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Glossary: delirium, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

delirium

(deh-LEER-ee-um)

A mental state in which a person is confused, disoriented, and not able to think or remember clearly. The person may also be agitated and have hallucinations, and extreme excitement.

2006-01-25Cognitive Disorders and DeliriumTrastornos cognitivos y delirio