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amentia

amentia is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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(ā″men′ch(ē-)ă)

[L. amentia, madness, insanity]

1. Congenital mental deficiency; mental retardation.
2. Mental disorder characterized by confusion, disorientation, and occasionally stupor.
SEE: dementia

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Amentia." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749641/all/nevoid_amentia.
Amentia. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749641/all/nevoid_amentia. Accessed June 27, 2019.
Amentia. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749641/all/nevoid_amentia
Amentia [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 27]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749641/all/nevoid_amentia.
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