organic mental illness

  1. what is the cause for organic mental illness?
    cause related to disease process or structural changes
  2. what main disease causes organic mental illness?
    • dementia
    • progressive and irreversible disease of the brain
  3. with organic mental illness what develops gradually?
    • gradual development of memory impairment and cognitive disturbance¬†
    • leading to disturbance in executive functioning
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davidgoddard93
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organic mental illness
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