
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The Patient (2013)
Biological, Psychological, and Social Dimensions of Medical Practice by Hoyle Leigh
Acute organic brain syndromes (delirium) are caused by reversible metabolic changes in the brain, such as those associated with delirium tremens, anoxemia, and intoxications. Acute organic brain syndrome is a reversible state, not a ...
The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance
AOBS = acute organic brain syndrome AOC= abridged ocular chart AOC= acute obstructive cholangitis AOC = advanced ovarian cancer AOC= age-of-onset criterion AOC= allene oxide cyclase AOC = allyloxycarbonyl AOC = amyloxycarbonyl ...
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