Symptom/Finding

delirium

Description

"A state of temporary mental confusion and clouded consciousness resulting from high fever, intoxication, or shock and characterized by anxiety, tremors, hallucinations, delusions, and incoherence" [American Heritage Dictionary]

Category

Neurological

ICD-9 Code

293.0

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